Kate Hinds is an Associate Producer for WNYC News. She also reports for WNYC and Transportation Nation, a public radio reporting project that combines the work of multiple newsrooms to provide coverage of how we build, rebuild and get around the nation.
TN MOVING STORIES: Brooklyn Borough President Gets Involved in Bike Lane Suit, and DC Metro Gets Hip to Social Media
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 09:00 AM
He said, she said in the Prospect Park West bike lane case: Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz said that NYC DOT head Janette Sadik-Khan told him the lane was temporary. (New York Post)
"That's not true," says Sadik-Khan on NY1, where she also talks about traffic in Midtown, pedestrian plazas, and crash data.
DC's Metro has launched a major social media initiative to "keep information flowing." (Washington Post)
Chinese airlines are benefiting from delays on the Shanghai-to-Beijing high-speed rail line. (Wall Street Journal)
A terrorist attack on NYC's subways would cripple the city "in ways worse than 9/11." (Associated Press)
Behold the BiPod: a hybrid electric flying car. (Fast Company)
Parking meter rates above 96th Street in Manhattan have climbed. (DNA Info)
Automakers say the Obama Administration's fuel efficiency standards are too high. (Marketplace)