Today’s Headlines

  • No Action Seen on MTA Capital Deficit Until Fall (Crain’s)
  • Skeletons, Not 20 MPH Speed Limit, Draw Media Attention (NYT, WSJ)
  • Bloomberg Stands Fully Behind Sadik-Khan (Politicker)
  • Another Q Poll Shows Support For Bike Lanes, But Few Believe They’re Well-Used (WSJ)
  • As Outer Borough-Only Taxi Plans Develop, City Council Increases Fines For Refusing Fares (PostNYT)
  • Truck Driver Kills Tricycling Four-Year-Old, Drags Under Wheels 200 Feet Before Noticing (News)
  • NJ Transit Proposes Extending Light Rail 7/10 Mile West From Jersey City (Transpo Nation)
  • Town and County Support Road Diet For Deadly Rt 25/25A, But Where Is NYSDOT? (MTR)
  • Chutzpah Award: Christie Blames N.J. Senators For Not Securing HSR Funds (WSJ)
  • After Eight Months of Debate, Upper Manhattan CB Agrees to Discuss Bike Lanes (DNAinfo)
  • Trump “Limo Lane” Mixes Parking and Privilege For Perfect Storm of Controversy (DNAinfo, WPIX)
  • Metropolis Magazine Calmly Demolishes The PPW Bike Lane Opposition

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • dporpentine

    Well, if speeding drivers get skeletons, then then I’m a lot more accepting of jerky bikers being called jerks.

  • Bolwerk

    Re: Sadik-Khan article:

    “The bottom line is you’ve done exactly what we’ve asked. Road safety
    statistics show that your efforts are bearing fruit. You are saving lots
    of lives and making the city better,” [Bloomberg] said before ceding the
    microphone to her.

    You can bet somewhere someone who is still alive because of her is bitching about the changes she has made too. Such a backwards world we live in, that someone who saves lives and makes us all safer is an object of derision, while we reward sociopathic irresponsibility such as speed and road rage.

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