Today’s Headlines

  • Bloomberg on NYC Census Gains: “We Are Going to Have a Problem With Mass Transit” (CapNY)
  • Times Square Reconstruction Breaks Ground (ArchPaper)
  • Widower of Cheng-Chiu Fang, 55, Killed by MTA Bus Driver, Issues Plea for Witnesses (Times Ledger)
  • Community Board Covering Flatbush and Midwood Plans for Bike Routes (Ditmas Park Corner)
  • Van Bramer Calls on DOT to Fix Dangerous LIC Stretch (NewsDNAPostWCBS)
  • Stillwell Avenue Plaza Proposed Near Coney Island Boardwalk (Post)
  • Riverside Park South Planning Could Involve Wider Greenway Path (DNA)
  • NJ Transit Sandy Aid Has No Consequences for Poor Storm Management (Second Ave Sagas, TransNat)
  • Sheridan Expressway TIGER II Study Moves Toward June Completion Date (MTR)
  • New Residential Towers Expected to Double Downtown Bklyn Population in Three Years (Crain’s)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • Anonymous

    The “modify combined” Sheridan option seems pretty great. Does it have a chance?

  • Bolwerk

    We had a mass transit problem at least a decade ago. And the only solution anyone proposes is more underwhelming SBS.

  • Anonymous

    Double Brooklyn’s downtown population? Great! Everyone who lives such a transit-rich environment is one less person in sprawls-ville. Just hope they get rid of parking minimums.