Tue, Nov 25, 2014, 4:01am
Custom-designed to fit under Central Park’s bridges, the ambulances cost $150,000 to $175,000 apiece. Two of the unit’s three vehicles were destroyed in a fire last Thursday.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014, 2:04am
Introduced by Upper West Side City Council member Helen Rosenthal and Morningside Heights and Manhattanville City Council member Mark Levine on Wednesday, the bill proposes a three-month ban on all cars in the Central Park loop to study how a more permanent ban would affect traffic.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014, 12:44am
District 7 City Council member Mark Levine is calling for better enforcement of speed limits in city parks after a speeding cyclist struck and killed a pedestrian in Central Park last week.
Sun, Sep 28, 2014, 1:07pm
Running along Broadway is surely a stimulating experience—and in all the wrong ways! The sidewalk is a clusterfuck of people, walking with varying degrees of purposeful stride to meaningless meander, and most engaged in a staring contest with their iPhones. Add to the mix some taxi-fueled
Fri, Sep 13, 2013, 12:44am
Central Park was designed to be enjoyed from every angle—we'll show you the best places to see.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013, 12:40am
Walk in the park: Janet Ruttenberg's panoramas of Central Park are on display at the Museum of the City of New York.
Mon, Dec 10, 2012, 4:32am
Community Board 7 is considering a proposal to limit the number of parking spaces available on Central Park West at 106th Street to ensure that the scenic Strangers Gate entrance to Central Park is visible.
Thu, Oct 4, 2012, 1:59am
Six Upper West Side hawks have died in and around Central and Riverside parks since February, and rat poison might be to blame.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012, 2:12am
Bikers frequently don't stop at red lights in Central Park, a practice that some bikers say has come under increasing police scrutiny.
Tue, Dec 6, 2011, 1:56am
“The only place to safely and legally go west to east is if you go all the way around the park,” Lisa Sladkus, community organizer with the pro-biking group Transportation Alternatives said. “That’s really not a way to encourage people to get out to cycle."