Saturday, 10/22: Make Queens Safer will join Transportation Alternatives Queens Volunteer Committee for a day of traffic safety and fun at Variety Boys and Girls Club of Astoria. 21-12 30th Road. Long Island City, New York 11102 Volunteers are needed to help with a Bike Rodeo, which will teach children skills to ride safety by practicing riding slow, signaling, looking behind them and being mindful of road disturbances. This event will honor the loss of Michael Messina, who was killed in a traffic collision and was a beloved member of their team. http://glendaleblog.org/glendale-man-michale-messina-struck-and-killed-while-riding-his-scooter-on-cooper-avenue/
Thursday, 6/5: Community Board 2 Meeting, 43-22 50th St., Woodside, 7 pm. Presentations by NYCDOT on proposed safety improvements for Broadway beteween Northern Blvd. and 65th Street; and on proposed pedestrian plazas on Queens Blvd. at 40th Street and 46th Street
Friday, 6/6: NYCDOT Bike Helmet Giveaway, 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Rochdale Park (on ball field next to tennis court) in Rochdale
Monday, 6/16: Community Board 11 Meeting, Middle School 158 (In the Auditorium), 46-35 Oceania St., Bayside, 7:30 pm. Presentations by NYCDOT on speed bump criteria; and on Douglaston Plaza proposal
Thursday, 6/19: Community Board 3 Meeting, Diversity Plaza, 37th Road and 74th Street, Jackson Heights, 7 pm. Presentations by NYCDOT on Jackson Heights Neighborhood Slow Zone and on proposed safety improvements for Northern Blvd.