Streetfilms: Veronica Moss Goes to Times Square

She’s back! Veronica Moss, D.C. lobbyist for the Automobile User Trade Organization (A.U.T.O.), recently returned to New York to get her first look at the new, pedestrian-friendly Times Square. Her views may rankle some in the livable streets camp, but we think it’s important to note that some influential people out there just abhor walking, socializing, and the freedom to safely enjoy public spaces.

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Again we have to hand it to the Wall Street Journal: They know link bait when they see it. Having apparently decided that pageview count is more important than credibility, the Journal editorial staff is back for more. Watch as editorial board member and cyclist-hater Dorothy Rabinowitz, buoyed by a star turn on the “The Daily […]

Tonight: Come Celebrate Streetfilms and Meet Veronica Moss

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Just a quick reminder: Tonight’s your chance to chat up Clarence, Elizabeth, and Robin at the first Streetfilms Spectacular. We’ll have snacks, drinks, and a Q&A with everybody’s favorite lobbyist, Veronica Moss. There’s also a rumor going around that the traffic-calming Sasquatch might make an appearance, but I make no guarantees. Here’s where to RSVP, […]

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The City Council heard testimony today on Intro. 1109-A, which would give DOT authority over designating and regulating pedestrian plazas across the city. DOT has carved out nearly 70 plazas since 2008, but its jurisdiction over those plazas remains ambiguous. This matters for a few reasons. The reason that gets all the attention is the made-for-tabloids storyline […]