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Funding the Region: NYMTC Passes Long-Delayed TIP

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council quietly held a special meeting on Oct. 29 and passed the 2008-2012 Transportation Improvement Plan, one month after its planned ratification. The TIP identifies $35 billion worth of priority projects…



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West Side Parking Debate: SIP Update

MTR was already impressed by the NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation’s show of backbone in resisting NYC’s plan for more parking on Manhattan’s far west side; the plan requires a revision of NY’s State Implementation Plan…


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NYC Congestion Mitigation Commission Members Named

Just a week after USDOT’s announcement that New York City would receive $354.4 million through the Urban Partnership Program in order to improve mass transit and implement congestion pricing, the city and state took the important…