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Kate Hinds

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

The feds are ordering stricter scrutiny for rail cars that transport crude oil. President Obama will call on legislators to pass a four-year, $302 billion transportation bill. The Dreamliner's nightmares continue. London is overhauling dozens of intersections. And: Houston cabbies aren't so hot for rideshare apps.

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Photos That Will Make You Want To Ride The PATH Train

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Port Authority has opened a new platform at its World Trade Center station, giving commuters a glimpse of a transportation hub that's been in the works for years.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Houston's award for bike friendliness comes on the heels of several fatal hit-and-runs. A Metro-North conductor issued hundreds of letters apologizing to passengers. There's yet another delay for D.C.'s beleaguered Silver Line. And: Colorado's latest road safety campaign is "Drive High, Get a DUI."

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New NJ Transit Leadership to Revisit Super Bowl and Sandy Snafus

Monday, February 24, 2014

Now that New Jersey Transit has a new executive director, the agency wants to look to its future. But two incidents from its recent past keep cropping up—and the state's top transportation official is promising answers.

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Real-Time Bus Arrival Info Coming to Brooklyn and Queens Next Month

Monday, February 24, 2014

New York City's two most populous boroughs will get Bus Time on March 9th, completing the installation of  the MTA's live bus tracking system citywide.

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Monday, February 24, 2014

A new L.A. light rail line has reached the 50% completion mark. Ride along on a Chicago-to-Mexico bus. Railroads have agreed to new crude oil safety standards. And: this weekend it seemed like everybody was pothole fighting. Those cats were fast as lightning.

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So Much For That NJ Transit Hearing

Friday, February 21, 2014

A planned New Jersey Assembly hearing on "NJ Transit’s recent woes" was canceled because no one wanted to show up, said the chair of the transportation committee.

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When Will New York's Bike Share Expand? "Not Ready to Say Yet."

Friday, February 21, 2014

Towards the end of his recent interview with NYC's new transportation commissioner, Brian Lehrer asked the question that Citi Bike's 96,000+ members all want to know: when will the system expand? Here was her response, in full.

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

A reporter filmed the NYC mayor's car speeding and violating traffic law, two days after his Vision Zero reveal. Southern California's commuter rail system is the first in the country to get positive train control. Montana's traffic fatality rate is the nation's third worst. And: New York's homeless-in-subways crackdown begins Monday.

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

New York's congressional delegation wants to avert a LIRR strike. California's Democratic lieutenant governor is breaking ranks and yanking his support of high-speed rail. Winter weather has dealt Chicago's commuter rail system a heavy blow. And: a look at Cambodia's transit systems, both old and new.

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NTSB to Metro-North: Put Cameras on Train Operators

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

The National Transportation Safety Board, which is investigating December's deadly Metro-North derailment, is recommending the MTA install cameras in train cabs and make its speed limit signage permanent.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

As part of its investigation into a deadly December crash, the NTSB is recommending that Metro-North install cameras in its trains. Forty thousand tons of New Jersey road salt are stuck in Maine. Chicago's subways are being wired for 4G. And: check out a map of what L.A.'s subway system could look like in 2040.

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NYC's Mayor Unveils "Vision Zero" Plans

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

On Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio presented a blueprint comprised of what he called "tried and tested" ideas designed to dramatically reduce pedestrian and cyclist fatalities. 

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Embattled NJ Transit Head Leaving

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

In recent months, Jim Weinstein's leadership has come under increasing fire over performance during Sandy and the Super Bowl.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

NYC's mayor will announce his 'Vision Zero' plan for pedestrian safety today. The embattled head of NJ Transit could be on his way out. Atlanta's tough winter might -- might -- mean state funding for MARTA. And: Newark Airport's light fixtures are watching you.

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Trying to Ratchet Down NYC's Street Tensions With Love -- and Valentines

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Traffic engineers often refer to things like speed bumps and pedestrian islands as 'traffic calming' measures. On Sunday, activists took to one particularly troublesome intersection and employed a different method of street soothing -- one that involved the judicious application of Valentines and hot chocolate.

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Friday, February 14, 2014

The Bridgegate subpoenas have widened to include -- wait for it -- the ARC tunnel. Airlines have canceled a record number of flights this winter. Los Angeles is piloting a 'bike friendly business district.' And listen to the mysterious howling sound that woke up St. Paul residents.

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MOVING STORIES

Thursday, February 13, 2014

The icy embrace of winter has enveloped the East Coast. NYC may open more traffic crash data. The touch-screen subway map has arrived. And: why the Dutch love U.S. speedskater Shani Davis. (It's mostly about his skill--but a little bit about bikes.)

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Sinkhole Swallows Corvettes: Video

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

"It is with heavy hearts that we report that eight Corvettes were affected by this incident," reads a statement by the National Corvette Museum.

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MOVING STORIES

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Atlanta's transit system has cancelled all bus service today due to weather. No, Governor Christie did not fly over the George Washington Bridge during those lane closures in September. The auto industry made jaywalking illegal. And: how your commute affects your well-being.

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