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Traffic and pedestrian safety

Impacts which reduce the safety of the roadway network surrounding the site, or represent danger to pedestrians and cyclists.

Illegal parking and idling violations continue; some enforcement evident

Various locations to the east and north near the arena
April 20, 2013 - 9:30pm

Here is a survey of illegal parking and idling April 20th between 9:15 and 10:15 PM during the Nets/Bulls play-off game.  The geographic location included areas with regular illegal parking to the north and east of Barclays Center.  The idling reported below wasn't timed, but in all cases the drivers looked settled in, (i.e.:  sleeping or reading).
I did not call 311 for any of the violations below.
Dean Street between Carlton and Vanderbilt

Pedestrian Struck by Car

5th Avenue and Flatbush
April 10, 2013 - 9:18am

A pedestrian was struck by what appeared to be a F-150 type truck on 5th Avenue near Flatbush. I arrived at the scene just after the incident, but the driver fled the scene leaving behind the grill of the truck, as well as the license plate. This section of Flatbush has been particularly dangerous in recent weeks during morning hours, as cars on Flatbush block the intersections making it dangerous to cross. Because of the grid lock, drivers take aggressive action to make light and turn in opposite lanes.

2013-04-07 Green Day fans block sidewalk 5 hrs until concert force peds onto Atlantic Ave

620 Atlantic Ave 6th Ave & Atlantic
April 7, 2013 - 3:49pm

Pedestrians forced to walk on Atlantic Ave beacuse Green Day fans line up from 6th Ave to Barclays entrence on Atlantic Ave -  no Barclays oversight
00:54 asks for change$$
01:02 01:07 peds must walk on Atlantic & can't see westbound traffic comming
01:41 man & woman w baby has to cross to Nside of Atlantic to avoid crowd.

2013-04-07 Green Day fans start to gather @ rear of Barclays 6th & Dean St

620 Atlantic Ave 6th & Dean St
April 7, 2013 - 1:48pm

Tour bus parked illegally on Atlantic Avenue

South Side of Atlantic between Flatbush and 6th
March 30, 2013 - 1:01pm

buses.com bus parked outside Barclays Center during circus event.

Barclays Trucks use Dean St. because nobody tells them not to

Dean St. btw 6th and Carlton
March 28, 2013 - 2:00am

When I saw a truck leave the Barclays loading dock and drive up Dean St., I went to ask the security guards at the dock why. The response from the two security guards was that no one had ever told them that there were any restrictions on which streets the trucks should use. Also their supervisor confirmed that they had never been given such information. So much for Ashley Cotton's detailed presentation in September regarding truck routes!
Can these types of incidents be reported to 311? I expect several more violations, if they really are violations, after the breakdown of the circus.

2013-03-18 Barclays Arena ops @ 6th & Dean St

6th Ave & Dean St
March 18, 2013 - 2:13pm

2013-03-18 Barclays Arena ops & B2 construction blocks traffic @ 6th & Dean St & arena food delivery truck turns left on Dean St & then Carlton & idles @ Pacific & 6th Ave

2013-03-20 Barclays Arena vendor reverses from 6th Ave into left turn only lane & parks on Dean St

Dean St & 6th Ave
March 20, 2013 - 1:59pm

2013-03-20 Barclays Arena vendor reverses from 6th Ave into left turn only lane & parks on Dean St instead of going around the block & Coors light arena deliver truck pulls of of elevator & uses Dean St

2013-03-20 Barclays Arena delivery 18 wheel tractor trailer's use Dean St east of 6th Ave

Dean St EB from 6th Ave
March 20, 2013 - 9:55am

2013-03-20 Barclays Arena delivery vendors & circus 18 wheel tractor trailer's on Dean St & not turning left on 6th Ave to Atlantic

2013-03-12 open un attended gate allows adult with baby/child to wander around LIRR Vanderbilt yard

718 Atlantic Ave - LIRR Vanderbilt rail yards
March 20, 2013 - 9:38am