Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. WINNERS U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (NY) — Thanks to Senator Schumer, the East River tunnels used by Amtrak…




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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…


Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. WINNERS New York State Senator Andrew Lanza — A bill to reform tolls on the East River bridges failed…