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Kate Hinds

Kate Hinds appears in the following:

If LIRR Workers Strike, Don't Look to Congress to Settle It

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Get back to the table and stay there until you get a deal. That was the message Wednesday from New York's Congressional delegation.

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No Deal Yet Between MTA and LIRR Workers

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Federal mediators failed to produce a deal between the MTA and Long Island Rail Road workers — and the transit agency's chief is heading to Washington D.C. to ask Congress whether it will intervene.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Google is cataloging street art images. Uber is cheaper than a NYC taxi -- for now. Rioters are destroying Jerusalem's light rail line. And: Mexico is about to become Latin America's top car producer.

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Cuomo Says He Has No Control Over Possible LIRR Strike

Monday, July 07, 2014

"The possibility of a strike...causes so much anxiety I don't even like to think about it," said New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Perhaps for good reason: it would be up to Congress, not local lawmakers, to resolve.  

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Monday, July 07, 2014

The holiday is over for Congress, which must deal with the soon-to-be-broke Highway Trust Fund. Chicago's transit system is overcharging teens. British tourists set a new record for visiting all 468 NYC subway stations. And: is Arlington County the suburb of the future?

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Citi Bike Bailout Not Till End of Summer

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The city's financially beleaguered bike share system is being bailed out by the same company that owns a chain of gyms.

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'Las Bicicletas' Hit NYC Streets

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Large metal bike sculptures will start popping up in New York City on Wednesday. It's a public art installation that first premiered in Mexico City — and the artist hopes it will encourage more people to take up riding.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

President Obama will call for eliminating corporate tax breaks to replenish the Highway Trust Fund. Transit fares are going up today in several cities. G.M. has now recalled 28 million vehicles. And: check out the SEFT-1, a car built by two Mexican artists to explore that country's abandoned railroads.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Monday, June 30, 2014

If past international sporting events are any guide, Brazil's World Cup stadiums are going to be money suckers. An emergency exit slide inflated during a United flight. And: some Uber drivers may have figured out how to get around background checks.

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MTA Bus Service Changes Sunday

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Four years after the MTA slashed service on dozens of bus routes to close a budget gap, some of it is on the comeback trail. Here's what's new, what's returned, and what's being extended.

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Meeting Between MTA and LIRR Workers Yields Nothing but More Bad Feelings, Finger Pointing

Friday, June 27, 2014

A MTA-scheduled meeting that the LIRR unions had threatened to boycott did indeed happen Friday — but without any resolution to the ongoing contract dispute.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Friday, June 27, 2014

The committee investigating Bridgegate wants more sworn testimony. L.A. approved a rail-to-airport connection. Hyundai made a car that can detect speed cameras. And: the solitary life of the blimp pilot: great views, but one must pee in a bottle.

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Meet the MTA's Reinvention Committee

Thursday, June 26, 2014

A former U.S. DOT secretary will be co-chairing a group tasked with preparing New York City's transit system for the ravages of climate change — and the city's changing demographics.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet has moved south. Muni is getting a new map. The Corvette Museum will keep its car-swallowing sinkhole. And: things could be looking up for the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

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LIRR Unions: MTA's Latest Offer "Grandstanding;" May Skip Talks

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The MTA says its latest offer to the unions represents "the next level." But union leaders are angry the MTA unveiled the offer to the media — and are threatening to skip Friday's scheduled bargaining session.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Sales of new MetroCards have plummeted since NY introduced a replacement fee. San Francisco wants to ban an app that lets users 'auction off' public parking spaces. And: a Philadelphia bank robber was caught after trying to use a SEPTA bus as a getaway car.

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MTA Says Latest LIRR Offer Is 'Everything They Want'

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The MTA's latest offer comes close to what the unions want — but new employees would be treated a little differently than existing ones.

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When the Silver Line Opens, Your Dating Life Will Get a Lot More Exciting

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Now that the D.C. region's Silver Line has an opening date, it also has an ad campaign.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

NJ Governor Christie's office is being probed about how it's paying for work on the Pulaski Skyway. London's transit system built a bus stop entirely out of Lego. NYC's top cop thinks subway cars should have cameras. And: would-be carjackers in Seattle were foiled by a manual transmission.

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MTA Megaprojects: Behind Schedule and Over Budget

Monday, June 23, 2014

The revamped Fulton Transit Center, which was supposed to open this Thursday, now...won't. And that's not the only MTA megaproject that's behind schedule.

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