After Pedestrian Deaths On Delancey Street, Politicians Demand Action

 

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By Christopher Robbins in News on May 18, 2011 3:23 PM

In the wake of the death of 51-year-old Patricia Cuevas, who was struck and killed by a garbage truck crossing Delancey Street at Essex Street last Tuesday, state senator Daniel Squadron, city councilmember Margaret Chin and Transportation Alternatives said in a joint press release that they they would "ask the DOT to fix" the "unacceptable," unsafe conditions at the location in the Lower East Side, which Squadron calls "one of the most dangerous intersections in the city."

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Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 15:23