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BrooklynBus commented on Bus BS on our boulevards

A slower speed limit is planned as is removal of two general traffic lanes and in soe places the removal of three traffic lanes at certain intersections. The only way it woud not have a severe negative impact on traffic is if massive numbers of people switch from car to bus. That will just n…

BrooklynBus commented on No left turns onto Jamaica Avenue?

It's not only Jamaica Avenue. They are also banning left turns at all the following:

62nd Rd, Penelope Ave, 64th Rd, Furmanville Av, Metropolitan Ave, 81st Rd, Union Turnpike, 101 Ave and Rockaway Blvd. (I forgot to check Alderton and Myrtle.) That is in addition to all the left turns…

This is Allan Rosen. Okay fetish, then demonstrate how points #1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 10 are demonstrably false and how are #6, 8, and 9 are irrelevant? If #7 unknown, it is a myth.

Actually, the only inaccuracy is with Point 8. There will be three general traffic lanes where the road pas…

While SBS works in theory, as DOT admits, each corridor is different. If it works elsewhere, it does not necessarily follow that it will work on Woodhaven Boulevard. Those who drive must drive. SBS will not cause them to get out of their car and switch to the bus because the number of bus tr…

BrooklynBus commented on Select bus service plan gets funding

"Riders saving 25 35% in travel times" What a joke! Most trips from this area take about 90 minutes. So they are saying trips will be reduced to 60 minutes? What planet are they on? Bus riders will save at most 15 minutes during rush hours, while two-thirds of the roads users (auto…