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Flatbush Ave and Atlantic Ave Area

Comprehensive Safety Plan for the Flatbush Ave and Atlantic Ave Area in Brooklyn

Flatbush Ave and Atlantic Ave: Presentation to Community Board 2 Transportation Committee (May 18, 2017)

 

 


DOT is proposing pedestrian safety improvements at the Vision Zero Priority intersection of Flatbush Ave and Atlantic Ave, as part of a comprehensive safety plan for the area. The project includes concrete pedestrian refuge islands to create safer and shorter pedestrian crossings, lane reductions to calm traffic, eliminating dual right-turns to reduce conflicts between pedestrians and vehicles, and signal timing changes to improve traffic flow.