Today’s Headlines

  • U.S. DOT Investigates Spending on Second Ave Subway, Other Transit Mega-Projects (Post)
  • Happy Earth Day: Daily News Declares PlaNYC a Flop; State Too Broke to Celebrate (WNYC)
  • Thanks to the MTA, New Yorkers Don’t Need a Holiday to Go Green (SAS)
  • Would-Be Successors Lining Up as Feds Descend on Espada Non-Profit (NYT, NY1)
  • Daniel Goldstein Takes $3M Buyout From Ratner (City Room, DDDB)
  • CB 2’s Mike Epstein Proposes Bridging Brooklyn Bike Lane Gaps (Brownstoner)
  • Rockaway Ferry Service Costing City $20 Per Trip (News)
  • Steve Levin Says New Domino Development Would Clog Streets, Trains (Bklyn Paper)
  • NYPD Gets Tough on Car Thieves, War Veterans (News, Bklyn Paper)
  • Micah Kellner Accuses Livery Cabs of Gouging, Underserving Wheelchair Users (AMNY, City Room)
  • Frugal Traveler: See the World (or at Least North America and Europe) From a Shared Bike

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • Larry Littlefield

    George Carlin: since human extinction is on balance a good thing, and after a few million years they’ll be no trace of us left, then global warming is not a problem!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyxuVFzKypU

    Since my wife’s 36 hour business trip to London will (hopefully) end more than one week later, perhaps there is something to some of what he said.