Born and raised in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, David fell in love with journalism as a kid accompanying his reporter dad on stories while school was out. A reporter at Streetsblog from 2015 to 2019, David returned as Streetsblog Deputy Editor in 2023 after a three-year stint at the New York Post. A graduate of Montgomery Blair High School and the University of Maryland, he lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Andy Byford — the beloved former head of the MTA's buses and subways division — will join Amtrak next month as an executive vice president.
As Lin-Manuel Miranda once observed in "Hamilton," "Everything is legal in New Jersey." Well, now the bard is certainly right about e-scooters and e-bikes.
He won’t say the words “bike lane.” Mayor de Blasio declined to commit to installing a protected bike lane — which is his own administration’s plan— as part of the long-delayed final phase of the Queens Boulevard safety redesign. Under questioning from Streetsblog on Thursday, de Blasio apparently felt he could not even utter the […]
It's a great city to be carless in, and yet...