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Today’s Headlines

8:10 AM EDT on March 13, 2009

    • MTA Board Meets This Morning to Plan for Impending Doomsday (News)
    • Protesters Tell Diaz Sr to Get Behind Bridge Tolls (City Room, MTR)
    • Ravitch: A Stopgap Transit Fix Means Worse Pain Down the Line (NYT)
    • Kheel and Komanoff Pitch Their MTA Rescue Plan in Newsday
    • NYT Calls Out Smith, Kruger, and Other Obstacles to Transit Funding
    • Without Bridge Tolls, City Will Miss Out on Extensive New Bus Service (Post)
    • News Reporter Lays Bare His Own Windshield Perspective
    • Cops Issued 4,000 Driving-While-Phoning Tickets Yesterday (Post)
    • Port Authority Accepting Bids for ARC Tunnel Construction (NY1)
    • Washington State Legislators Kill Smart Growth Bill (HugeAssCity via

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