Kate Hinds appears in the following:
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Here's the thinking: to make money, sometimes you have to spend money. Which is why the agency is approving subsidies to two multi-billion dollar corporations.
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
The head of New Jersey Transit made her final appearance at an agency board meeting today, where she received a warm — but anxious — sendoff.
Monday, December 07, 2015
The federal transportation bill gives the region several tools to dig a new train tunnel under the Hudson River.
Friday, December 04, 2015
Local politicians hailed the bill as "tremendous news" for New Yorkers. But it's the Northeast Corridor that could experience the most transformation.
Wednesday, December 02, 2015
A routine New York City Council Transportation Committee hearing turned up a staggering statistic: tens of thousands of drivers flee crashes each year.
Wednesday, December 02, 2015
A painted bunting is currently noshing on seeds in Prospect Park.
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
So far this year, traffic fatalities are down in New York City by 11 percent. That's a significant drop — and it bucks the national trend.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Following a dismal football season marked by scandal, the university has fired both its athletic director and football coach.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Patrick Foye, who has led the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey through some of its most turbulent times (read: Bridgegate), will be stepping down within the next few months.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Every cab ride in New York City charges a 50-cent fee dedicated to the city's transit system. But ride-hailing services like Uber don't pay that. And that has the MTA worried.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
NJ Transit is experiencing an annus horribilis. It hiked fares to close a budget gap. It's losing talent. And the future doesn't look much better.
Monday, November 16, 2015
The MTA wants to spend tens of millions of dollars on new buses. But the city's transportation commissioner wants to make sure they do a better job of avoiding pedestrians.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Washington and the Port Authority make a deal on who's paying what for the new Gateway Tunnel, and how they will share in making decisions.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Low ridership and high crime led the city's transit system to close dozens of subway entrances decades ago. But those decisions are causing problems now.
Friday, November 06, 2015
As part of an annual design competition, local teams of designers and engineers build sculptures out of cans of food. This year, the MTA's entry is a sly nod to subway etiquette.
Thursday, November 05, 2015
A 32-year-old audio-kinetic sculpture that once provided some whimsy in the otherwise dismal bus terminal is gone.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
A massive — if also very expensive — solution to one of New York City's commuting connundrums is taking shape in a cavern deep under East Midtown.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Beginning in May, the MTA began asking for more money from the city in order to get the next phase of the Second Avenue Subway built. So how did its funding get gutted?
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The MTA board has formally passed its latest five-year, $26 billion capital spending plan. But while some new projects were included, the Second Avenue Subway was the big loser.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
The Port's board took what it's calling an "important first step" in replacing its aging bus terminal. But there are a lot of unknowns.