Island-wide speed limit is 15 mph. Vehicles must yield to pedestrians in crosswalks. Violators will be summonsed.
As of Monday March 12, 2018 major construction will commence on the Roosevelt Island Helix. This work will be conducted in phases, limiting traffic to one lane during each phase. This project has a projected four month duration. During this time, NO OVERSIZED VEHICLES will be permitted onto the island. This includes any vehicles with more than two axles. All film/photo shoots must submit a complete list of vehicles that includes length and width of each vehicle.
Crew parking (personal vehicles) is not permitted. Crew cars should be parked at a legal metered spot, or at Motorgate.