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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 08:08 AM

A 'parklet' in San Francisco (Jeremy A. Shaw/flickr)

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TOP STORIES ON TN:

Christie: No Proof Climate Change Caused Sandy (link)

Lack Of Investment By CT Makes It Harder To Recover From Derailment (link)

After Derailment, MTA, CT DOT Cobble Together Bus Service While Connecticut Track Is Repaired (link)

Links from Elsewhere:

How the Silver Springs Transit Center became a train wreck: "It was a series of mistakes that were dumbfounding.” (Washington Post)

Houston is resurrecting articulated buses -- and hopes the bigger buses will boost ridership. (KUHF)

Report: San Francisco's new $1.6 billion Central Subway project is at risk of falling significantly below Federal Transportation Administration minimums for both time and money contingencies. (SF Examiner)

New Jersey is in the early phases of studying a new light rail line in the southern part of the state. The catch: the 17-mile trip from Glassboro to Camden will take between 35-40 minutes. (South Jersey Times)

Boston will install four 'parklets' -- tiny parks in parking spaces -- by the end of the summer. (WBUR)

If you're killed in a pedestrian crash in Connecticut or Nassau County, New York, chances are good it will happen within a 1/4 of a mile of a bus stop. (TSTC)

New Yorkers: there's a meeting to discuss the future of the Sheridan Expressway in the Bronx tonight. (link)

Car boots could be banned in Hawaii...if the governor signs the bill. (Star-Advertiser)

 

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