Walk Signal

New Traffic Signal and Crossing Unveiled in Dangerous Intersection of South Street at Clinton

Posted July 20, 2016 at 9:25 am

Another treacherous waterfront intersection is soon to be safer. Last week, the Department of Transportation finally installed a traffic signal and protected crosswalk where South Street meets Clinton Street. The light is not yet active, though. A garbage bag covers the unit for the time being. The new traffic configuration is part of the overall […]

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The ‘Pop Pop’ Project: A Living Street Sign

Posted January 27, 2014 at 12:30 pm

Here’s a new concept: a living street sign designed to pass on encouraging and cautionary words of a grandfatherly type. Or a Big Brother. “Pop Pop” is the brainchild of three grad students in NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, and it’s being put to the test on one lucky Manhattan street corner – Waverly and Broadway. […]

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Chinatown Kiosk on Canal Nearly Clipped in Car Accident

Posted March 12, 2012 at 6:09 am

At about 9:30-ish Saturday night, a sedan jumped the curb and nearly obliterated the city’s Chinatown informational kiosk situated in the median.

New Countdown Clocks for Delancey Crosswalks

Posted August 31, 2011 at 6:41 am

Early yesterday morning, every intersection between Kenmare and Clinton Street received the long-anticipated crossing signals with countdown clocks.

Crossing Signal on Delancey Felled Pre-Hurricane Irene

Posted August 27, 2011 at 3:17 pm

The first pre-Irene casualty seems to be this walking signal at the southwest corner of Orchard and Delancey Streets.

Early Edition: June 29

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:05 am

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Early Edition: February 18

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:06 am

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Traffic Paint Job on Delancey

Posted December 8, 2009 at 6:10 am

Yesterday morning, a pair of electricians were painting walk signals, traffic lights, and the poles from which the hang.  The cherry picker was extended in the intersection of Delancey and Forsyth Streets.

Allen Street Traffic Signals

Posted November 9, 2009 at 6:12 am

Over the weekend, a pair of electricians bolted new traffic signals to posts in the busy intersection of Allen and Grand Streets.  The lights are not yet live.