Kate Hinds

Planning Editor, WNYC News

 

Kate Hinds is WNYC's planning editor. She's been with the station long enough to have experienced life in the Municipal Building. She’s encouraged people to attend MTA board meetings, reported on the dangers of left turns, written about the persistence of hot subway cars, lamented the C train, explored the link between poverty and traffic crashes, and defended pigeons. She lives with her family in Manhattan, and Oliver is her local bodega cat. 

Kate Hinds appears in the following:

Update with Kate — Jan. 25, 2022

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

WNYC's news editor Kate Hinds joins to discuss the stories and top headlines the newsroom is following this week.

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Your Hot Duck Guide to Winter Birding

Friday, January 21, 2022

Winter birding is here. Kate Hinds & José Ramírez-Garofalo talk ducks! -- and why they are worth the wind chill to watch.

Free Skate with Kate —Jan. 18, 2022

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

WNYC news editor Kate Hinds joins us as we take calls from listeners about the top headlines of this week.

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The Hot Ducks of Winter

Sunday, January 16, 2022

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Tips on where to spot NYC's visiting winter ducks.

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Kate Has a Plan —Jan. 11, 2022

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

WNYC news editor Kate Hinds joins us as we take calls from listeners about the top headlines of this week.

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Kate Has a Plan — Jan. 4, 2022

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan,' to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

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'Twas the Night Before Christmas...in Chelsea

Friday, December 24, 2021

Not a creature is stirring...except for people visiting the building on West 22nd Street, where Clement Clarke Moore is credited for having written A Visit From St. Nicholas. OR DID HE?

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George Washington Meets the Smart Phone

Friday, December 24, 2021

A new audio tour combines GPS directions with storytelling to highlight New Jersey's role in winning the Revolutionary War.

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Kate Has A (COVID Christmas) Plan

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins to talk about the holiday season in the city, the surge in COVID cases, and how to plan around it.

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Kate Has a Plan — Dec. 14, 2021

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan,' to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

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Kate Has a Plan — Dec. 7, 2021

Tuesday, December 07, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan,' to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

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Kate Has a Plan — Nov. 23, 2021

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan,' to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

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Thanksgiving Day Parade: Tactics, Timing, and Temperature

Saturday, November 20, 2021

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will be mostly back to normal this year, and perhaps you're thinking about going — but aren't sure how to game it. We've got the pro tips you need.

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Kate Has a Plan — Nov. 16, 2021

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, “Kate Has a Plan,” to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

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What The Gowanus Rezoning Means For NYC

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

After years of negotiations, New York City lawmakers have reached a deal that clears the way for a major rezoning of Brooklyn's Gowanus neighborhood.

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Kate Has a Plan— Nov. 9th 2021

Tuesday, November 09, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan.'

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Eric Garner's Family Says Judicial Inquiry Leaves Unanswered Questions

Monday, November 08, 2021

The legal proceedings surrounding the police killing of Eric Garner reached what may be its conclusion last week. 

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A Wondrous Afrofuturism Period Room Comes to the Met Museum

Friday, November 05, 2021

A new exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art imagines an alternate future for a lost Black community.

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Kate Has a Plan— Nov. 2nd 2021

Tuesday, November 02, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, 'Kate Has a Plan.'

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Your Halloween Costume Disasters

Thursday, October 28, 2021

From overheating in your DIY ensemble to totally failing to get your intended character across, putting together a costume can be a lot of work and it doesn't always go smoothly.