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Today’s Headlines

Posted By Ben Fried On February 19, 2013 @ 9:36 am In Today's Headlines | 23 Comments

  • MTA, TWU Haven’t Moved on Contract Talks in Three Months (Post [1])
  • Michael Powell: It’s Silly to Oppose Letting Developers Build on NYCHA Parking Lots [2] (NYT [3])
  • Manhattan CB 5 Votes to Claim Street Space for CitiBike Docks Outside Grand Central (DNA [4])
  • Carrion Says “Infrastructure Investment” and “Economic Development” Will Be Campaign Pillars (NYT [5])
  • Son of Staten Island Killed in Indianapolis Ambulance Crash (Post [6])
  • Brace Yourself, You May Nod in Agreement With Steve Cuozzo’s Take on Midtown East (Post [7])
  • March 4 Is Transit Awareness Day in Albany (MTR [8])
  • 1950s-Era Transport Planning Alive and Well in Louisville (NYT [9])
  • A Proposal to Get More Bang Out of Safe Routes to School Bucks (StrongTowns [10])
  • The “Worst Cities for Driving” Include a Lot of Great Cities for Walking (WSJ [11])

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill [12]


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[1] Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/mta_workers_union_contract_negotiations_l7PXLcegOEreIdIbEGpY6N

[2] Build on NYCHA Parking Lots: http://www.streetsblog.org/2011/10/17/nycha-chairman-parking-minimums-working-against-us/

[3] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/19/nyregion/housing-authoritys-plan-to-build-on-parking-lots-sparks-hope-fear-and-criticism.html

[4] DNA: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130219/midtown/dot-mulls-closing-part-of-park-avenue-for-bike-parking

[5] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/19/nyregion/adolfo-carrion-jr-to-embark-on-longshot-mayoral-bid.html?ref=nyregion

[6] Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/staten_island/si_native_killed_in_indianapolis_p3zw3gItK3HI2p2JoJ9ifP

[7] Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolumnists/preservationist_fools_ptBzqFWB4gy70XvZhssLeJ

[8] MTR: http://blog.tstc.org/2013/02/14/nystea-and-nypta-team-up-again-for-transit-awareness-day/

[9] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/19/us/like-a-river-a-bridge-project-divides-a-community.html?hp

[10] StrongTowns: http://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2013/2/18/orderly-but-dumb.html

[11] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/drivers-seat/2013/02/15/car-app-picks-10-worst-driving-cities/?Mod=WSJ_blogs_mostpop_read

[12] Streetsblog Capitol Hill: http://dc.streetsblog.org/2013/02/19/todays-headlines-912/

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