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Today’s Headlines

Posted By Stephen Miller On December 16, 2013 @ 8:58 am In Today's Headlines | 25 Comments

  • Bloomberg to Launch Consulting Firm for Cities With JSK, Burden, and Other Administration Vets (NYT [1])
  • Avella and Weprin Offensive [2] Against Move NY: WABC [3] Talks to Drivers, NYT [4] Covers Weprin vs. Weprin
  • MNR Installs Quick Safety Fixes; Why Wasn’t This Done Already? (NYT [5] via 2nd Avenue Sagas [6])
  • Senators Schumer and Blumenthal Want Funding for More FRA Safety Inspectors (NY1 [7], WCBS [8])
  • Thakoor Dayaram, 52, Loses Legs After Driver Hits Him on Side of Road; No Charges (News [9])
  • Moped Rider Elvis Batista-Francisco, 22, Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver (News [10], WABC [11], News 12 [12])
  • But the Post [13] Continues to Insist It’s Those E-Bikes [14] That Are Dangerous
  • 2nd Avenue Sagas [15]: $3 Million Subsidy for Ferries, But Nothing for Bike-Share?
  • Does Your Street Have a Lot of Potholes? The Times [16] Is On It
  • Crain’s (1 [17], 2 [18], 3 [19]) Features Some Development and Transportation Suggestions for de Blasio
  • Looking for Real Estate on the Upper West Side? Use a Parking Space — It’s Free (Post [20])

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill [21]


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URLs in this post:

[1] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/15/nyregion/bloomberg-focuses-on-rest-as-in-rest-of-world.html

[2] Offensive: http://www.streetsblog.org/2013/12/13/free-riders-tony-avella-and-david-weprin-come-out-against-fair-toll-plan/

[3] WABC: http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/politics&id=9359222

[4] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/14/nyregion/toll-proposal-puts-weprin-brothers-in-rare-spot-at-odds.html

[5] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/16/nyregion/metro-north-seen-lagging-in-protection-against-crash.html?pagewanted=all

[6] 2nd Avenue Sagas: http://secondavenuesagas.com/2013/12/15/two-weeks-later-questioning-mnrs-speedy-safety-response/

[7] NY1: http://bronx.ny1.com/content/news/200369/lawmakers-want-federal-gov-t-to-earmark-more-money-for-railroad-safety

[8] WCBS: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/12/15/senators-to-push-for-more-safety-inspectors-following-metro-north-derailment/

[9] News: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/queens/livery-cab-driver-hit-suv-loses-legs-article-1.1548799

[10] News: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-crime/man-killed-hit-and-run-accident-brooklyn-article-1.1547676

[11] WABC: http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/new_york&id=9361523

[12] News 12: http://brooklyn.news12.com/news/elvis-batista-francisco-22-killed-in-cypress-hills-hit-and-run-1.6609203

[13] Post: http://nypost.com/2013/12/14/bloomberg-doesnt-know-if-law-he-signed-against-e-bikes-in-effect/

[14] E-Bikes: http://www.streetsblog.org/2013/04/10/why-are-electric-bikes-illegal-anyway/

[15] 2nd Avenue Sagas: http://secondavenuesagas.com/2013/12/13/ferries-vs-citibikes-thinking-about-city-subsidies/

[16] The Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/16/nyregion/a-west-side-obstacle-course-of-potholes-and-cave-ins.html

[17] 1: http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20131215/REAL_ESTATE/312159965

[18] 2: http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20131215/TRANSPORTATION/131219928

[19] 3: http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20131215/ECONOMY/131219922

[20] Post: http://nypost.com/2013/12/15/upper-west-siders-in-an-uproar-over-rv-invasion/

[21] Streetsblog Capitol Hill: http://dc.streetsblog.org/2013/12/16/todays-headlines-1121/

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