walking and public transit.
Winners Announced For The “Close The Gap” Competition
Today, Transportation Alternatives and d3 announced the winners of their "Close The Gap" design competition, which invited architects, landscape architects, urban designers, engineers and students
T.A. And Victim’s Family Call For Police To Enforce Traffic Laws
Exactly one week ago, Brooklyn resident Mathieu Lefevre was run over and killed by a flatbed truck at the intersection of Meserole Street and Morgan Avenue.
Lhota Will Carry Out Cuomo’s Transit Policies
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his selection of Joseph Lhota as the next Chair and CEO of the MTA. Lhota replaces outgoing chair Jay Walder, whose last day is this week.
Bike Share Support Is A Five-Borough Phenomenon
A Quinnipiac University poll released today found that 72 percent of New York City adults support the City's bike share program, which will roll out next year, and majority support for bike lanes ho
Statement On Patrick Foye’s Appointment To The Port Authority
This afternoon, Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed Patrick Foye Executive Director of The Port Authority of New York-New Jersey.
Stronger Enforcement Of Traffic Laws Needed To Put Pedestrians First
Today, Transportation Alternatives released the first of a series of "crash map" reports derived from CrashStat.org, T.A.'s new interactive online map of motorist crashes with pedestrians and bi
Fate Of 8 Million Transit Riders In Cuomo’s Hands, Regardless Of Who’s The MTA Chair
Today, Transportation Alternatives named Governor Andrew Cuomo as the head of the MTA. This announcement comes a week before the tenure of Jay Walder, current MTA Chair, ends.
Barely Utilized Law Shows NYPD Needs To Crack Down On Dangerous Driving
Tomorrow marks the first anniversary of the enactment of Hayley and Diego's Law.
“CrashStat” Empowers New Yorkers To Advocate For Traffic Enforcement
Today, Transportation Alternatives launched CrashStat.org, an interactive map of motorist crashes with pedestrians and bicyclists in New York City.
Greenway Completion Will Open Up Waterfront Access to East Side Communities
Today, Mayor Bloomberg approved a land swap agreement that will allow the completion of the East River Greenway.