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Today’s Headlines

  • Riders Alliance: L Train Riders Want Bus Lanes and Bike Lanes While Subway’s Shut Down (AMNY)
  • TLC Setting New Rules to Reduce Fatigued Driving — How About Better Pay? (News)
  • Cuomo’s State DOT Refuses to Tell the Public How It’s Spending Their Money (MTR)
  • Christie Vetoes Port Authority Reform Bill (Crain’s)
  • With the Q Getting Routed to Second Avenue, MTA Will Revive the W (2nd Ave SagasAMNY)
  • A Post Editor Racked Up 2,000 Miles on Citi Bike
  • The Daily News Sides With David Greenfield on F Express
  • Letting the Noisiest Voices Dictate the Agenda Is No Way to Set Transportation Policy (IVM)
  • Fear and Loathing on Queens Boulevard (TL)
  • Reimagining the Streets Underneath the Livonia Avenue Elevated (ioby)
  • The Infrastructure Fantasy That Makes Gondolas Look Great (Curbed, DNA)

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Today’s Headlines

  • NYT to Cuomo: Do Something Significant for Transit for Once and Get MoveNY Through Albany
  • Subway Crowding Causing ~30 Percent More Delays Than Last Year (NY1)
  • The #CrashNotAccident Campaign Caught the Attention of the Times
  • Will NYPD Fix Its Collision Investigations Without Michael Ameri? (RoW)
  • Citi Bike Mechanics Are Worried About Some Components in the Newer Bikes (News)
  • DOT Will Add Nine Citi Bike Infill Stations on the Upper East Side (DNA)
  • Diabolical David Greenfield Pits Brooklyn Neighborhoods Against Each Other (NYT)
  • $100 Million in Station Improvements Could Make F-Express More Appealing (2nd Ave Sagas)
  • The BQX Streetcar Show Played to a Tough Crowd in Red Hook (Gothamist, AMNY)
  • More Clinton Ave Bikeway Coverage (DNA, Brooklyn Paper)
  • Hit-and-Run Green Cab Driver Injured Woman in Gowanus (News); 3-Car Pileup in Bensonhurst (Post)
  • Meet New Yorkers Who Citi Bike Everywhere (Post)

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Today’s Headlines

  • F Express Not a Done Deal, Says MTA (Crain’s, Second Ave Sagas)
  • Dwyer: Delaying Gateway for Environmental Review Would Be Risky and Counterproductive (NYT)
  • City to Shell Out Millions to Truck Drivers Who Were Ticketed for Parking Illegally (Post)
  • Ben Fried and Dana Lerner Talk Vision Zero With Errol Louis (NY1)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Injures Pedestrian in Port Richmond (Advance)
  • Think Speed Might Have Been a Factor in This Motorcyclist Fatality? (Advance)
  • WABC Anchor Liz Cho Stopped for Distracted Driving, Arrested for Unlicensed Driving (News)
  • Bill Bratton’s Can’t-Do Attitude Toward Traffic Violence Does Not Apply to Gun Violence (DNA)
  • Bike Snob on Speed Cams: You Can Judge a City by Its School Zones, and NYC Is Failing (Reclaim)
  • People You Share the Streets With (News)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Crain’s: Politicians Should Buck Up and Acknowledge the Scourge That Is Free Curbside Parking
  • Fire Spreads to Manhattan Metro-North Tracks, Commuters Diverted to Subways UFN (NYTAMNY)
  • MTA May Revive F Express Without More Trains (AMNY, 2AS); Will Launch LaGuardia SBS in Fall (News)
  • Trottenberg Doesn’t Rule Out Shutting 14th Street to Cars During Canarsie Tunnel Work (News)
  • Even When He’s Talking About Transit, Cuomo Can’t Stop Talking About Cars (Politico)
  • Tish James and Velmanette Montgomery Not Sure Clinton Avenue Cyclists Are Worth Protecting (KCP)
  • Drivers Collide on UWS, Injuring Bystander (News); Trucker Runs Over Senior in Far Rockaway (News)
  • NYPD and the Daily News Gang Up on Dead Toddler and Her Grieving Mother; Gawker Calls BS
  • Bill Bratton Has No Tolerance for Reckless Behavior by People Who Aren’t Driving Cars (Post, News)
  • Take a Ride With Gothamist on Canal Street and the Manhattan Bridge
  • The Randalls Island Connector Is an Unqualified Hit, and the Times Is On It — Really!

