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The commuter ferry serving a Queens neighborhood devastated by superstorm Sandy will continue for at least four more months—but the cost to ride it will rise.
Montreal's bike share company filed for bankruptcy. Another snowstorm is plaguing the Northeast. Following four traffic fatalities in two days, NYC is cracking down...on jaywalking. Read the leaked internal Google memo re: tech buses. And: going to the Super Bowl? You WILL take transit.
Twenty more subpoenas were issued in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal. New York's MTA is collecting millions in unspent MetroCard fares. The New Orleans airport is getting overhauled. And a video: why yes, that is Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performing "Can't Hold Us" on the BX6 bus.
Last month, a Senate committee demanded answers from the Port Authority over the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal. Now, the Port has provided some.
Christie's office is hiring legal counsel -- yes, that legal counsel. The House held a bruising, three-hour long hearing on California's bullet train project. LIRR workers are a step closer to striking. And: six weeks after hitting a mysterious object, Seattle's tunnel boring machine is still stuck underground.
Speaking outside a Queens school where an eight-year-old boy was recently struck down by a truck, Bill de Blasio says New York City will take immediate steps to stem traffic fatalities.
The governor of Massachusetts is laying the groundwork for his transit legacy. The D.O.T. Secretary says the U.S. is finally ready to address its "infrastructure deficit." By 2030. 3.6 million people worldwide could die annually in traffic. And: NYC gets its first heated bus shelter today, courtesy of...Fort Lauderdale.
The New York MTA's payroll tax will remain law.
Following last month's fatal Metro-North derailment, the feds are now moving to require cameras in train locomotives. A bill banning transit strikes in California was rejected by state Democrats. Japan's subway etiquette campaign speaks a universal language. And: want an update on Bridgegate? WNYC has you covered, starting this morning at 10am.
Alternative theories of Bridgegate are being proposed, including one surrounding a billion-dollar redevelopment project in Fort Lee. Fatal traffic accidents are on the rise in the developing world. Ridership is up on Capital Bikeshare. And: in case you missed the annual No-Pants Subway Ride, we've got you covered.
Gov. Cuomo jumps on the Port Authority's moment in the spotlight to exert his own authority.
The lawsuits have begun in Bridgegate. Meanwhile, the U.S. Senate will stay their hand on holding hearings. Massachusetts has a new commuter rail operator. And check out a video of London's new taxi.
New York City's airports performed worse than any other in the country during the recent polar vortex.
A New Jersey Assembly commiteee has held in contempt the key figure in the scandal surrounding the politically-motivated closure of two lanes of the George Washington Bridge. The vote came after David Wildstein repeatedly asserted his Fifth Amendment right to remain silent over the scandal.
Gov. Christie will address Bridgegate this morning at 11am, and WNYC will carry it live. Chicago's bike share system reopened this morning after nearly a week of winter weather closures. Car thieves are taking advantage of the polar vortex. And: China doubles down on new rail lines.
On Tuesday, New York's governor called New York City's main airports "inexcusable." On Wednesday, he announced he would take over their redevelopment.
Even though the Second Avenue subway won't open until 2016, some businesses are opening along the route in anticipation. Delta is retiring the last of the DC-9's. Locals are wary of a new Minneapolis light rail line. And: San Antonio is finally getting toll lanes.
New York's governor used a press conference with the vice president to trash the city's airports.
New York's bike share program is experiencing its first winter, and even though ridership is dipping with the temperatures, Citi Bikers are riding anyway.