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NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

The city will resume alternate side parking in the Big Apple for one week later this month to address “litter” in the streets, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced M [...] Read full article: NYC will resume alternate side parking f...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the next phase of streets opening up to pedestrians that will ban traffic and open up for pedestrians as part of a plan that aim [...] Read full article: Here Is the Next Round of Streets Openin...→

First round of NYC's new Open Streets plan closes seven miles of roads near parks - amNewYork

On the first day of May, the City Council and Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the first round of streets to be closed to most vehicular traffic as part of Read full article: First round of NYC's new Open Streets pl...→

`Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads for Pedestrians - Times of San Diego

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: `Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads f...→

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

“Over the next month, we will create a minimum of 40 miles of open streets...and as the crisis continues, the goal is to get up to 100 miles." Read full article: In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To...→

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Stephen England has finished more than 20 marathons and 75 ultra marathons in the last few years, but his latest race is unquestionably his most unique. Englan [...] Read full article: Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of...→

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

A Los Angeles city councilman is calling for streets to be made more accessible to people getting outdoor time by walking or biking during the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Str...→

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

More city streets are being closed to cars, and the city plans to add more bike lanes for people to use during the pandemic, but some commuters are worried wha [...] Read full article: While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Nee...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Out of 100 miles of open streets committed by Blaz, only nine are planned out - amNewYork

Up to two extra miles of streets will be closed to cars and open for pedestrians and cyclists on May 7 as the de Blasio administration continues to Read full article: Out of 100 miles of open streets committ...→

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

“You wear a mask to protect others,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo repeated again during his daily briefing. Read full article: 'Open Streets' program begins in NYC...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

The New York City Police Department is cracking down on packs of illegal dirt bike and ATV riders who have been racing through the Big Apple’s now-desolate str [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on...→

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

New York City leaders plan to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians for spring and summer recreation amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedes...→

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF 'SLOW STREETS': Oakland started the "Slow Streets" program. Now, with just 20% of Muni lines operating, San Francisco plans to follow suit by closing 13 mil [...] Read full article: SF to close 13 miles of city streets to ...→

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

King, who co-founded the Housing Works non-profit with three other AIDS activists in 1990, worried that homeless New Yorkers stricken with the coronavirus face [...] Read full article: Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus home...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland city officials on Thursday announced an additional five miles of streets that will receive soft closures to help support physical distancing during the [...] Read full article: Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Sl...→

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Givi...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

BY TINA BELLON New York City officials on Friday cautioned against a proposal to close some streets to car traffic to allow New Yorkers more space to stay Read full article: NYC officials pour cold water on proposa...→

City Council seeking up to 75 miles of open streets amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Weeks after Mayor Bill de Blasio launched and then quickly canceled an "open streets" program, the City Council wants to overturn that decision with a Read full article: City Council seeking up to 75 miles of o...→

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

The street closure, about 10% of the roads in Oakland, is the largest in the nation. The name: “Oakland Slow Streets.” The objective: Allow Oakland residents m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from ...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

The city will resume alternate side parking in the Big Apple for one week later this month to address “litter” in the streets, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced M [...] Read full article: NYC will resume alternate side parking f...→

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland city officials on Thursday announced an additional five miles of streets that will receive soft closures to help support physical distancing during the [...] Read full article: Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Sl...→

Out of 100 miles of open streets committed by Blaz, only nine are planned out - amNewYork

Up to two extra miles of streets will be closed to cars and open for pedestrians and cyclists on May 7 as the de Blasio administration continues to Read full article: Out of 100 miles of open streets committ...→

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the next phase of streets opening up to pedestrians that will ban traffic and open up for pedestrians as part of a plan that aim [...] Read full article: Here Is the Next Round of Streets Openin...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

`Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads for Pedestrians - Times of San Diego

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: `Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads f...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

New York City leaders plan to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians for spring and summer recreation amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedes...→

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Stephen England has finished more than 20 marathons and 75 ultra marathons in the last few years, but his latest race is unquestionably his most unique. Englan [...] Read full article: Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of...→

City Council seeking up to 75 miles of open streets amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Weeks after Mayor Bill de Blasio launched and then quickly canceled an "open streets" program, the City Council wants to overturn that decision with a Read full article: City Council seeking up to 75 miles of o...→

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

King, who co-founded the Housing Works non-profit with three other AIDS activists in 1990, worried that homeless New Yorkers stricken with the coronavirus face [...] Read full article: Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus home...→

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

More city streets are being closed to cars, and the city plans to add more bike lanes for people to use during the pandemic, but some commuters are worried wha [...] Read full article: While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Nee...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

“You wear a mask to protect others,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo repeated again during his daily briefing. Read full article: 'Open Streets' program begins in NYC...→

First round of NYC's new Open Streets plan closes seven miles of roads near parks - amNewYork

On the first day of May, the City Council and Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the first round of streets to be closed to most vehicular traffic as part of Read full article: First round of NYC's new Open Streets pl...→

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Givi...→

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

The New York City Police Department is cracking down on packs of illegal dirt bike and ATV riders who have been racing through the Big Apple’s now-desolate str [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on...→

