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Neighborhood groups are working with the Department of Transportation to make streets safer. See interactive map of dangerous intersections and pedestrian fatalities.VIDEO
The ferry has attracted more attention than anyone thought it would, in part because of the diversity of its passengers. As of this month, the ferry has served one million riders.VIDEO
This MTA project aims to increase rail capacity from Long Island into Manhattan by nearly 50 percent, and save East Side-bound travelers 30 to 40 minutes a day.VIDEO
Solar and wind power in private buildings have a give-and-take relationship with the electric grid.
On the heels of a new lawsuit against the restaurant's owners, protesters took to the sidewalk during Restaurant Week.
After coping with the harsh cuts of 2010, straphangers have a reason to celebrate.
Hearings are scheduled to start July 19, when lawmakers will discuss the possibility of allowing casinos outside of Atlantic City.VIDEO
Tech education for New Yorkers will extend past Brooklyn and Manhattan, starting this fall.