Spot Check: Cops and Delivery Vehicles Are NYC’s Worst Bike Lane Blockers (DNAinfo) City’s East River Ferry Service Debuts — Fares Come Later (Brooklyn Paper, NYT, DNAinfo, NY1) City Room Spent All Day on the Ferry Rochester Residents Tell David Gantt to Get Behind Statewide Complete Streets Law (MTR) Garodnick: Double Traffic Fines for E-Bikes […]
New Yorkers have been giving up on the bus, with a 16 percent drop in ridership between 2002 and 2015. An analysis of each borough by Eric Goldwyn shows the bus ridership decline has been concentrated in Manhattan and Brooklyn. There may be several factors at work, but worsening traffic congestion is almost certainly a culprit.
Can’t Say It Enough: The Port Authority’s Airport Rail Projects Stink (Crain’s) New Midtown Bus Terminal a Top Priority for Christie Challenger Phil Murphy (Politico) MTA Will Extend Q52 to the Densest Part of the Rockaways (QChron) QChron Files a Dispatch From DOT’s Transit Planning Workshop in Ridgewood Yellow Cab Revenue Fell 25 Percent in Four Years (Crain’s) […]
Jeff Klein Sides With Senate Republicans in Power-Sharing Arrangement (NYT, Crain’s, News) The Lhota-for-Mayor Trial Balloon May Turn Into a Real Candidacy Soon (NYT) Can Off-Set Bus Lanes Lift 125th Street Bus Riders Out of the Traffic Quagmire? (DNA) Occupy Sandy, Please Stick to Stellar Relief Work and Stay Out of Transportation Policy (DNA) Bike Corral […]
Hit a Cop With Your Car, You’re Getting Arrested (News, Post); Strike and Kill a Civilian? Meh Donovan Richards to DOT: Put a Speed Camera Where Van Driver Killed 16-Year-Old Alexa Smith (TL) Manhattan CB 4 Wants to See All the Local Police Reports for Crashes That Injured Pedestrians (DNA) Meanwhile, Brooklyn CB 4 Remains Stuck in the […]
So Far, 2012 Is the Northeast’s Hottest Year on Record (AP) Hit-and-Run Driver Charged With Manslaughter for Killing Sunset Park Dad (News, Post, City Room) More on the Brooklyn Bridge Bike/Ped Expansion Proposal (NYT, WSJ, Bklyn Paper, CapNY, Observer) …Just Another Occasion for the Post to Spew Bike Hate Will Straphangers End Up Subsidizing Road-Pulverizing Fracking […]