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: Transpo News Links from Around the Web
Friday, May 16, 2014 - 08:03 AM
TOP STORIES ON TN:
Sleep Derailed: Fatigue Plagues Train Workers (link)
Price Tag of Proposed Arlington Streetcars Increase -- and So Do Ridership Projections (link)
Happy (if soggy) Bike to Work Day!
Rain be damned: the U.S. Secretary of Transportation will still participate.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio is putting the brakes on the city's outer borough taxi program. (Capital NY)
E-bikes are emerging as a huge hazard in China, where traffic crashes are already the leading cause of death for 15-to-44-year-olds. (Bloomberg)
Alec Baldwin, unrepentant bike scofflaw. The New York Post has a photo of him riding on the sidewalk.
"I took a ride in Google's self-driving car." The goal for the 25-minute cruise around Mountain View: "avoid having to hit the kill switch." (The Verge)