traffic safety

Op-ed: Make traffic safety a priority
News Op-Ed 2/01/2014 at 2:10PM

The 21st Street corridor between Queens Plaza and 20th Avenue has always been notorious for pedestrian fatalities. It serves as a conduit between the Queensboro and Robert F. Kennedy Bridges, resulting in cars, trucks, and other heavy vehicles using the street to move quickly between these two points.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/27/2014 at 7:25AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Monday: Cloudy early with peeks of sunshine expected late. High around 40. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Monday night: Partly cloudy. Low 14. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Live music at LIC Bar Check out live music every Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday night at LIC Bar, located at 45-58 [...]

Woodside residents put up community stop sign to demand safer streets
Woodside residents put up community stop sign to demand safer streets
West Angy Altamirano 10/30/2013 at 9:58AM

Woodside residents are taking matters into their own hands to make it safer to cross their streets. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer gathered with residents young and old on October 25 to rally against the dangerous traffic conditions along 47th Avenue in Woodside. The group then also put up their own community-made stop sign at the [...]