Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Leads Times Square Rally for Congestion Plan (NYT, Post, Daily News)
  • RELATED: Congestion Pricing Campaign Steps Up (NY Sun)
  • Straphangers on 7 Get Chance to Rate the Ride (Daily News)
  • Second Ave. Subway Plan Adjusted for Food Emporium (NY Sun)
  • McDonald’s in UK to Use Frying Oil for Fuel (Greenbiz)
  • China Rejects Binding Emissions Targets (Guardian)
  • rhubarbpie

    With the revelation in the Times today that the mayor continues to buddy up with Senate Republicans, it will be harder than ever to move the Assembly on congestion pricing. And there has yet to be any adjustment in the city’s negotiating team to get a better crew in place. Not sure what needs to be done to turn things around; a turn-around will rely on political skills that the mayor has yet to reveal.

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Bumpy Start for Bway Bus-Only Lanes (Daily News) New Jobs for NYC Transit Officials (Daily News) Use Congestion Fees for 2nd Ave. Subway (NYT, Letters) Manhattanites Would Pay on Way Out (NYT) Planners Aim to Untangle Grand Army Plaza Knot (Brooklyn Paper) Blackout Insurance: Solar City Rooftops (City Limits) Placard Parking Plague on Pierrepont (Brooklyn […]

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Spitzer Open to Congestion Pricing (Sun) NYC Commuting: Stick to the Facts (TSTC) Planner Behind PlaNYC (Sun) Corzine Warns NJ Gas Tax May Go Up (Post) Is Corzine Ad Contrite or Calculating? (NYT) Clearing Bike Lanes for Bicyclists (Voice) Traffic Agents Talk About Possible New Powers (NYT) Noise Enforcement Leads to Lots of Traffic Tickets […]

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State Tries to Make LI More Bike-Friendly (Newsday) PlaNYC Gives Climate Change Short Shrift (Voice) Related: Bloomberg’s Sustainability Plan ‘Presidential Posturing’ (Voice) Feds to Patrol LIRR and Metro-North (Daily News) MTA Signs Second Ave. Subway Contract (NY Sun) LIRR Plans for More Rush-Hour Trains (1010 WINS) London’s Twice as Good as NYC on Green Electricity […]

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MTA Fare Hike in 2008 "A Real Possibility" (Daily News) She Commutes 200 Blocks a Day by Bike (AMNY) Jackson Heightsers Protest Heavy Traffic on Roosevelt Ave. (Daily News) Taxi Drivers Threaten Strike Over GPS (Metro) Fire Dept Nixes Subway Radio System (NYT) Tappan Zee Plan Still Omits High Rider Option (TSTC) Off-Limits Areas of […]

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Bloomberg Plan Expected to Call for Congestion Pricing (NYT, Post, Daily News) Spitzer Proposes Ambitious Energy Initiative (NYT) New Amtrak Service Could Boost ‘Sixth Borough’ (NY Sun) Demolition Delayed: Facing Lawsuits, Ratner Will Wait for Ruling (Brooklyn Paper) Closing Fifth Avenue for Atlantic Yards: Why So Soon? (Queens Ledger) Neighbor vs. Neighbor on 9th St. […]

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Stringer Will Seek Study of Road Use Fees (NY Sun) At Least 10,000 DWI Offenders Still Driving in NJ Because of Test (Newsday) Lawsuit Claims NYPD Ignored Cop Hit-Run Info (Daily News) Would Verrazano Toll Ease Truck Congestion? (Brooklyn Paper) NYPD Sergeant Nabbed for DWI After Crash (Newsday) Sustainable Skyscraper Goes Up on 42nd St. […]