Flags on state government buildings will be a half-staff today (Thursday).
The governor says this is to honor the eight people killed in the Manhattan Terrorist Attack.
Our Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has introduced legislation to help communities pay for traffic barriers, including bollards, jersey barriers and planters to keep vehicles away from bicycle paths, sidewalks and the like.
The bill is labeled STOP – Stopping Threats on Pedestrians.
The federal transportation department would award grants for safety projects.