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 […]
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. […]
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.
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.
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.