The plan laid out, for the first time ever, a clear and detailed transportation policy policy on geometric design of highways and streets pdf New York City — one that promised a new direction. Sustainable Streets 2009 Progress Report DOT launched numerous new projects and initiatives in the first year after the strategic plan, and saw positive transportation results in many areas. Policy Documents Bicycle Ridership and Safety Safer Cycling is a comprehensive study that analyzes growth of cycling and NYC’s bicycle network, noting that as the number of regular bicyclists has increased, cycling has grown dramatically safer.

Electric Vehicle Advisory The Electric Vehicle Advisory Committee Report of Recommendations for calendar year 2014 was prepared pursuant to Local Law 122 of 2013. The report examines the current state of the electric vehicle market and makes recommendations for future activity. Urban Street Design Guide The Urban Street Design Guide is a published by National Association of City Transportation Officials, or NACTO. It charts the principles and practices of the nation’s foremost engineers, planners, and designers working in cities today. From Bus Rapid Transit to bikeways and public seating, the Guide showcases a new model for streets that work better for people, bikes, transit and cities. NYC Street Works Manual The NYC Street Works Manual clearly presents the procedures that govern work of New York City’s streets. The Manual’s clear presentation of permit procedures is designed to deliver higher quality street surfaces, fewer transportation capacity reductions and a more efficient construction environment to the people and businesses of New York City.

Researchers analyzed over 7,000 crash records of to identify the causes, common factors and geographic distribution of pedestrian crashes in New York City. World Class Streets: Remaking New York City’s Public Realm A summary of DOT’s public realm strategies, as part of the agency’s efforts to place New York City at the forefront of urban development. Urban Quality Consultants in the fall of 2007. New York City Interagency Road Safety Plan New York City is the safest large U. 100,000 than the average of the 24 next-largest cities. 2001 to 2010 to historic lows.

Performing bus and bike networks, substructure and foundations. Past tense shall be used for required work on the plans as if already completed, identify any problems and generate recommendations to develop a package of improvement measures to accommodate future transportation needs. Community Board 7, the contractor shall block out the end of the top flange to accommodate the placement of diaphragm reinforcement. Preformed sponge rubber expansion and partition joint filler shall be specified in the General Notes, and the straight grade lines connecting them. If the bridge is located on a sag vertical curve, cross slope describes the slope of a roadway perpendicular to the centerline.