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Kate Hinds

Kate Hinds appears in the following:

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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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

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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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Bus service is about to be slashed in Seattle. More subpoenas were issued in the ongoing Bridgegate probe. JetBlue pilots voted to unionize. And: most Texans talk on the phone while driving, and nearly half text or use email.

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MTA, LIRR Meeting With White House Mediators This Week

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

There's an offer on the table in the labor dispute between New York's MTA and the Long Island Rail Road workers unions.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Starting next month, every single D.C. license will need to be replaced. Dozens of rail crashes have been linked to medical issues that could have been found in a health screening. Exxon Mobil must pay NYC $105 million for contaminating groundwater. And: take a tour of China's so-called ghost towns.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Friday, April 11, 2014

The winning bid for Montreal's bike share system will be unveiled today. MARTA trains and buses will start running more frequently in May. And: how to spot a skimming device on a NYC MetroCard machine.

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Your Pulaski Skyway Survival Guide

Friday, April 11, 2014

Starting this weekend, the northbound lanes of the Pulaski Skyway are closing for two years, and New Jersey officials aren't sugarcoating it. 

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Toyota is recalling over 6 million cars. MTA police officers were reunited with a dog they rescued. The Twin Cities' biggest transit project received a key approval. And: a Detroit business group is taking on some of that city's broken streetlights.

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Atlantic Avenue: First Major NYC Road to Get Lower Speed Limits

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

A thoroughfare that runs through Brooklyn and Queens is getting the Vision Zero treatment.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Federal funding for D.C.'s Metro is in "real jeopardy." NJ Transit has "no culture of safety." Car theft in NYC is down -- unless you drive an old, heavy clunker. And: 100,000 tons of container ship cargo may be falling into the oceans each year.

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Sleep Disorders + Shift Work = Danger

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

The sleep disorder known as sleep apnea is a problem across the transportation industry, not just for the engineer at the controls during Metro-North's fatal derailment in December. But sleep problems may be endemic to the job.

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Tuesday, April 08, 2014

The Port Authority Bus Terminal exemplifies the larger problems at the Port. Boston's bike share program is rock solid. Panama opened Central America's first subway. And: a photography exhibit celebrates the NYC's graffiti-covered subway cars of yesteryear.

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Engineer in Fatal Metro-North Derailment Had Undiagnosed Sleep Disorder

Monday, April 07, 2014

According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the engineer at the controls of the Metro-North train that derailed in the Bronx last year had undiagnosed "severe obstructive sleep apnea."

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Monday, April 07, 2014

Federal inspectors have found a lot of flaws on Metro-North. The Bay Area's bike share should reach the East Bay next spring. Everything you need to know about boarding Amtrak, revealed. And: going to the Yankees home opener today? Ride the nostalgia train.

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G Train Faces Summer Shutdown

Friday, April 04, 2014

Sandy is the gift that keeps on giving for the New York City subway system. The G train won't run between Brooklyn and Queens for five weeks this summer so the MTA can finish repairing massive damage caused by the storm.

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Friday, April 04, 2014

The commuter tax break is close to being revived. New Jersey's transportation trust fund is almost dry. CicLAvia is happening this weekend. The washed-away British railway line has reopened. And: what was America's national pastime the late 1800s? Competitive walking.

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