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Pilot test micro freight and waste collection centers

DOT will explore opportunities for micro freight distribution centers in highly congested commercial areas. These centers might be sited in curb space now dedicated to commercial loading, encouraging off-hour delivery and more efficient collection of recycled materials and waste.

Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative


Related OneNYC Initiative


Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)


Update Description

DOT, with cooperation from public and private sector partners, will launch a pilot test of micro freight and waste collection centers in a high density commercial neighborhood.

In Progress

DOT is exploring opportunities for pilots of micro-freight and waste collection centers.

Medium-Term Milestones (by end of 2021)


Update Description

Pending the outcome of the initial effort, DOT will expand this pilot to other centers.