Category Archives: transportation planning

The streets are alive with the sound of people

By Len Maniace Who could imagine a decade ago that traffic on New York’s honking, cursing, screeching streets would be shoved aside to make room for bicycles and pedestrians. Or that New Yorkers, born and bred, would join tourists shooting … Continue reading

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Saving NYC transit: the case for tolls on all bridges

By Len Maniace The near collapse of New York City’s transportation system 30 years ago is never far from Sam Schwartz’s thoughts. Graffiti was just the most obvious affliction. Subway car doors didn’t open and their fluorescents bulbs didn’t light. There … Continue reading

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