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The Latest: Protesters take to NYC streets after curfew

- Protesters take to New York City streets after curfew, again.... - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tells protesters they “matter,” urges COVID-19 tests. Read full article: The Latest: Protesters take to NYC stree...→

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

Up to 400,000 New Yorkers will be cleared to return to offices, stores and factories across New York City on June 8 — and the city needs to be ready to Read full article: MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles o...→

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

It comes following nights of protests in New York City over the death of George Floyd, whose restraint death during an encounter with Minneapolis police has to [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfe...→

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

Several streets in Chicago will close to traffic so that pedestrians, cyclists and area businesses can have more room while implementing social distancing, the [...] Read full article: These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make...→

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is at the controls of several proverbial green lights when it comes to reopening the city, including when to shut down more than a dozen m [...] Read full article: City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen ...→

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

The Open Streets program continues to expand as 13 additional miles are being added this weekend. Read full article: 13 miles of open streets added in expans...→

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds  as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

The beaches are open. In what may be the only openings to happen as scheduled amid the pandemic, all tri-state shores welcome beachgoers starting Friday. It wo [...] Read full article: NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces...→

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

An additional 12 miles across the boroughs opened Thursday for pedestrian and bike access. Read full article: More miles of NYC streets open only for ...→

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

The changes have been sought in neighborhoods like Del Rey, where LA City Councilman Mike Bonin cheered the impending change. Read full article: LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Str...→

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 Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

"To date, we announced several waves of open streets opening up, a total of over nine miles. By tomorrow we will double that total." Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

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...→

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic video of a nude man being pummeled after charging at pedestrians in New York City was confirmed by the NYPD as genuine. Read full article: Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up A...→

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

“We continue to increase the number of e-bikes and will have thousands on the street by the end of the summer," a Citi Bike spokesperson said. Read full article: Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of...→

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

The NYC Commission on Human Rights opened an investigation into an incident in Central Park in which a white woman called 911 claiming an African-American man [...] Read full article: NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Invest...→

City opens 13 more miles of streets to New Yorkers during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio announced on Friday that 13 more miles of street space will be closed off to cars this Saturday, May 23 to give more New Yorkers the Read full article: City opens 13 more miles of streets to N...→

City approves resolution on closing streets to vehicles and opening them for pedestrians, cyclists - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council unanimously approved a resolution May 18 requesting that the Commissioner of the Atlanta Department of Transportation (ADOT) close sel [...] Read full article: City approves resolution on closing stre...→

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

Mayor Bill de de Blasio announced New York City is expanding its criteria for COVID-19 testing as the city continues to see progress in combatting the pandemic [...] Read full article: NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testin...→

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...→

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...→

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

The MTA is demanding the de Blasio administration almost double the length of the city’s bus lanes by adding another 60 miles as part of its coronavirus reopen [...] Read full article: MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus ...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

More protests are expected across New York City on Sunday, now the fourth consecutive day of demonstrations against police brutality in the wake of the death o [...] Read full article: Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th D...→

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

The city has now met its initial goal of opening more than 40 miles of open streets as we enter the summer. Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

The city says its Open Streets program allows for greater social distancing while closing roads to car traffic, but not all residents are pleased with the move [...] Read full article: City hopes for 100 miles of open streets...→

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...→

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

He said of the 824 people who accepted help – either into a shelter or hospital – in the first week, 103 of them remain there. Read full article: NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pedi...→

Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets as New Yorkers motorists return - amNewYork

After open nine miles of roadway last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced 12 additional miles of social distancing space and nine miles of temporary Read full article: Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets a...→

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

New York City has not recorded a single pedestrian death since before the state implemented strict coronavirus restrictions that kept residents largely at home [...] Read full article: No pedestrians have died in NYC during c...→

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...→

The Latest: Protesters take to NYC streets after curfew

- Protesters take to New York City streets after curfew, again.... - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tells protesters they “matter,” urges COVID-19 tests. Read full article: The Latest: Protesters take to NYC stree...→

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

The MTA is demanding the de Blasio administration almost double the length of the city’s bus lanes by adding another 60 miles as part of its coronavirus reopen [...] Read full article: MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus ...→

