Today’s Headlines

  • Journal News: “It Is As If Robert Moses Was Being Channeled” Without Transit on Tappan Zee
  • East River Ferry Service Popular, But High Subsidies Stand in Way of Expansion (NYT)
  • Bay Ridge Merchants Happy to See Meter Prices Rise If It Makes Parking Easier (Bklyn Paper)
  • Kimmelman: Occupy Wall Street Shows Power of Public Space (NYT)
  • The News Wants Entire Taxi Fleet Handicapped-Accessible, Bloomberg Does Not (NewsPost)
  • City Promotes, But Does Not Require, Bike Helmets as Bike-Share Approaches (NYT)
  • Aging MTA Buses Mean More Frequent Breakdowns (News)
  • NYPD Data Show Distracted Driving Top Cause of August Crashes (News)
  • With Transit Scrapped From Tappan Zee, State Scrubs Website of Old Documentation (Cap’n Transit)
  • Could Leaving Old Tappan Zee Up As Bike/Ped Bridge Save on Demolition Costs? (NYT)
  • Amtrak Blocking Completion of Bronx River Greenway, But Serrano Pushes for Resolution (News)
  • Pete Donahue Says Joe Lhota “Right Fit” For MTA, Can’t Explain Why (News)
More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill