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: Occupy Oakland Shuts Down Port, A Look At East Side Access, and Moscow's Subway: Best In the World?
Thursday, November 03, 2011 - 08:58 AM
Top stories on TN:
High-speed rail naysayer Rick Scott says California's program is a "boondoggle." (Link)
Although an agreement should happen soon, almost 1,000 Long Island Bus employees could be laid off. (Link)
Obama takes 30 minutes to pitch the transportation jobs bill in DC. (Link)
Occupy Oakland demonstrations shut down the port. (Marketplace)
The Department of Defense will pay $270 million to ease traffic congestion created by the recently implemented Base Realignment and Closure. (WAMU)
The full City Council will vote on whether to send a plan to implement residential parking permits in NYC to Albany for consideration. (New York Times)
Moscow's state-owned subway system is efficient, attractive and profitable. (Atlantic Cities)
A Chicago suburb is ending its red light camera program. (WBEZ)
A look at New York's East Side Access project, which will bring the LIRR to Grand Central Terminal. (DNA Info)
Biking: it's good for you. (NPR)
What if electric cars could charge without plugs? (Good)