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

It comes following nights of protests in New York City over the death of George Floyd, whose restraint death during an encounter with Minneapolis police has to [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfe...→

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

More protests are expected across New York City on Sunday, now the fourth consecutive day of demonstrations against police brutality in the wake of the death o [...] Read full article: Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th D...→

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is at the controls of several proverbial green lights when it comes to reopening the city, including when to shut down more than a dozen m [...] Read full article: City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen ...→

City opens 13 more miles of streets to New Yorkers during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio announced on Friday that 13 more miles of street space will be closed off to cars this Saturday, May 23 to give more New Yorkers the Read full article: City opens 13 more miles of streets to N...→

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds  as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

The beaches are open. In what may be the only openings to happen as scheduled amid the pandemic, all tri-state shores welcome beachgoers starting Friday. It wo [...] Read full article: NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces...→

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

The city says its Open Streets program allows for greater social distancing while closing roads to car traffic, but not all residents are pleased with the move [...] Read full article: City hopes for 100 miles of open streets...→

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

An additional 12 miles across the boroughs opened Thursday for pedestrian and bike access. Read full article: More miles of NYC streets open only for ...→

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

He said of the 824 people who accepted help – either into a shelter or hospital – in the first week, 103 of them remain there. Read full article: NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pedi...→

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...→

Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets as New Yorkers motorists return - amNewYork

After open nine miles of roadway last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced 12 additional miles of social distancing space and nine miles of temporary Read full article: Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets a...→

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...→

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...→

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic video of a nude man being pummeled after charging at pedestrians in New York City was confirmed by the NYPD as genuine. Read full article: Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up A...→

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

Up to 400,000 New Yorkers will be cleared to return to offices, stores and factories across New York City on June 8 — and the city needs to be ready to Read full article: MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles o...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

“We continue to increase the number of e-bikes and will have thousands on the street by the end of the summer," a Citi Bike spokesperson said. Read full article: Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of...→

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

Several streets in Chicago will close to traffic so that pedestrians, cyclists and area businesses can have more room while implementing social distancing, the [...] Read full article: These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make...→

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

The NYC Commission on Human Rights opened an investigation into an incident in Central Park in which a white woman called 911 claiming an African-American man [...] Read full article: NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Invest...→

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

The Open Streets program continues to expand as 13 additional miles are being added this weekend. Read full article: 13 miles of open streets added in expans...→

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

The city has now met its initial goal of opening more than 40 miles of open streets as we enter the summer. Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

City approves resolution on closing streets to vehicles and opening them for pedestrians, cyclists - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council unanimously approved a resolution May 18 requesting that the Commissioner of the Atlanta Department of Transportation (ADOT) close sel [...] Read full article: City approves resolution on closing stre...→

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...→

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

Mayor Bill de de Blasio announced New York City is expanding its criteria for COVID-19 testing as the city continues to see progress in combatting the pandemic [...] Read full article: NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testin...→

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

The changes have been sought in neighborhoods like Del Rey, where LA City Councilman Mike Bonin cheered the impending change. Read full article: LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Str...→

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

"To date, we announced several waves of open streets opening up, a total of over nine miles. By tomorrow we will double that total." Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

New York City has not recorded a single pedestrian death since before the state implemented strict coronavirus restrictions that kept residents largely at home [...] Read full article: No pedestrians have died in NYC during c...→

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...→

The Latest: Protesters take to NYC streets after curfew

- Protesters take to New York City streets after curfew, again.... - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tells protesters they “matter,” urges COVID-19 tests. Read full article: The Latest: Protesters take to NYC stree...→

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up After Attacking Pedestrians

Graphic video of a nude man being pummeled after charging at pedestrians in New York City was confirmed by the NYPD as genuine. Read full article: Graphic Video: Naked NYC Man Beaten Up A...→

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus lanes for coronavirus reopening

The MTA is demanding the de Blasio administration almost double the length of the city’s bus lanes by adding another 60 miles as part of its coronavirus reopen [...] Read full article: MTA demands NYC add 60 miles of new bus ...→

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles of bus lanes as NYC reopening nears - amNewYork

Up to 400,000 New Yorkers will be cleared to return to offices, stores and factories across New York City on June 8 — and the city needs to be ready to Read full article: MTA pushes de Blasio for 60 more miles o...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfew for NYC tonight with additional officers on the streets

