Department of Transportation plans traffic safety measures at Hugh Grant Circle in Parkchester
THE BRONX - The city is taking action in response to number of traffic safety complaints at a troublesome intersection in Parkchester.
The Department of Transportation conducted a traffic study of the Hugh Grant Circle last month, and found that the crossing did need more regulation. It now plans to install a crosswalk and traffic light where the circle meets Westchester Avenue.
Mili Bonilla led the charge to keep commuters safe after a new entrance to the No. 6 train was installed. She contacted Councilwoman Annabel Palma, who then alerted the DOT, which agreed to investigate.
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Officials say they'll be moving quickly to get the changes made by the end of June.