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

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • 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

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
Ring the Alarm: Devastating House GOP Transit Cuts Could Actually Pass (Transpo Nation) The Times Slams Boehner’s Transpo Bill Kimmelman: End the Humiliation of Penn Station Riders; Move MSG to Far West Side (NYT) Mathieu Lefevre’s Mother to Testify at Council Hearing on NYPD Crash Investigations (Gothamist) Q Poll: 60% of NYers Want to Keep […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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 […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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 […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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? […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Parting Words From Chris Ward: I Paid the Price for Speaking Truth on Tolls (Transpo Nation) U.N. Deal Clears Way for City to Close East Side Greenway Gap (DNA, WSJ, NY1) Manhattan CB 8 Transpo Committee Wants City Cyclists Licensed and Registered (DNA, Post) Residents Balk at Plans for New Entrances to Upper East Side […]

Today’s Headlines

|
City Preparing Large Expansion of Congestion-Busting Park Smart Program (Post) How Do You Know MTA Is Serious About Real-Time Bus Tracking? They’re Hiring (2nd Ave Sagas) Post on Ravitch Report: Find The Money For Transpo, But No New Taxes Construction Begins on Staten Island Expressway Widening (Advance) Spend ARC Money on Staten Island Subway, Not 7 […]