A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond.
NYC bus riders — A group of transit advocates, including TSTC and TransitCenter, launched the Turnaround Coalition, calling on the MTA and the NYC Department of Transportation to implement common-sense fixes for better bus service.
Citi Bike Jersey City — The city will install 15 new stations and add 150 bikes to its fleet later this week.
Connecticut Senator Toni Boucher and Representative Gail Lavielle — If you think Connecticut’s participation in a multi-state study on a mileage tax is a bad idea, then you must be happy with the status quo.
Former NJ Department of Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox — Fox, who jettisoned himself from the sinking ship that is transportation in New Jersey last year, was charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in connection to a federal investigation of the Port Authority.