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: Boston T Sets Ridership Record, Auto Sales Up, San Francisco Embraces Car Sharing
Wednesday, November 02, 2011 - 09:00 AM
Top stories on TN:
See who is lobbying and donating to influential members of Congress. (Link)
California's high-speed rail costs soar, but proponents say there's 'no choice' but to build. (Link)
Boston's T set a ridership record. (Boston Globe)
Car sales are up for the big three -- as well as most foreign automakers. (Detroit Free Press)
And: Mica is meeting with Wall Street investors today to talk about investing in high-speed rail on the Northeast Corridor. (Bloomberg Businessweek)
TN's Andrea Bernstein talks infrastructure and jobs bill on The Takeaway.
Florida Governor Rick Scott experiences schadenfreude over new estimates for the cost of California's high-speed rail program. (The Hill)
NYC is rethinking putting neon stickers on cars that violate alternate side parking rules. (Wall Street Journal)
The head of the NJ DOT says the ARC tunnel was flawed from the start. (Asbury Park Press)
San Francisco is ground zero for the car-sharing movement. (USA Today)
From water bottle to bridge: one company is making infrastructure out of recycled plastic. (Fast Company)
And: Beethoven Awareness Month even affects skateboarders! Vide0 here.