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Today’s Headlines

Posted By Ben Fried On February 18, 2013 @ 8:58 am In Today's Headlines | 26 Comments

  • From the Mealy-Mouthed to the Moronic [1], Mayoral Hopefuls Give Bike Lane Quotes to the Bklyn Paper [2]
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Seriously Injured Teenager in Bay Ridge Friday Night (Gothamist [3])
  • A Handful of Votes Could Swing Tuesday’s Special City Council Election in SE Queens (News [4])
  • NYPD’s Cyclist Ticketing Frenzy of 2011 [5] Eased Up in 2012 (Post [6])
  • Yellow School Buses Will Hit the Streets on Wednesday (WSJ [7], DNA [8])
  • CB 5 Gets an Early Look at Pedestrian Improvements for Penn Station (DNA [9])
  • MTA Awards $258M Contract for Second Avenue Subway’s 72nd Street Station (DNA [10])
  • DNAinfo [11]: A Parking Space for Crown Heights’ Car-Free Majority [12] Symbolizes “Mustachioed Menace”
  • Behind the Scenes: How Barclays Center Players Avoid the Sidewalk (Post [13])
  • Should We Build a Soccer Stadium [14] By the Flushing River? (Cap’n Transit [15])
  • Mardi Gras: The Ultimate Open Streets Event (Next City [16])

Streetsblog will be offline the rest of President’s Day and publishing regularly tomorrow.


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[1] the Mealy-Mouthed to the Moronic: http://www.streetsblog.org/2013/02/13/how-the-mayoral-candidates-stack-up-on-safe-streets-for-biking-so-far/

[2] Bklyn Paper: http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/36/8/all_mayorsonbikelanes_2013_02_15_bk.html

[3] Gothamist: http://gothamist.com/2013/02/17/nypd_driver_ditched_his_audi_after.php

[4] News: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/queens/crowded-race-vacant-city-council-seat-decided-tuesday-article-1.1266114

[5] Cyclist Ticketing Frenzy of 2011: http://www.streetsblog.org/2011/03/15/hundreds-ask-nypd-to-cease-irrational-bike-crackdown-in-central-park/

[6] Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/brake_on_bike_tix_buzdki24CHwn7zEBox8eBM

[7] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324616604578306641481376164.html?mod=WSJ_NY_LEFTTopStories

[8] DNA: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130215/new-york-city/schools-bus-drivers-union-discussing-ending-strike

[9] DNA: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130215/midtown-south/ambitious-plan-for-penn-station-calls-for-new-skylights-improved-signage

[10] DNA: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130215/upper-east-side/mta-awards-258m-contract-for-second-avenue-subway-station-at-e-72nd-st

[11] DNAinfo: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130215/crown-heights/bike-corral-quarel-pits-old-against-new-on-franklin-avenue

[12] Car-Free Majority: http://www.streetsblog.org/2013/01/16/more-new-yorkers-can-use-bike-parking-than-car-parking/

[13] Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/brooklyn/elevate_their_game_9zVPjuDUP682HBPMibEaaM

[14] Soccer Stadium: http://www.streetsblog.org/2012/09/20/flag-on-the-field-how-will-soccer-fans-get-to-proposed-stadium-in-queens/

[15] Cap’n Transit: http://capntransit.blogspot.com/2013/02/what-is-best-use-for-flushing-river.html

[16] Next City: http://nextcity.org/daily/entry/a-citywide-revolt-against-the-car

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