The hotly anticipated new Brooklyn Bridge bike lane is slated for completion this fall, according to Mayor de Blasio.
City transportation officials are looking to convert a span of 7th and 8th avenues to one-way streets, but members of more than one community board maintain that the agency hasn’t done enough to inform residents about the major traffic adjustment.
Mayor de Blasio said he will unveil details of a long-awaited plan to repair the crumbling Brooklyn-Queens Expressway’s triple cantilever in the coming weeks, but added that a larger long-term transformation will be up to his successor.
The long-awaited project will add a two-way protected bike lane, a new pedestrian path, and metered parking beneath the elevated Brooklyn-Queens Expressway from the Kosciuszko Bridge to Metropolitan Avenue.
City street designers will unveil their long-term plan for the dangerously-decaying BQE in May, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday.
A Christmas tree isn't the only new adornment for the Brooklyn Heights Promenade.
Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Flatbush and East Flatbush now have a cycling thoroughfare to East River crossings with a newly completed protected bike lane on Flatbush Avenue as well as 4th Avenue.
A Windsor Terrace Community Board 7 committee voted in favor of the city’s plan to install a controversial parking-protected bike lane along Fort Hamilton Parkway on Monday.
Play Streets in Brownsville and Bushwick launch today, while three streets near Prospect Park that were closed will reopen to traffic.
The emergence of tags is part of a citywide trend fueled by the coronavirus shutdown.