Julie Tighe Recent Posts Streetfilms: Jersey City Bike Lane Expansion is a Lesson for All By Streetsblog | Aug 19, 2019 | 4 Comments Jersey City is poised to become a great biking — and livable — city, thanks to an effort by local officials and outside consultants who have cracked the code on how to create protected bike lanes. Monday Headlines: You Gotta Hand it to The Times Edition By Streetsblog | Aug 19, 2019 | 6 Comments Something — something good! — has definitely gotten into the water at Clifford Levy's Times Metro section. That and the rest of the weekend's news. Just click the headline above. NYPD to Drivers: Slow Down and Stop Killing People! By Gersh Kuntzman | Aug 16, 2019 | 38 Comments Cops will be out in force with radar guns to stop drivers — who apparently are much more likely to speed on hot summer weekends. Pedestrian Dies of Injuries After She Was Hit by Driver on Sixth Avenue Kill Zone By Gersh Kuntzman | Aug 16, 2019 | 7 Comments It's more damning evidence that New York City roadways need to be designed better. Friday’s Headlines: The Times Gets It Right and Trottenberg Gets It Wrong Edition By Streetsblog | Aug 16, 2019 | 16 Comments The Paper of Record calls out Mayor de Blasio for not doing enough to keep cyclists safe. Meanwhile, Streetsblog calls out Polly Trottenberg for giving in to parking psychosis in Fort Greene. Click for more news! DA Won’t Charge Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Aurilla Lawrence By Dave Colon | Aug 16, 2019 | 30 Comments Another hit-and-run driver will escape accountability in New York City thanks to police and prosecutors who won't bring charges against motorists who kill. LEGAL EASE: How NIMBYs Use ‘Environmental Review’ to Stop Green Projects By Noah Kazis | Aug 16, 2019 | 4 Comments The CPW and 14th lawsuits aim to vex, trouble, and delay traffic improvements. How we can stop them? Revel To Riders: Please Come Learn To Drive Our Scooters By Dave Colon | Aug 15, 2019 | 18 Comments Scooter share company Revel is hosting a series of pop-up scooter schools so riders around its service area can actually learn to operate the scooters before setting off on their journeys. Thursday’s Headlines: Jane Jacobs Is Rolling in Her Grave Edition By Eve Kessler | Aug 15, 2019 | 6 Comments Another day, another act in the continuing drama of the career of NIMBY advocate Arthur Schwartz. Plus all the other news, just by clicking the headline above. Cop told Cyclist: 'Go Back Where You Came From' By Gersh Kuntzman | Aug 15, 2019 | 74 Comments A Brooklyn cop paraphrased President Trump's hate-filled demand about foreigners when a cyclist confronted him for parking in a painted bike lane.