Gallery: NYC Dept. of Transportation Says ‘No’ to Central Park Car Ban

The fight for a ban on cars in Central Park has been a back and forth debate between Manhattan Community Boards and the Department of Transportation, but it’s looking like arguments for a trial ban have fallen on deaf ears. For months now, half a dozen Community Boards surrounding Central Park have followed Councilwoman Gail Brewer’s lead and pushed for a trial run of a car-free Central Park loop to happen this summer. But on Friday, Streetsblog got word from the DOT that they have no plans to implement a test ban.

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