Winners & Losers

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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Suffolk County Legislature—This week, the Suffolk County Legislature, led by Legislator Jay Schneiderman, tabled a potential fare hike for paratransit riders, who could…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners New York Senator Chuck Schumer—Senator Schumer spearheaded an effort to move forward on the Connect Long Island plan [pdf], a blueprint for…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Norwalk, CT; Brookhaven, NY; Flushing, NY; and Mamaroneck, NY—The One Region Funders’ Group and Tri-State have announced the awarding of four grants that…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners ConnDOT Director of Rail Gene Colonese—In discussions about the future of the Stamford Transportation Center, where ConnDOT is exploring transit-oriented development options, Director…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Citigroup and NYCDOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan—This week, New York City unveiled the main sponsor and vehicles of its long-awaited bike share program, officially…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Connecticut downtowns—Municipalities across Connecticut are taking steps to revitalize their downtowns, and Connecticut Main Street Center has taken notice: the organization recently announced…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners NJ Transit’s River Line—Despite continuing service reductions due to damage from Hurricane Irene, ridership on the Camden-Trenton light rail line has risen significantly…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Assemblyman James Brennan (D-Brooklyn) and Senator Martin Golden (R-Brooklyn)—After a bill to safeguard New York’s transit funding was defanged late last year, the lockbox…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners Connecticut sustainable streets advocates–on Wednesday, over 70 advocates, town planners, engineers, policymakers, businesspeople, and non-profit leaders attended a Tri-State-organized forum on designing and…


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Winners and Losers

Your weekly guide to heroic and villainous actions in tri-state transportation and development. Winners The City of Hartford—The city has installed 12 new bike racks, and there are more to come: 287 will grace the streets…