Mayor Bill de Blasio is called upon not to complete an important project that can save lives.
Security proponents met on Sunday in Forest Hills to demand that the mayor redesign the last section of Queens Boulevard.
Critics say the mayor promised to do it quickly 500 days ago.
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Protected cycle paths have been added to the boulevard in Sunnyside, Woodside and Elmhurst, but residents of Forest Hills say they are still waiting.
It is really sad that it is not not done yet .said resident Lizy Rahman. “We have reached a point where it seems as if the mayor of Blasio has abandoned us.
Proponents say that accidents on Queens Boulevard have fallen by around 50% in areas where protected bicycle lines have been added.
contacted the mayor for comments, but did not receive an immediate response.