Today’s Headlines

  • Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson Has Died at 50 (NYTNews, PoliticoBklyn Paper)
  • Driver Kills Blanca Pagan, 73, in UES Crosswalk; Charged for Failing to Yield (Gothamist)
  • LIRR Trains Sideswipe Each Other, Injuring 33 (NYT)
  • Francisco Moya Tries to Cast Himself as the Hero of 111th Street, But He’s the Villain (DNA)
  • Gelinas: We’re Spending Too Much on Gussied Up Transit Stations Instead of Better Transit (Post)
  • Select Bus Service Scheduled to Launch on 79th Street Next Spring (DNA)
  • A Car Dealer Stores Merchandise in the Queens Boulevard Bike Lane (Gothamist)
  • Advocates Talk L-Pocalypse and Better Buses With NY1‘s Jose Martinez
  • Commuter Van Lobby: Let Commuter Vans Use Willy-B Bus Lanes During L Shutdown (News)
  • Reports of Sinkholes Up 43 Percent Since 2012 (Post)
  • Josh Benson Coming Back to NYC DOT After a Year in Stamford (Stamford Advocate)

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NJ Transit Had to Divert $5 Billion Over 15 Years From Its Capital Budget to Cover Operations (WNYC) Chris Christie May Finally Have to Raise the NJ Gas Tax (NYT) How Andrew Lanza’s Support for Move NY Plays in the Staten Island Press (Advance) Kabak: Yes to a Car-Free 14th Street So People Can Get Around During […]

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Bratton Won’t Stay Beyond Next Year (NYT) L-Pocalypse 2019! (2nd Ave Sagas, News, DNA, AMNY, Post, Bklyn Paper) It Doesn’t Look Like the 2nd Ave Subway Will Launch This Year (DNA) Crain’s: John Degnan Needs a Better Plan to Replace Port Authority Bus Terminal DDC Won’t Finish Astor Place Reconstruction Until the Fall (DNA) Metro North Rolls Out […]