Today’s Headlines

  • Arnold Slater, 75, Killed Crossing Broadway by Hit-and-Run Driver (NY1, News, Spectator, CBS 2, DNA)
  • Ken Baker, 26, Killed by Truck Driver; NYPD: “Just An Unfortunate Accident” (PostTelegram, Globe)
  • Pedestrian Struck Beneath BQE in Greenpoint, Taken to Hospital (DNA)
  • Driver Charged With Vehicular Manslaughter After Killing Girlfriend in Bklyn Crash (Post 1, 2, Gothamist)
  • S.I. Driver Loses License, Charged with Vehicular Assault, DWI, Drugs After Crash (Advance, Post, News)
  • Traffic for Barclays Center’s First Event: Heavy, But Not Gridlocked (AYR 1, 2, 3TransNat)
  • Schumer Pushes Amtrak Gateway Project Before Hudson Yards Builds Over Tunnel Portal (Crain’s, WSJ)
  • Mayors Near Tappan Zee Bridge Raise Concerns Over Construction, Long-Term Impact (LoHud)
  • Stephen Smith Lays Out the Case Against the Tappan Zee Bridge Project (Bloomberg)
  • Gothamist, DNA, Post, Daily News Pick Up Story on Expanded Bike, Pedestrian Space in Central Park
  • Elisabeth Rosenthal: Helmet Mandates Make Biking Seem More Dangerous Than It Is (NYT)

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