At the request of Roslyn Estates Mayor Jeffrey B. Schwartzberg and State Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), the New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) is studying safety improvements along Northern Boulevard in Roslyn Estates. Martins represents the Roslyn area in Albany.
Specifically, the DOT is examining the installation of a left turn lane and left turn signal on westbound Northern Boulevard at The Locusts. Safety concerns was the driving force behind the request by both men. Martins’s office said the DOT would make its determination after an extensive investigation, which includes reviewing accident reports and conducting field surveys. [Read more...]