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: Sales of Hybrids and EVs Slower Than Expected; Public Sector Workers on Strike in U.K.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 08:52 AM
Top stories on TN:
In Its First Season, Boston Bike Share Exceeds Projections; Will Expand Next Spring (Link)
A Federal Grant Encourages Denser Development in San Francisco (Link)
New York DOT / Uses Haiku with Graphics / to Tame City Streets (Link)
VIDEO: Secrets of Grand Central Terminal (Link)
Analysts see hope at American Airlines. (The Takeaway)
And: is bankruptcy 'business as usual' for domestic airlines? (NPR)
Sales of hybrid cars and electric vehicles haven't met automakers initial projections. (Marketplace)
Public sector workers are staging a huge strike in the United Kingdom, affecting transportation in Northern Ireland and cancelling some flights in London. (BBC)
The funding plan for California's high-speed rail project is faulty, according to a new report released. (Los Angeles Times)
A recovering U.S. auto industry should add more than 150,000 new jobs by 2015, and most of them will be located in Michigan. (Changing Gears)
Four snowstorms and a hurricane kept more drivers off of the NJ Turnpike and Garden State Parkway, leading to $47 million drop in projected revenue. (Bloomberg News via NJ.com)
Check out a map of the 643 transit projects nationwide. (Reconnecting America; h/t Politico MT)