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8:56 AM EST on December 12, 2013

    • The Best and Worst Transit News of 2013, via Straphangers Campaign (WCBSGothamist)
    • Van Bramer, Gianaris Blast DOT for Drivers Careening Off QBB Ramp (Brownstoner, WCBS, TL)
    • Come Cold or Snow or Freezing Rain, Citi Bike Riders Still Pedaling (WNYC)
    • More Details on Subsidies for Bronx Soccer Stadium on Site of Failed Subsidized Parking (WNYC, NYT)
    • Downtown Bklyn Partnership Wants Flatbush Streetscape Upgrades Extended to Barclays Center (DNA)
    • CB 7 Transpo Committee: Put Curb Extensions, Countdown Clocks Around Lincoln Center (DNA)
    • More Coverage of City's Sheridan Expressway and Hunts Point Recommendations (News)
    • Majority of MTA Board Members on Expired Terms; Cuomo Could Dismiss Them at Any Time (CapNY)
    • CapNY Revisits Plans for a One-Seat Train to JFK, Which Have Been Sitting on a Shelf for Years
    • Soon to Be Ex-Beep Marty Markowitz on Bikes: Same as He Ever Was (AYRBklyn Spoke)
    • Sarah Jessica Parker Travels Mostly by Subway, Says the Fifth Avenue Bus Is Too Slow (NY Mag)

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