It comes following nights of protests in New York City over the death of George Floyd, whose restraint death during an encounter with Minneapolis police has to [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio announce citywide curfe...→

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of E-Bikes This Summer As NYC Reopens

“We continue to increase the number of e-bikes and will have thousands on the street by the end of the summer," a Citi Bike spokesperson said. Read full article: Citi Bike Promises To Add “Thousands” Of...→

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th Day; Mayor Says No Curfew Planned for Sunday Night

More protests are expected across New York City on Sunday, now the fourth consecutive day of demonstrations against police brutality in the wake of the death o [...] Read full article: Protesters Take to NYC Streets for 4th D...→

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make Room for Pedestrians, Restaurants

Several streets in Chicago will close to traffic so that pedestrians, cyclists and area businesses can have more room while implementing social distancing, the [...] Read full article: These Chicago Streets Will Close to Make...→

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is at the controls of several proverbial green lights when it comes to reopening the city, including when to shut down more than a dozen m [...] Read full article: City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen ...→

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Investigation Into Viral Central Park Confrontation

The NYC Commission on Human Rights opened an investigation into an incident in Central Park in which a white woman called 911 claiming an African-American man [...] Read full article: NYC Human Rights Commission Opens Invest...→

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

13 miles of open streets added in expansion of citywide initiative

The Open Streets program continues to expand as 13 additional miles are being added this weekend. Read full article: 13 miles of open streets added in expans...→

City opens 13 more miles of streets to New Yorkers during Memorial Day weekend - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio announced on Friday that 13 more miles of street space will be closed off to cars this Saturday, May 23 to give more New Yorkers the Read full article: City opens 13 more miles of streets to N...→

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

The city has now met its initial goal of opening more than 40 miles of open streets as we enter the summer. Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds  as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces for Crowds as Tri-State Marks Unofficial Start to an Atypical Summer

The beaches are open. In what may be the only openings to happen as scheduled amid the pandemic, all tri-state shores welcome beachgoers starting Friday. It wo [...] Read full article: NYC Opens Beaches for Sunbathing, Braces...→

City approves resolution on closing streets to vehicles and opening them for pedestrians, cyclists - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council unanimously approved a resolution May 18 requesting that the Commissioner of the Atlanta Department of Transportation (ADOT) close sel [...] Read full article: City approves resolution on closing stre...→

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

City hopes for 100 miles of open streets, but some residents aren’t happy

The city says its Open Streets program allows for greater social distancing while closing roads to car traffic, but not all residents are pleased with the move [...] Read full article: City hopes for 100 miles of open streets...→

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...→

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

More miles of NYC streets open only for pedestrians

An additional 12 miles across the boroughs opened Thursday for pedestrian and bike access. Read full article: More miles of NYC streets open only for ...→

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testing, opens more testing sites

Mayor Bill de de Blasio announced New York City is expanding its criteria for COVID-19 testing as the city continues to see progress in combatting the pandemic [...] Read full article: NYC expands criteria for COVID-19 testin...→

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness, 103 Homeless People Staying Off Streets

He said of the 824 people who accepted help – either into a shelter or hospital – in the first week, 103 of them remain there. Read full article: NYC Reports 100 Cases Of Mysterious Pedi...→

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Streets So Pedestrians Can Maintain Distance

The changes have been sought in neighborhoods like Del Rey, where LA City Councilman Mike Bonin cheered the impending change. Read full article: LA To Temporarily Ban Cars From Some Str...→

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...→

Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets as New Yorkers motorists return - amNewYork

After open nine miles of roadway last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced 12 additional miles of social distancing space and nine miles of temporary Read full article: Mayor to open 12 more miles of streets a...→

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Week & 9 Miles Of Protected Bike Lanes In May

"To date, we announced several waves of open streets opening up, a total of over nine miles. By tomorrow we will double that total." Read full article: NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets...→

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...→

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

No pedestrians have died in NYC during coronavirus lockdown

New York City has not recorded a single pedestrian death since before the state implemented strict coronavirus restrictions that kept residents largely at home [...] Read full article: No pedestrians have died in NYC during c...→

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...→