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8:59 AM EST on February 20, 2015

    • De Blasio Doesn't Rule Out Toll Reform, Wants More for MTA From State Windfall Cash (Observer)
    • NYPD Has Made 17 Arrests Under Right of Way Law; Six Were MTA Bus Drivers (News)
    • Police Use Law on "Case by Case" Basis, Did Not Arrest Drivers in Many Cases (NYT)
    • Driver Kills Isaak Trakhtenberg, 83, Crossing Pennsylvania Ave in East New York; No Charges (News)
    • Port Commissioners Buck Governors (Capital, AP), Will Appoint "Non-Political" CEO (NYT, Crain's)
    • Driver Convicted of Manslaughter in Hit-Run That Killed Satmar Couple, Faces Life in Prison (NYTPost)
    • MTA Subway Operator Arrested for Drunk Driving on West Shore Expressway (Advance)
    • More on Safety Plans for Bklyn (Gothamist, B'Stoner), Queens (Forum), S.I (Advance), Bronx (DNA)
    • Trottenberg "Surprised" by DenDekker's Outburst Against Vision Zero (TL)
    • In Addition to Sheridan Expressway, Diaz Calls for Affordable Housing Over Bronx Rail Yards (DNA)
    • State DOT Sets Aside $26 Million to Repave Clearview Expressway (B'Stoner)

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