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

“Over the next month, we will create a minimum of 40 miles of open streets...and as the crisis continues, the goal is to get up to 100 miles." Read full article: In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To...→

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

BY TINA BELLON New York City officials on Friday cautioned against a proposal to close some streets to car traffic to allow New Yorkers more space to stay Read full article: NYC officials pour cold water on proposa...→

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF 'SLOW STREETS': Oakland started the "Slow Streets" program. Now, with just 20% of Muni lines operating, San Francisco plans to follow suit by closing 13 mil [...] Read full article: SF to close 13 miles of city streets to ...→

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

A Los Angeles city councilman is calling for streets to be made more accessible to people getting outdoor time by walking or biking during the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Str...→

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

The street closure, about 10% of the roads in Oakland, is the largest in the nation. The name: “Oakland Slow Streets.” The objective: Allow Oakland residents m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from ...→

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Needed For Rise In Bike Riders, Actual Numbers Tell Another Story

More city streets are being closed to cars, and the city plans to add more bike lanes for people to use during the pandemic, but some commuters are worried wha [...] Read full article: While Mayor Says Closing NYC Streets Nee...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

NYC will resume alternate side parking for one week to clean streets

The city will resume alternate side parking in the Big Apple for one week later this month to address “litter” in the streets, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced M [...] Read full article: NYC will resume alternate side parking f...→

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Slow Streets Program

Oakland city officials on Thursday announced an additional five miles of streets that will receive soft closures to help support physical distancing during the [...] Read full article: Oakland Adds 5 More Miles Of Roads To Sl...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

Out of 100 miles of open streets committed by Blaz, only nine are planned out - amNewYork

Up to two extra miles of streets will be closed to cars and open for pedestrians and cyclists on May 7 as the de Blasio administration continues to Read full article: Out of 100 miles of open streets committ...→

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Here Is the Next Round of Streets Opening Up to Pedestrians in NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the next phase of streets opening up to pedestrians that will ban traffic and open up for pedestrians as part of a plan that aim [...] Read full article: Here Is the Next Round of Streets Openin...→

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

'Open Streets' program begins in NYC

“You wear a mask to protect others,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo repeated again during his daily briefing. Read full article: 'Open Streets' program begins in NYC...→

First round of NYC's new Open Streets plan closes seven miles of roads near parks - amNewYork

On the first day of May, the City Council and Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the first round of streets to be closed to most vehicular traffic as part of Read full article: First round of NYC's new Open Streets pl...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Giving More Room to Pedestrians and Cyclists

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: SD Closing Some Streets to Traffic, Givi...→

`Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads for Pedestrians - Times of San Diego

Stretches of four streets in San Diego will be closed to vehicle traffic beginning Thursday to increase walking and cycling space, allowing residents to get ou [...] Read full article: `Slow Streets' Program to Expand Roads f...→

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on illegal dirt bike, ATV riders racing through empty streets

The New York City Police Department is cracking down on packs of illegal dirt bike and ATV riders who have been racing through the Big Apple’s now-desolate str [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in NYC: Police crack down on...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To Open Up To 100 Miles Of Streets To Pedestrians & Cyclists

“Over the next month, we will create a minimum of 40 miles of open streets...and as the crisis continues, the goal is to get up to 100 miles." Read full article: In Reversal, De Blasio Announces Plan To...→

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians as weather warms

New York City leaders plan to open 40 miles of streets to pedestrians for spring and summer recreation amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NYC to open 40 miles of streets to pedes...→

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

NYC officials pour cold water on proposal to close some streets to cars - amNewYork

BY TINA BELLON New York City officials on Friday cautioned against a proposal to close some streets to car traffic to allow New Yorkers more space to stay Read full article: NYC officials pour cold water on proposa...→

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of Boston Marathon

Stephen England has finished more than 20 marathons and 75 ultra marathons in the last few years, but his latest race is unquestionably his most unique. Englan [...] Read full article: Man Runs 26 Miles on NYC Roof in Lieu of...→

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF to close 13 miles of city streets to allow cyclists, people on foot more room to socially distance

SF 'SLOW STREETS': Oakland started the "Slow Streets" program. Now, with just 20% of Muni lines operating, San Francisco plans to follow suit by closing 13 mil [...] Read full article: SF to close 13 miles of city streets to ...→

City Council seeking up to 75 miles of open streets amid COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

Weeks after Mayor Bill de Blasio launched and then quickly canceled an "open streets" program, the City Council wants to overturn that decision with a Read full article: City Council seeking up to 75 miles of o...→

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Streets To Partially Open To Pedestrians

A Los Angeles city councilman is calling for streets to be made more accessible to people getting outdoor time by walking or biking during the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LA Councilman Calls For Str...→

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus homeless shelters in NYC

King, who co-founded the Housing Works non-profit with three other AIDS activists in 1990, worried that homeless New Yorkers stricken with the coronavirus face [...] Read full article: Housing Works CEO opens coronavirus home...→

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from 74 miles of city streets

The street closure, about 10% of the roads in Oakland, is the largest in the nation. The name: “Oakland Slow Streets.” The objective: Allow Oakland residents m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland banishes cars from ...→