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Today’s Headlines

  • More Coverage of the Vehicular Killing of 3-Year-Old Mariam Dansoko (News, Post)
  • Teen Driving Stolen SUV Crashes Onto Brooklyn Sidewalk, Injuring 2 Women With Strollers (NewsPost)
  • Street Safety Advocates Remember Michael Ameri (DNA)
  • AMNY: Go Ahead and Build the Queens Boulevard Bike Lane in Elmhurst
  • MoveNY-esque Tolls Are on the New York Building Congress’s Policy Wish List (Crain’s)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Joie Sellers Sentenced to 5-15 Years (News, Post, NY1)
  • The Share of New York Workers Who Commute Without Driving Rose to 71 Percent By 2014 (MTR)
  • If You Believe Page Six, Sergeants Union Boss Ed Mullins Could Be Next Police Commissioner (Post)
  • Is Planning Chief Carl Weisbrod on the Way Out? (Crain’s)
  • Signalized Crossing Coming to Columbia Street Intersection By Brooklyn Waterfront (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Michael Ameri, an Officer Who Took Street Safety Seriously, Commits Suicide (NewsNYTGothamist)
  • Brad Hoylman: Make 14th Street Transit-Only While L Train Shuts Down — and Leave It That Way (DNA)
  • Kabak: While We’re Waiting for More Subway Capacity, Get More Out of Our Bus System (Crain’s)
  • Bx6 Select Bus Service Could Launch as Soon as This Fall (DNA)
  • Citi Bike Enlists Members to Help Rebalance System (Gothamist)
  • Broadway Pedestrian Spaces Between 41st Street and 35th Street Will Be Cast in Concrete (News)
  • Drunk, Unlicensed, Hit-and-Run Driver Critically Injures Pedestrian in West Farms (News, Post)
  • The Post Keeps Up the Crusade for People Who Park in Front of Pedestrian Ramps
  • NYC Will Replace Bright LED Streetlights With Lower Wattage Bulbs (Post)
  • Happy Bike to Work Week, NYC (NYT)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Dean Skelos Sentenced to Five Years in Prison (NYT, Politico); Preet: I’m Not Done (Politico)
  • Paul White, Tom Wright, Joe Lhota Among Those Enlisted to Shepherd de Blasio Streetcar (AMNY, DNA)
  • Gotham Gazette Explains What a “Self-Financed” BQX Would Really Mean
  • Reliable Trains and Buses, Not Gimmicks, Are What New Yorkers Want From Transit (2AS, Freemark)
  • Tri-State: NJ Transit Problems Go Deeper Than Inadequate Funding (MTR)
  • Parking Crusader Vincent Gentile Rushes to Aid Motorists Ticketed for Blocking Curb Ramps (Post 1, 2)
  • Related: Imagine NYPD’s Failure to Enforce Law Against Crosswalk Killings Getting This Much Coverage
  • Motorist Flips Car and Dies After Being Shot in Canarsie (Post)
  • Cop Who Told Driver What Police Think of Vision Zero Now Monitoring Security Cameras (Post)
  • Crossing Guards Get Some Love in Park Slope (Bklyn Paper)
  • Jason Gay to America: Cyclists Are People, Too (WSJ)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Daily News: De Blasio Instructing DOT to Implement Life-Saving Street Design = Strong-Arming
  • More Reality Based Queens Boulevard Coverage From Gothamist and DNA
  • Toll Reform Gains Support From Suburban Legislators (AMNY)
  • There Is an MTA L Train Meeting in Manhattan Tonight (Gothamist)
  • The Longer the Gateway Review Process Takes, the More It Will Cost (DNA)
  • Post: Vehicular Crimes Chief One of Several Prosecutors Resigning From Ken Thompson’s Office
  • Drivers Are Being Ticketed for Blocking Sidewalk Ramps and the New York Post Is All Over It
  • Former Brooklyn Assembly Member Alec Brook-Krasny: I’m “Too Lazy” to Surrender Official Plates (Post)
  • The Number of Unlicensed New York Motorists Looks Poised to Increase (Post)
  • Post: Treating Drivers Fairly Would Put Uber Out of Business, and That Would Be a Shame
  • New York City Cyclists Are Out of Control (DNANY1)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Driver in Reverse Crushes Senior to Death on Upper East Side; No Charges (News)
  • SI Driver Who Killed Alexa Cioffi With Boat Trailer Charged With Manslaughter (News)
  • Uber Drivers in NYC to Get Some New Work Rights, Agree to Not Unionize (NYT)
  • MTA: Three Sick Passengers Caused Train Delays for Thousands on Monday (Gothamist)
  • Advance Not Impressed by DOT Analysis of North Shore Traffic Problems
  • Police Looking for Hit-and-Run Driver Involved in Gory UWS Curb Jump Crash (News)
  • Man Jumps Off Overpass Onto Gowanus Expressway, Is Struck and Killed by Motorist (News)
  • 2nd Ave Sagas Finds Useful Tidbits in Hunter Subway Etiquette Study
  • Judge Orders Prosecutors to Release Names of All Bridgegate Suspects (WNYC)
  • NYPD Vans May Continue to Dose You With Radiation at NYPD’s Discretion (Post)
  • If You Think Cops Are Attached to Their Cars Now … (DNANewsPost)

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