Implementation Scheduled to Begin

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NYC DOT will implement safety improvements on Queens Blvd. between Eliot Ave. and Yellowstone Blvd. starting mid-June. NYC DOT will:

  • Install protected pedestrian path and bicycle lane along both service road medians
  • Redesign slip lanes between mainline and service roads
  • Install new mall-to-mall crosswalks to connect pedestrian path on service road medians
  • Expand pedestrian space at intersections
  • Implement signal timing improvements at 63rd Rd./63rd Dr.
  • Close 2 low volume, redundant slip lanes at 64th Rd. and 66th Ave.

For additional information about this project, contact Vikram Sinha at the DOT Queens Borough Commissioner’s Office at or 212.839.2510 or visit our website: To sign up for DOT updates, visit: