Budnick Talks Transpo on NY1

Transportation Alternatives’s Noah Budnick makes the case on NY1’s "The Call." 

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Today’s Headlines

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TA’s Noah Budnick Discusses NYPD Failure to Uphold Traffic Laws on Inside City Hall 22-Year-Old Motorcyclist Kills Pedestrian in Midtown; No Charges Filed (AP) NYPD Happy to Step Up Enforcement in Response to Crashes, If It Involves Ticketing Bikes (Bklyn Paper) More Coverage of NYC’s Slowest Buses (NY1, Transpo Nation, DNAinfo, News) Stringer Reportedly Eying […]

Fare Hike 2011: It’s Official

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The monthly unlimited Metrocard will break the $100 barrier on January 1, following today’s 12-2 MTA Board vote to balance the agency’s budget by enacting a package of fare increases. (Get full details on the fare hike package from Ben Kabak.) NY1’s John Mancini reports that the MTA Board faced some predictably withering public testimony […]

This Week: Cars in the City, Cars Off Park Avenue

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Another week bereft of community board intrigue, but there are more enjoyable ways to spend your time. For instance… Tuesday: Want to see a complete greenway along the East Side of Manhattan? Come to Transportation Alternatives’s East Side Committee meeting to make it happen. 6:30 p.m. Thursday: The Museum of the City of New York […]

A “Vision Zero” for New York?

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On Tuesday the Bloomberg administration announced record low traffic deaths from 2000 to 2007, and claimed, if not in so many words, that city streets are safer than ever. But the numbers, included on a chart that accompanied this media release, also indicated that 23 cyclists died in 2007. That would make last year — […]