City to host Vision Zero town hall Thursday at Medgar Evers College

Residents will have an opportunity this week to give their input on New York City's Vision Zero plan. City officials will host a town hall

The city's Vision Zero plan aims to reduce the number of traffic-related deaths.

The city's Vision Zero plan aims to reduce the number of traffic-related deaths. (3/25/14)

BROOKLYN - Residents will have an opportunity this week to give their input on New York City's Vision Zero plan.

City officials will host a town hall meeting Thursday night at Medgar Evers College about the city's plan to reduce the number of traffic-related deaths. Changes being considered include increased penalties and new street designs.

City Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo (D-Brooklyn) will be at the town hall, along with representatives from the Department of Transportation.

Other town halls will be held throughout the city in the coming weeks.

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