Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn to be 1st of 25 Vision Zero slow zones
A major street safety initiative is being launched in an effort to reduce traffic-related deaths.
The city's Department of Transportation, NYPD officers and local elected officials announced the first step in this plan, called Vision Zero.
Atlantic Avenue will be the first of 25 arterial roads that will become slow zones. The DOT will place new speed signs over the almost 8-mile...