MTA Expands Employees Testing For Sleep Apnea

mta wreck2More MTA employees will get tested for sleep apnea, expanding a program instituted  to prevent another accident to effect Harlem riders like the fatal 2013 Metro-North derailment caused by a drowsy engineer, Gov. Cuomo announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Weather: Travel Advisory & Alternate Side Parking Suspension

rainy weather in harlemHarlem and New Yorkers are reminded that a travel advisory is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday morning, March 21, 2016 and Alternate Side Parking is suspended on Monday. Continue Reading →

Alternate Side Parking Suspended From Harlem To Hollis

alternate street parking in harlemThe New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Friday, March 4, 2016 to facilitate snow removal. Continue Reading →

Traffic: Overturned Tractor Trailer Expect Extensive Traffic Delays On GWB

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February 24th, 2016

Due to a overturned tractor trailer, expect extensive traffic delays on the Jersey-bound upper level of the George Washington Bridge, New York, New York. Continue Reading →

Vehicle Collision Traffic Delays On 125th Street

crime tape in harlemDue to a vehicle collision, expect extensive traffic delays on The Bronx bound Henry Hudson Parkway near 125th Street in Harlem, New York.. Continue Reading →

Theif Tries To Steal Motor Scooter In Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemPolice released a surveillance photo of a thief wanted for allegedly stealing a man’s unattended motor scooter in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Promotes Smoother F.D.R. Drive From Harlem To Hollis

fdr drive workNY Times reports that a few months after moving into Gracie Mansion, Mayor Bill de Blasio approached his transportation commissioner with a question: How do we fix the Franklin D. Roosevelt Drive? Continue Reading →

St. Luke’s Backs Amsterdam Ave Redesign In Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemTransportation Alternatives is pleased to announce that Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital is backing a safety redesign for Amsterdam Avenue. Continue Reading →

Will Harlem’s CB 9 Take Cues From Denny Farrell?

traffic drviing street in harlemHarlem Council Member Mark Levine and the local precinct commander spoke in support of a traffic safety plan [PDF] for a deadly stretch of Broadway last night at a Harlem Community Board 9 transportation committee meeting. Continue Reading →

Alert: Extensive Traffic Delays in Harlem

1st-ave-and-96th-streetDue to a motor vehicle collision, expect extensive traffic delays in both directions on the Harlem River Drive at East 127th Street in Manhattan. Continue Reading →