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Kate Hinds

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Bus rapid transit is stalling in the Bay Area. Florida SunRail trains are already running at capacity. Air quality is deteriorating in cities around the world. And: check out old NYC subway cars in a Mad Men-inspired ad campaign.

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NYC Opens Traffic Crash Data -- Finally

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

After years of prodding from safe streets advocates, the New York City Council, and the tech community — not to mention reporters — New York City has finally released comprehensive traffic crash data.

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Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Speed camera violations are down in D.C. Detroit's new Transit Police force is riding buses. The Congressional Budget Office is presenting some hard choices to save transportation spending. And: happy Bike to School Day!

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NYC Subway Service is Either 'Deteriorating' — Or Not

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

MTA subway service alerts have jumped 35 percent between 2011 and 2013. But what that actually means is open to debate.

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Tuesday, May 06, 2014

GPS data revealed a bunch of NJ Transit employees were using agency vehicles for personal use. So far, so good, SunRail. The beleaguered Port Authority may have reached a tipping point. And: Nissan has developed a self-cleaning car.

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Monday, May 05, 2014

Traffic fatalities are decreasing overall, but pedestrian fatalities...just aren't. D.C. is experiencing a "pandemic of potholes." A community group is suing San Francisco over its Google tech bus plan. And blessed be thy bicycle: two-wheelers get "a little extra mojo" at a NYC church.

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Photos: The Second Avenue Subway, Under Construction

Friday, May 02, 2014

The first leg of the the Second Avenue Subway is on track to open in less than one thousand days. It's two-thirds of the way done. See for yourself, inside.

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Friday, May 02, 2014

New York's bike share could get a new investor. Pittsburgh is expanding its network of 'smart' traffic signals. Volvo is prototyping an inflatable car seat. A Florida man who jammed drivers' cell phone calls was fined. And for your viewing pleasure: the trending video of the Baltimore street collapse.

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Thursday, May 01, 2014

Thursday's headlines are all about fire and rain. A CSX train carrying crude oil derailed in Virginia, and the James River caught on fire. Meanwhile, torrential downpours disrupted roads and transit from New York to D.C. And: Chicago's bike share system got a sponsor.

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Longtime Long Island Rail Road President Replaced

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Newsday didn't mince words: Helena Williams was fired.

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MTA Preparing LIRR Strike Contingency Plans

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The MTA is planning to put bus service in place if Long Island Rail Road workers strike as threatened this summer. But not every MTA board member thinks that's a good idea.

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The White House wants to lift a ban on tolling Interstate highways. San Francisco is testing signal prioritization for buses. Citi Bike won another court case in NYC. Chicago may regulate pedicabs. And: Floridians seem to be catching SunRail fever.

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Google's self-driving car has mastered city streets. NYC cops are cracking down on subway dancers and acrobats. AAA will fix your bike's flat tire in some states. Amtrak dropped its sponsorship of the Clippers. And: London Underground workers are staging a 48-hour strike.

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Slow Down for More Speed Cameras

Monday, April 28, 2014

New York City could get 140 speed cameras, up from five today, if a bill that was approved Monday becomes law. And that might mean a lot of revenue--those five cameras alone have issued more than than 12,000 speeding tickets since mid-January.

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Animals on Amtrak: It's Happening. (Sort of.)

Monday, April 28, 2014

Got a cat or (smallish) dog? Want to take that four-footed companion on a trip within Illinois? All aboard!

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NYC Gets Federal Pedestrian Safety Grant to Target "Young Men"

Friday, April 25, 2014

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration just announced the winners of its $1.6 million pedestrian safety grant program, and New York City is getting the largest award.

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Friday, April 25, 2014

NJ Governor Chris Christie and state Democrats are on a collision course over how to fund transportation. The first round of Seattle bus cuts are in, and they're not pretty. The SEC is investigating GM. And: Freakonomics inspired a Nebraska woman to resurrect hitchhiking.

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NJ Transit Should Take Over the PATH Train: Report

Friday, April 25, 2014

To stem the train's huge deficit, it should also raise fares and be funded in part through tax subsidies, say new recommendations issued by a watchdog group.

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Contractor Hands Over Silver Line, Moving It Closer To Passenger Service

Thursday, April 24, 2014

For the first time, the Silver Line finally has a projected opening date. Or rather an opening season: D.C.'s transit agency said Thursday the delay-dogged line would open "this summer."

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Thursday, April 24, 2014

New York's MTA will use some pension money to pay for worker raises. Philadelphia won't get bike share until next spring. Canada toughened standards for rail cars. Despite recalls, G.M. is still turning a (slim) profit this year. And: why the Koch brothers are battling a transit project in Nashville.

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