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: LA to Slash Bus Lines, and Toronto Councilors Tell Mayor Ford: Not So Fast--WE Have Final Say on Transit City
Thursday, December 02, 2010 - 09:52 AM
Toronto's councilors to Mayor Ford: not so fast--we have final say on Transit City plan. (Globe and Mail)
Did Houston voters violate the constitution by voting against red light cameras? A judge will hear arguments on Friday. (KUHF)
GM's new crash-test dummies could be smarter than us: they transmit and receive data 10,000 times a second. And they do it from GM's excellently-named Anthropomorphic Test Device lab. (Smart Planet)
Recyclable subway cars: coming soon to a Warsaw Metro station near you. (Good)
Strasbourg's transit system makes the Transport Politic wonder: "Are U.S. cities building their light rail lines in an inappropriate fashion, or is there something inherently different about American tastes that make similar investments less effective this side of the Atlantic?"
The Vatican is looking for a new Popemobile -- preferably one that's electric. (Marketplace)