Today’s Headlines

  • Port’s Oversight Committee Hears Testimony Urging Big Structural Reforms (NYT, CapNY, News, NY1)
  • TWU Deal Includes $6 Million Transfer From MTA to Union Fund (WSJ)
  • Bklyn Paper Maps Moving Violations by Precinct, But TA Notes “It’s About Quality, Not Quantity”
  • Post Covers NYPD Refusal to Release Crash Victims’ Seized Bicycles From Sandy-Damaged Building
  • Two Seriously Injured After Sanitation Truck Rear-Ends Delivery Truck on 9th Avenue (DNA)
  • Ruben Diaz, Jr. Presses DOT for a More Low-Slung City Island Bridge Design (CapNY)
  • Bronx CB 11 Wants DOT to Replace Worn Street Signs (BxTimes)
  • Gelinas: Citi Bike Offers Some Needed Competition to MTA for Short Trips (City Journal)
  • Brooklyn Streetcar: Boon to Condo Builders, Not Transit Deserts (2nd Ave Sagas, Next City)
  • New Yorker Cover Artist and Manhattan Driver Bruce McCall Really Annoyed by Things in His Way

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Turning Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Kills Man Crossing Street in Glendale (News) Cuomo and Astorino Agree: Tappan Zee Drivers Shouldn’t Pay for Their New Bridge (WXXI) The Subway Set Multiple Ridership Records Last Month (News, Crain’s, Railway Age) De Blasio Quietly Appoints Medallion Owners’ Lawyer to Taxi Oversight Post (News, CapNY) New Top Cop at 107th Precinct in […]

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MTA Budget Continues Biannual Fare Hikes (NYT, News, Post, WNYC, 2nd Ave. Sagas) Thompson Gets Polling Boost: Would Defeat Weiner or Quinn in Runoff (News, CapNY, Advance) Council Approves 10-Year Deadline for MSG (News, Crain’s, WNYC, Observer, CapNY, AYR) Bay Ridge CB Set to Restart Discussion of Fourth Avenue Traffic Calming Plan Next Week (News) Lander Bill Would Require DOT to Create Citywide BRT Plan (WNYC, CapNY) […]

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Amtrak CEO: With Aging Tunnels and No ARC, Northeast Corridor in Jeopardy (CapNY, Biz Insider) Perpetual Transit Raider Cuomo Directs MTA to Plan for the Future (CapNY, News, 2nd Ave Sagas) Mary Beth Kelly: Families for Safe Streets “Determined” to Get Gov Onboard for 20 MPH Bill (WNYC) DOT Proposes East Side Bike Lanes (DNA); Kallos Wants Funds […]

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Brian Nowell, 47, Killed by Two Drivers While Crossing 14th Avenue in College Point (Times-Ledger) Cover Story on Metro Today Focuses on Traffic Violence and What de Blasio Could Do Fort Greene Residents Plan March to 88th Precinct Meeting After Death of Lucian Merryweather (DNA) WNYC: Speed Limit on Majority of City Streets Could Be Set […]