DOT to install 100 maps aimed at easing foot traffic across NYC

The Department of Transportation (DOT) is making navigation easier for pedestrians across the city. The DOT will be installing about 100 maps customized to particular

The maps will be installed over the summer.

The maps will be installed over the summer. (6/24/13)

BROOKLYN - The Department of Transportation (DOT) is making navigation easier for pedestrians across the city.

The DOT will be installing about 100 maps customized to particular neighborhoods. At around $1,500 each, the maps will highlight subway schedules and local points of interest.

In Brooklyn, signs will be placed in Prospect Heights, Prospect Park and Crown Heights over the summer.

Officials with the DOT say more than 30 percent of all travel in the city is done by foot.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The victims, both males, are 15 and 18 1 The Buzz: East 55th Street shooting
A group of Brooklyn children marched on Borough 2 BK kids march in protest of travel ban
The We Are the Resistance fundraiser allowed artists 3 Fundraiser highlights works of female 'resistance' artists
Animal rights activists continued to protest outside the 4 Protesters gather outside Ringling Bros. Circus
Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26 5 Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE