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 →

Better Bike Connections Between East Harlem And The Bronx

The two-way bike lane on First Avenue between 124th and 125th will be protected by a raised concrete barrier. Image: DOT

The two-way bike lane on First Avenue between 124th and 125th will be protected by a concrete barrier. Image: DOT

Streets Blog reports that on Tuesday, DOT presented plans to Harlem’s Community Board 11 for two short segments of two-way protected bike lanes to improve connections between East Harlem and the Willis Avenue and Triborough bridges [PDF]. Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hollis, NYPD To Wake Napping Riders

fa512d2485a48d068f0f6a706700adfaOn late-night and early-morning subway rides, it’s common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York City’s police commissioner is sounding the alarm. Continue Reading →

The 5 Secrets To Flying Comfortably In Econo Class

secrets-flying-well-in-1Vogue Magazine asks if you ever heard of a Knee Defender? It’s a little plastic gadget that was invented by a 6-foot-3 man named Ira Goldman in 2003. Continue Reading →

Lexington Ave Line Bypass At 103rd Street In Harlem

103rd street harlemAs part of its ongoing Station Component work at the 103rd Street Station of the #6 Lexington Avenue Line in East 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 →

Harlem’s CB 9 Votes For Broadway Road Diet In Harlem

community 9 in harlemCommunity Board 9 voted last night to approve DOT’s plan for safety improvements along Broadway in West Harlem Streetsblog reported. Continue Reading →

Ouch, 4 Harlem Buses Recieve “The Schleppie Award”

m1 busThis morning, the Straphangers Campaign and Transportation Alternatives announced their annual “Schleppie Award” to the slowest moving buses in Harlem. Continue Reading →

MTA Debuts High Heel-Friendly Subway Grates In Harlem

050614-wabc-18-imgNY Racked reports that the perpetual fear of your favorite pair of heels being eaten by subway grates on the sidewalk finally be put to bed? Continue Reading →

MTA To Test New Spacious Open Subway Cars

MTA-M1Time Out NY reports that in a few years, from Harlem to Hollis you may never have to be stuck in the same subway car as your ex again. Continue Reading →