New York

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New York Steps Up on Pedestrian Safety

For years, local officials and advocates have called on New York State to do something about its appalling record on pedestrian and bicycling safety. This past budget season, state lawmakers came close to actually dedicating state funding…

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More New Yorkers Are Leaving the Car Behind

A report from the New York University’s Furman Center released last week examines New York City’s gentrifying neighborhoods, analyzing shifting trends in population, housing and income. And although the report is primarily focused on housing, it recapitulates some commuting…