Today’s Headlines

  • East River Plaza, Urban Planning Abomination, Opens Next Month in Manhattan (NYT)
  • Walder: MTA Must Be Realistic About What It Can Accomplish (News)
  • Report Critiques MTA’s Handling of Construction Projects (City Room, 2nd Ave SagasPost, AMNY)
  • Americans Don’t Identify With Car Brands Anymore (NYT)
  • Attention Motorists: NYPD Wants You to Know There’s a Cell Phone Blitz Today (City Room)
  • Electric Bikes Gaining Popularity Despite NYC Ban (City Room)
  • Parking Spot Fight Escalates to Insanity at South Street Seaport (News, Post)
  • CT Needs the Flexibility of BRT (MTR)
  • Deaf and Blind Pedestrians Make Streets Advocacy Headway in Minnesota (Star Trib)
  • Jaywalking Crackdowns Don’t Make Peds Safer (Car-Free in Big D via

More headlines over at Streetsblog Capitol Hill