Today’s Headlines

  • NYT, Post, Metro Have Their Own Takes on de Blasio’s Backsliding on Pedestrian Space
  • State DOT Reduces Spending on Bike-Ped Safety (MTR); Related: Drivers Kill Two Suffolk Peds (WNBC)
  • Cuomo Trying to “Tamp Down Expectations” on How Much Feds Will Give With TZB TIFIA Loan (TU)
  • CapNY Looks at the Long Past and Fuzzy Future of the Second Avenue Subway
  • Teamsters Balk at de Blasio’s Suggestion of Replacing Horse Carriages With Cars (CapNY)
  • Turns Out There Are Better Uses for Precious Manhattan Real Estate Than Gas Pumps (NYT)
  • Staten Island Resident Calls WPIX Because Daylighting Plan Removed Parking in Front of His House
  • City Will Replace All 250,000 Street Lights With LED Fixtures by 2017 (Post)
  • Jackson Heights BID Spruces Up Triangle With Plaza Chairs (Brownstoner Queens)
  • Making It Easy: Alleged Drunk Driver Smashes Into NYPD Cruiser (News)
  • The Day NYPD Stopped Manhattan Traffic for a Cat to Cross the Street (Ephemeral NY)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill