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PEDESTRIAN HIT AND KNOCKED UNCONSCIOUS ON WEST END AVENUE

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A 33-year-old woman was hit and knocked unconscious by an SUV driver at 71st Street and West End Avenue on Tuesday morning. EMS was called at 7:49 a.m. and tol … Read the rest of this entry >>

NINE-APARTMENT BUILDING ON WEST END WILL BECOME SINGLE-FAMILY MANSION

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The owner of a townhouse on West End Avenue between 76th and 77th Street is converting it back into a single-family mansion f … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST END AVENUE REDESIGN GETS CHEERS AND JEERS IN SURVEY; READ THE RESULTS

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West End Avenue was redesigned from 72nd street to 106th last year, and locals clearly have a wide range of opinions about it. The community board … Read the rest of this entry >>

GARBAGE TRUCKS ‘BLOW THROUGH RED LIGHTS’ ON WEST END, SAYS LOCAL WITH VIDEO CAMERA

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A tipster sent in the video of a garbage truck going through a light at the intersection of 97th street and West End, where 9-year-old Cooper Stoc … Read the rest of this entry >>

HERE’S YOUR CHANCE TO GIVE THE CITY FEEDBACK ON THE WEST END AVENUE REDESIGN

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The local community board is asking locals to comment on the redesign of West End Avenue, which was completed last year in an attempt to make that avenue s … Read the rest of this entry >>

GANG MEMBER WITH LONG RAP SHEET ARRESTED FOR STABBING WORKER ON WEST END: POLICE

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Police arrested Jairo DeLeon, a 26-year-old they say had 29 prior arrests and is affiliated with a gang, for stabbing a building worker from the Pomander Walk houses on Wedne … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY PAINTS NEW LINES AT 97TH STREET MEDIAN THAT DRIVERS KEEP HITTING

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The Department of Transportation has painted new yellow lines around pedestrian walkways on 97th street and West End Avenue that at least two dr … Read the rest of this entry >>

ANOTHER CAR SLAMS INTO THE WEST END AVENUE PEDESTRIAN ISLAND

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Drivers can't seem to figure out this whole concept of driving around a pedestrian island. Once again, on Monday morning a car turning … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRIVER SMASHES INTO NEWLY INSTALLED WEST END AVENUE PEDESTRIAN ISLAND

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On Wednesday night around 6, a driver smashed into the pedestrian island that the Department of Transportation just installed on West End Avenue and 97th st … Read the rest of this entry >>

PROPOSALS FLOATED TO DECREASE COMMERCIAL TRAFFIC ON WEST END AVENUE

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Commercial vehicles are not supposed to travel on West End Avenue. But they do anyway, because the drivers are either confused or f … Read the rest of this entry >>

HERE’S WHAT THOSE NEW LINES LOOK LIKE ON WEST END AVENUE

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In our continuing step-by-step coverage of the changes on West End Avenue, we present a photo of what the street looks like with the new … Read the rest of this entry >>

STRIPING BEGINS FOR NEW 2-LANE WEST END AVENUE

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West End Avenue is about to get the biggest redesign of any Upper West Side avenue since the Columbus Avenue protected bike lanes were installed. The city began laying stripes on Tu … Read the rest of this entry >>

CAR HITS WOMAN PUSHING A STROLLER ON WEST END AVENUE

A car hit a woman pushing a stroller across West End Avenue on Friday morning, witnesses told us. The woman had the walk sign, a witness … Read the rest of this entry >>

73-YEAR-OLD WOMAN HIT BY CAR ON WEST END AVENUE DIES

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Cydney S. Arther, the 73-year-old woman who was hit by a car on Sunday and taken to the hospital with a head injury, died on Wedn … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST END AVENUE REDESIGN BEGINS AS COMMUNITY BOARD APPROVES MAJOR CHANGES

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Community Board 7 approved a major redesign to West End Avenue on Tuesday night, voting 39-1 to redraw the avenue from from 72nd to 107th street so that there is only one travel lane in each direc … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST END AVENUE COULD GET PEDESTRIAN ISLANDS AT 72ND AND 79TH; COMMITTEE APPROVES PLAN

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The plan to redesign West End Avenue could include new pedestrian islands at 72nd and 79th streets after a Community Board 7 committee voted on Tuesday t … Read the rest of this entry >>

READ THE FULL WEST END AVENUE REDESIGN PLAN; MEETING TUESDAY

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The city plans a complete redesign West End Avenue from 70th street to 107th to make the streets safer after a series of pedestrian deaths in the area, but locals are already questioning the proposed de … Read the rest of this entry >>

ONE INJURED AFTER CAR AND TRUCK COLLIDE ON WEST END AVENUE

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A collision between a car and truck wreaked some havoc this afternoon shortly after 2 p.m. at 96th street and West End Avenue. We … Read the rest of this entry >>

WATER MAIN BREAK CLOSES PART OF WEST END AVENUE; MANY WITHOUT WATER

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West End Avenue was closed from 64th to 66th street on Monday morning after a water main broke and flooded the street. We received the following from the city’s Office of Emergency Management: “Due to a water main break, DEP [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

A RARE NEW DEVELOPMENT ON WEST END AVENUE STARTS SELLING APARTMENTS

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Much of West End Avenue between 70th and 109th streets is now part of a historic district, and the parts that aren’t yet in the district will likely be landmarked within the next couple of years. But one new project [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

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