Today’s Headlines

  • Most Placards Are Being Used Illegally … (NYT, Transpo Nation)
  • … So Will Special Privilege-Scorning Bloomberg Take Them On Again? (NYT)
  • Bloomberg’s Back-Up Taxi Plan: Create New Yellow Cabs Barred From Manhattan Pick-Ups (NYT)
  • Taxi Drivers Explain Economics of Fare Refusals (WNYC)
  • Avella and Stavisky Blast Bonacic Bridge Toll Plan as Middle Class Tax (CapTon)
  • Lander Bill to Ease Alternate Side Parking on Clean Streets Likely to Pass (WSJ)
  • If You Think the Bikelash Is Bad, Remember When the New Vehicle Actually Killed (NY Press)
  • Bike Maintenance: It’s A Good Thing (Martha Stewart)
  • Complete Streets Report Ranks DOT Strategic Plan Tops, Street Design Manual Third (MTR)
  • Markowitz Compares Bike Lane Fans to Great Leap Forward Maoists, False Prophets (Sheepshead Bites)
  • Hoboken Wins Walk-Friendly Community Award for Recent Safety Initiatives (

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill