pedestrian countdown signals

Pedestrian countdown signals saves lives on Queens Boulevard
News Alexa Altman 1/24/2012 at 5:16PM

Bye-bye “Boulevard of Death.” Sixty-six intersections along Queens Boulevard have acquired pedestrian countdown signals (PCS), the latest safety improvement made by the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) throughout the borough. These fixtures, among over 2,100 new countdown signals installed in Queens in 2011, inform walkers of how much time is left before the [...]