Local Advocacy Group Slows Cars Down

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Over the weekend, a local advocacy group traveled to various neighborhoods across the City, including Astoria, Jackson Heights and Jamaica, with large clusters of pedestrians, to hang up signs that read “20 Is Plenty.” As part of his Vision Zero initiative to eliminate traffic fatalities across the City, Mayor Bill […]

Neighbors March For Pedestrian Safety

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer More than 100 mothers, fathers, community organizers, elected officials, children and neighbors marched in solidarity on Nov. 12, holding up signs with the names of loved ones lost due to pedestrian fatalities. The march started at 100th Street and Northern Boulevard in Corona and continued to make stops along the […]