NEW YORK (WABC) -- A major announcement is expected Friday about vehicle traffic and horse-drawn carriage rides in Central Park.
Sources tell Eyewitness News that Mayor Bill de Blasio will announce a ban on cars in the park except on the transverse and larger roads.
Also, horse-drawn carriages will be moved to inside the park and off Central Park South, where they currently gather.
Carriage drivers have been fighting such a change for years.
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Sources: Mayor to announce ban on cars in Central Park