Today’s Headlines

  • Remembering Slain Cyclists, New Yorkers Call for Slower Traffic (WSJ)
  • Bay Ridge Community Board Nixes Road Diet for Second Time (Bklyn Paper)
  • State Issues Tappan Zee RFP Before Public Comment Period Ends (LoHud)
  • The Times Gives a Platform to Merchants Who Want Jackson Heights Plaza to Fail
  • De Blasio and Markowitz Join Push to Keep G Train Extension (News)
  • Upper West Side Advocates Want Neighborhood-Wide 20 MPH Limit (PIX 11)
  • Ray LaHood and Frank Lautenberg Still Want a Trans-Hudson Rail Tunnel (Transpo Nation)
  • Staten Island Man Crosses Street for Pizza, Driver Puts Him Close to Death (Advance)
  • Newsday: Federal Mass Transit Support Critical for Region
  • More Hard-Hitting Journalism From the Times Transpo Beat

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  • I think Haughney hears a lot of bird sounds, even when there aren’t birds around

  • Wow, bird bedlam.  They should get a real hawk to roost at the Roosevelt Island Station.

  • Streetsman

    The Times transpo beat under Christine Haughney is good for little else than dinner party anecdotes for Manhattan socialites. They might as well make it a weekly column in the Times Magazine

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Oil Prices Spike, Stocks Tumble as Absolutist Regimes Wobble in Middle East (NYT) Police Brutalize Bronx Teenager For Riding Bike on Sidewalk (News, Post) Start Your Day Off Crazy With Steve Cuozzo’s Latest 34th Street Rant (Post) Brooklyn Brewery Owner: “Safe Streets” Isn’t An Abstraction, It’s Hundreds of Lives Saved (News) Brooklyn Paper Rehashes Latest Marcia Kramer […]

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Feds Powerless to Contain BP Oil Leak (NYT) …But They Can Reduce Oil Dependence (Grist) Clock Is Ticking on Student MetroCard Funding (WSJ) We Finally Know a Little Bit About Andrew Cuomo’s Transpo Platform (MTR) New Front in MTA-TWU Battle: Time Off After Getting Spat On (NYT, News, Post, NY1) Who Will Audit the Auditors? […]

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Four-Year-Old Ebrahim Kebe Killed by Bronx Minivan Driver While Playing by His Home (Post, DNA) Times Quotes One Motorist, Two Cabbies and a Chauffeur, Each Opposing Speed Cameras More Coverage of the Council Hearing on Outer Borough Transit (DNA, AMNY) Bronx Is Largest Reverse-Commute Market in U.S., and Growing (Transpo Nation) How the NYPD’s Obsession With […]

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MTA Previews Unlimited Ride, Commuter Rail Increases (NYT, Post) Brodsky Wants Specifics (Daily Politics) City Investigating Parking Placard Handouts; Bloomberg Cites ‘Abuse’ (Post) Times Links Rail Neglect to Air Traffic Congestion (NYT)  Localities Turn to Tolls for Transpo Funds (C.S. Monitor) Brooklyn Waterfront Meeting Draws Big Lively Crowd (Metro) Parents Direct Traffic at Riverdale School […]

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Trucker Hits and Kills 17-Year-Old Cyclist in Harlem; NYPD: “No Criminality” (DNA) Meanwhile, East Harlem Calorie Merchants Keep Up Their Anti-Bike Lane Media Tour (NY1) Drunk Driver Mows Down Stuyvesant Senior One Block From Gravesend Home (News) Bloomberg on Cuomo’s Transit Cut: “Somebody Else Is Going to Have to Pay” (CapNY) One More Reason Albany […]