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Kate Hinds

Kate Hinds appears in the following:

NYC DOT: Public Plazas Should Be Everywhere — Not Just Manhattan

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

New York City's transportation commissioner said she wants to make sure street transformations like bike lanes and pedestrian plazas make it to all five boroughs — not just Manhattan.

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Monday, June 16, 2014

Philadelphia's transit strike is over, but France's rail strike is dragging on. Russia cut off gas to the Ukraine. San Francisco's Central Subway reached a tunneling milestone. And: check out a video of the singing NYC subway motorman.

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Thursday, June 12, 2014

World Cup goers, travel easy: there will be no subway strike in Sao Paolo today. Port Authority Bus Terminal commuters aired their grievances. Don't e-smoke your e-cigarette on Chicago transit. And: toads can cross safely on one Philadelphia road.

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NJ Transit: We're Doing What We Can with the Port Authority Bus Terminal

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

There is a daily flood of complaints from New Jersey Transit bus commuters at the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

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Judge: Taxi of Tomorrow Is Legal

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

An appeals court ruled that the city's plan to have a fleet composed entirely of Nissan vans can move forward.

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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Detroit automakers have pledged $26 million to city pensions and the local art museum. A SEPTA strike could happen this weekend. A carriage horse briefly tasted freedom in Manhattan. The original "Miss Subways" has died. And: Hong Kong filmgoers get a texting-while-driving surprise.

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Ghost Train No More: G Train Service Increases in NYC

Monday, June 09, 2014

One of NYC's fastest-growing subway lines just got a service bump: the MTA is now running G trains every eight minutes. 

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Monday, June 09, 2014

The Sao Paolo subway strike continues. Federal regulators can't stay on top of bus company safety violations. NYC bike shop owners blame Citi Bike for declining business. Getting home from the Belmont Saturday was...interesting. And: a classic California license plate is making a comeback.

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Friday, June 06, 2014

G.M.'s internal investigation found "a pattern of incompetence." The Great San Francisco Transit Sickout of 2014 is over. SEPTA workers have voted to authorize a strike. And: we're going to need a bigger Citi Bike, now that NYC's bike share has a cameo in "Sharknado 2."

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Thursday, June 05, 2014

G.M. releases the findings of an internal recall probe today, and "the report will be painful." São Paulo subway workers are striking...one week before the World Cup kickoff. Giant piles of dirt may be the reason a Delaware bridge is tilting. And: an iconic Brooklyn sign could be coming down.

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Wednesday, June 04, 2014

San Francisco's transit sickout could ease up today. Philadelphia will begin piloting all-night SEPTA service. D.C.'s bike share is slapping down DIY child seats. The eternal Citi Bike docking struggle, captured on film. And: how NYC defeated subway graffiti in the 1980s, train by train and line by line.

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Tuesday, June 03, 2014

San Francisco transit workers are staging a sickout. A Queens-bound #7 train mysteriously filled with smoke. Our country's vehicle recall system is facing some challenges. And: the FAA may allow filmmakers to fly drones.

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Central Park's Newest Resident: a Ruby-Throated Hummingbird

Monday, June 02, 2014

A bird that usually just passes through Central Park may now be nesting there — for the first time in the park's recorded history. And birders have checked records going back to 1866.

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Monday, June 02, 2014

Rio de Janeiro's bus rapid transit system is open for business. The co-owner of the Philadelphia Inquirer was killed in a plane crash. New York's MTA was fined $2,000 in the 2009 death of a worker. A volcanic ash cloud is disrupting air travel in Australia. And: Mariah Carey, straphanger.

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Vision Zero Package Clears City Council

Thursday, May 29, 2014

"At the end of the day, we feel that these new laws will strengthen our city's ability to avoid death and injuries caused by car crashes," said the chair of the council's transportation committee. But a group representing cab drivers isn't happy.

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year: MTA Bands Peregrine Falcon Chicks

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Springtime is hatchling time, and in keeping with a 31-year effort, New York's MTA banded the peregrine falcon chicks that nest atop three of its bridges.

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Feds: One Year of Car Crashes Cost the U.S. $871 Billion

Thursday, May 29, 2014

The U.S. Secretary of Transportation says the economic and societal costs of traffic crashes are "staggering."

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Thursday, May 29, 2014

UberX drivers probably make more than you do. Highway work in Sacramento is bringing drivers to light rail. London is raising its congestion pricing charge. Pulmonary disease is more common in people who live near Logan Airport. And: one Chicago artist is replacing potholes with mosaics.

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Maya Angelou Was San Francisco's First Black Streetcar Conductor

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Maya Angelou, the poet, writer, and performer who passed away at the age of 86, also has a place in civil rights transportation history: at the age of 16, she says she became San Francisco's first black streetcar conductor.

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

New security measures are leading to massive lines on Beijing's subway. D.C. may pare funding for its streetcar system. The new Google car lacks a steering wheel and pedals. And: South Korea is creating 'women-only' parking spaces, complete with pink outlines.

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