Today’s Headlines

  • Walder: NYC Needs to Prioritize Buses on the Street (NYT)
  • New MTA Chief Will Keep Pursuing Lawsuit to Void TWU Contract (News 1, 2)
  • Advance to SI Parents: Quit Complaining About Traffic Enforcement in School Zones
  • Bay Ridge Gets a Ferry Launch at 69th Street Pier; Still Waiting for Ferry Service (Bklyn Paper)
  • Planning Commission Approves Kingsbridge Armory Redevelopment Project (City Room)
  • Wanted: Volunteers to Document Truck Traffic in Williamsburg and Greenpoint (MTR)
  • Pilot Project Whets Appetite for Complete Streets in St. Louis (Switchboard)
  • Starting in February You Can Let Honda Teach You "How to Ride a Bike" (Uber Gizmo)
  • Now for Something More Useful: New Bike Locks Hitting the Market (TreeHugger)
  • Speeding Fines Ain’t What They Used to Be (How We Drive)

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Unidentified Woman Killed by Driver in Hit-and-Run on Highland Boulevard in Jamaica (News) Trucks and How Leading Pedestrian Intervals Can Stop the “Left Turn of Death” (Cap’n Transit) The Media’s Perspective Needs to Change Before There’s Real Progress on Traffic Fatalities (PPS) Environmental Review: Necessary, But in Need of Major Reform (NYT via 2nd Avenue […]

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FRA Begins 60-Day Comprehensive Review of MNR “Safety Culture” (NYT, WSJ, 2nd Avenue Sagas) City Extends Subsidy for East River Ferry, With 10% as Many Users as Citi Bike, Through 2019 (Crain’s) Bond Buyers Like TZB Debt But “It’s a Question of How Fast They Can Raise Tolls” (Bloomberg) FDNY Considering Device That Alerts Ambulance Operators […]

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If School Bus Drivers Strike, City Will Buy Students MetroCards — or Pay for Car Costs (News) Reynoso, Van Bramer to DSNY: Make a Better Plan to Clear Snow From Bike Lanes (AMNY) If a Reanimated Robert Moses Could Ram These Projects Through, Would You Want Him To? (Crain’s) Driver Hits and Drags Woman By Queens Midtown Tunnel and Peels Off […]

NYC Stim Projects Help Fund Big Bike-Ped Improvements

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Brooklyn Bridge upkeep grabbed headlines this morning, but wait til you see what’s happening on Houston Street. Yesterday Mayor Bloomberg unveiled the list of city transportation projects set to receive an injection of federal stimulus cash. Budget-wise, the big ticket items are mostly bridge repair projects, but channeling those stim bucks toward necessary maintenance also […]

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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 […]

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Inspector Stephen D’Ulisse Is NYPD’s New Highway Patrol CO (DNA, News) Still a Lot of Unanswered Questions About de Blasio’s Ferries (NYT, 2AS) Slate: Cuomo’s LaGuardia Train “One of the Worst Transit Ideas in America” AMNY Talked With Local Restaurant and Shop Employees About the 14th Street “PeopleWay” DNA Story on DOT’s South Bronx Protected Bike […]