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Car traffic in Manhattan moving at slowest pace in decades: report

Manhattan’s notoriously fast pace is slowing down — at least for drivers.

Data released by the city Department of Transportation Thursday shows the average speed of vehicles in the borough below 60th St. was a paltry 7 mph last year.

That’s 23% slower than cars moved throughout the area in 2010,...

Heavy traffic on 42nd street near Madison Avenue in Manhattan. *** Local Caption *** New York Traffic ...