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Janette Sadik Khan

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NYC Trumpets 2012 Street Statistics: More Transit, Less Traffic

Thursday, September 05, 2013

Redesigning New York City streets to be more pedestrian- and cyclist-friendly doesn't hurt car travel times. That's according to a new report quantifying the streetscape-changing efforts of the Department of Transportation.

To put it in other terms: transit ridership is up, traffic is down, and there's been a 58 percent increase in cycling since 2008.

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WNYC News

New York Traffic Deaths Hit Historic Low

Thursday, December 29, 2011

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The Bloomberg administration says the city will have the lowest number of traffic fatalities in its history this year.

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Street Sweep: City Steps Up Efforts to Fill Potholes

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

New York City's effort to fill potholes following a brutal winter is getting a boost from Mayor Michael Bloomberg's $2 million for street repair.

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