Stephen Nessen appears in the following:
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Stephen Nessen & City Councilmember Stephen Levin on the crumbling BQE. Dennis Lim & Florence Almozini on the NYFF. Diane Todd & Juliet Macur on cheerleaders' pay.
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
The city's Taxi and Limousine Commission wants to raise wages for the app-based ride hailing companies, but the drivers and companies aren't happy about it.
Monday, October 01, 2018
Getting the city's buses to run on time requires several city agencies to do their part. A group of transportation advocates report that not every agency is pulling its weight.
Friday, September 28, 2018
New York state was ordered to remove 514 highway signs because they violate federal highway regulations.
Monday, September 24, 2018
The MTA's year-long e-hail pilot for paratransit is ending and riders are begging the MTA to continue the "life changing" service.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Kate Hinds & Stephen Nessen on the current state of the MTA.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
When transportation reporters travel, they do what most people do: visit museums, eat the local delicacies. But they also inspect the local subway system.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
The public used to be able to learn a lot about what the transit agency's board was voting on at meetings. Not so anymore.
Friday, September 07, 2018
The final span of the Tappan Zee bridge replacement was a pet project of Gov. Cuomo.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
The city's school speed cameras are back. After an impasse in Albany, and a summer of protests, a rare trio worked together to find a solution: The governor, mayor and City Council.
Monday, August 20, 2018
Citi Bike added its first 200 pedal-assist electric bikes to its fleet of 12,000 two-wheelers.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
The app-based car service company had been receiving as many applications in a day as they used to receive in a month.
Thursday, August 09, 2018
WNYC transportation reporter Stephen Nessen discusses the implications of regulations on Uber and other ride-hailing services.
Thursday, August 09, 2018
The New York City Council has voted to limit the licenses of ride-hail vehicles such as Uber and Lyft. The legislation will also force companies to enforce a minimum wage for drivers.
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
New York City passed a law Wednesday capping the number of ride-hailing cars from companies such as Lyft and Uber for one year.
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Four district attorneys are calling on the state to renew the speed camera program that expired at the end of July. The Senate, Assembly and governor appear deadlocked on the issue.
Sunday, August 05, 2018
Following a federally-mandated review of the mitigation plans, the MTA will discuss those and other concerns at a public meeting Monday night.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
As the City Council is poised to vote on a series of bills that would be the first in the country to clamp down on ride hailing apps, the industry and unexpected allies are pushing back.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Now that the city has agreed to pay for half-priced MetroCards for New Yorkers living at or below the federal poverty level, it needs to figure out how to do it.
Friday, June 08, 2018
While the mayor and city council continue to wrangle over the details of a discounted fare program, experts say it could be implemented relative quickly.