Transportation Oversight Hearing On DOT’s Open Streets Initiative And Their Response To COVID-19

Today, September 9th, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chairman of the Transportation Committee, held an oversight hearing related to DOT’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, including the Open Streets Initiative.

NYC Limits By 5 MPH On Nine Major Streets Citywide From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today that speed limits will be reduced by 5 MPH on 25 miles of major streets with some the highest rates of crashes across the Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management And The Health Department Beat The Heat Advice

The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Health Department today advised New Yorkers to take precautions to beat the heat.