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

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MTA Board to Vote On Fare Hike Today (Post) …And E-Z-Pass Users Likely to Evade a Toll-Hike (NYT) ARC Still Hanging By A Thread as LaHood Tries to Meet With Christie (NYT) Ah, Those Were the Days: Transpo Nation Has Tape From ARC’s Groundbreaking NYU Medical Center Teams Up With the Post to Blame Cyclists […]

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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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Reverse Backlash: Bklyn CB10’s Pro-Bike Faction Votes for Sharrows on Bay Ridge Parkway (Bklyn Paper) 300 Free Parking Spaces Disappear in Park Slope, and the Universe Doesn’t Collapse (FiPS) There Seems to Be Agreement on How Cops Should Exercise “Discretion” in Central Park (Transpo Nation) More From Yesterday’s Big HSR Presser at Penn Station (City […]

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MTA Getting Close to Restoring Some Bus Cuts, Extending G Train Permanently (News) Traffic Nightmare Doesn’t Materialize After Lane of Hamilton Bridge Closed for Repairs (NYT) Two Dead in Bronx Hit-And-Runs: Cyclist David Ellis, 18, and Pedestrian Juan Rivera-Quintana, 42 (NYT) City Busts Unlicensed Private Buses Between Chinatown and Flushing (NYT) DOT Inspectors Will Enforce […]