Today’s Headlines

  • Trump’s Climate Denier EPA Nominee Is a Giant Middle Finger to Environmentalists… (NYT, EDF)
  • …Was Investigated for Colluding With Fossil Fuel Companies as Oklahoma AG (Politico)
  • Why Trump Saying “Urban Renewal” Is Scary for Cities (NYT)
  • Boston’s Green Line Extension Opening Pushed Back to 2021 (The Globe)
  • Cincinnati Streetcar Ridership Falling Short of Projections (Enquirer)
  • Four Ways to Add “Gentle” Density to Neighborhoods (The Tyee)
  • Trumpster, Conspiracist Alex Jones Very Concerned About Parking in Austin (InfoWars via Streetsblog Tex)
  • UPS Now Delivering by Electric Bike in Portland (Oregonian)

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Pedestrian, 82, Hit and Killed by Delivery Truck in Chelsea (NYT) Allegedly Drunk Dad Leaves Kid in Car After Crash (NY Post) Flashy Electric Vehicles Generate Buzz (LA Times) European Commission Proposes 18% Cut in New-Car Emissions (BBC) LA Seeks to Curb Attacks on Parking Officers (LA Times) Weinshall’s Response to Sullivan Op-Ed (NYT) The […]

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Costs Expand for Digging of New Subway (NYT) As Ridership Increases, Commuter Rail Scrambles for Funds (NYT) Land Deal to Advance Moynihan Station Plan (Gothamist) Teen Gets 1-3 Years in Fatal DWI Crash (AMNY) Former Oil Lobbyist Edited Gov’t Climate Report (NYT) Brooklyn’s BQE Building Offers Right-Lane Views (Curbed) Little Consistency in Bus Safety Standards […]

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Congestion-Pricing Campaign Focuses on Asthma (Daily News) City Prepares to Regulate Pedicabs (City Room/NYT) Nuclear Expansion Is a Pipe Dream, Says Report (Guardian) Truck Parking Lot in Brooklyn Driven Out (Daily News) New Bus Shelters Vandalized (Gowanus Lounge) Personal Traffic Alerts, with Custom Data (NYT) China Urged Omitting Pollution-Death Figures (NYT) Chrysler Signs China Manufacturing […]

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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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Millard "Butch" Seay Named Acting President of NYC Transit (Newsday) Sustainable Transportation for 2030 (Gotham Gazette) Subway Cell Service Delayed, but Will Go Forward (AMNY) The Next Wave of Hybrids (NY Sun) Caro: Remember How Moses Affected People (AYR) In LA, They Call Them "Lexus Lanes" (LA Times) A Cool $25M for a Climate Backup […]

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LaHood twists the Senate’s arm on re-upping "cash for clunkers" … (AP) … while some Republicans sense an opening and start criticizing the car-rebate program (NYT) Can Schumer and Lautenberg coax their colleagues into more high-speed rail money? (NYT) Congress, led by Oberstar, slams agencies for slow stimulus spending (Reuters)