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Wednesday Winners

1 month ago   |   By TSTC

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond.
Winners
New York Assembly Member Jeffrey Dinowitz - In a letter to MTA Chairman Joe Lhota, and at a press conference in Manhattan on Tuesday, Dinowitz and members of the New York State Assembly called for a “comprehensive plan ” for turning around New York City's floundering bus system.
U.S. Senators Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, Bob Menendez and Chuck Schumer - The quartet of senators from New York and New Jersey are pressing USDOT Secretary Elaine Chao to justify the withdrawal...
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Wednesday Winners

Wednesday Winners

1 month ago   |   By TSTC

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond.
Winners
Amtrak - The repairs at Penn Station were completed on time, which means the Summer of Hell won't be extended into the fall .
Astoria, Harlem, Crown Heights and Prospect Heights residents - Citi Bike is expanding into some new territory this month.
Philadelphia - The City of Brotherly Love recently unveiled its first parking-protected bike lane .
Bx6 riders - The cross-Bronx bus route , which connects riders to Metro-North trains and several subway lines, became New York...
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Wednesday Winners

1 month ago   |   By TSTC

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond.
Winners
ConnDOT and Nutmeg State college students - Community college and state university students in Connecticut are eligible to receive transit passes , good for unlimited transit trips throughout the state, for just $20 per semester.
New York Assembly Member Joe Lentol and Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez - Lentol and Gonzalez are teaming up to stiffen penalties for hit-and-run drivers .
New York City pedestrians, bicyclists and transit riders - None of the...
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Wednesday Winners

1 month ago   |   By TSTC

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond.
Winners
MTA subway riders - The MTA has finally adopted “ modern and transparent assessment tools ” already in use by transit providers around the globe which “are much better at detailing the overall subway experience .”
New Haven Transportation Director Doug Hausladen - The Elm City's Department of Transportation, Traffic and Parking is taking steps to optimize bus stop spacing and make better use of curbside parking on residential streets near business districts .
MTA Board...
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