Today’s Headlines

  • Bloomberg Plan Expected to Call for Congestion Pricing (NYT, Post, Daily News)
  • Spitzer Proposes Ambitious Energy Initiative (NYT)
  • New Amtrak Service Could Boost ‘Sixth Borough’ (NY Sun)
  • Demolition Delayed: Facing Lawsuits, Ratner Will Wait for Ruling (Brooklyn Paper)
  • Closing Fifth Avenue for Atlantic Yards: Why So Soon? (Queens Ledger)
  • Neighbor vs. Neighbor on 9th St. (Brooklyn Paper)
  • RELATED: One Driver for 9th St. Bike Lane (Brooklyn Paper)
  • Heights Bridge to the Future? (Brooklyn Paper)
  • UK Warns Climate Change Could Threaten Global Security (Guardian)
  • City Bikes: Clean, Healthy, Fun — And Faster Than Cars? (Post Writers Group)
  • Cell Phone Tracking to Protect Peds? (Gizmag)
  • Animal Fat Diesel Riles Biorefiners (Autopia)
  • Parking Your Car Is Even Worse Than Driving It (Slate)
  • Parisians Use Second Life for City Planning (BBC)
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    Hmmm…500 million, huh. Can we use it to buy a really nice ($3k) bike for everyone who commutes into Manhattan?

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Dan Doctoroff, Would-Be "Moses of the Bloomberg Era," to Resign (NYT) More Ink for Congestion Pricing Experts Brodsky and McCaffrey (Newsday) Decentralized Subway Lines Could Be Revolutionary, Or Not (NYT, 2nd Ave Sagas) Straphangers Want Fold-Up Seats, Poetry Readings (NYT) Cyclist Hit by Bus Near Times Square; No Charges Expected (AMNY) Walking Tour Ponders Changing […]