Transportation

The New York Times Living City Series: A Tale of Two Bridges

Living City: A Tale of Two Bridges compares the decision to replace the 60-year-old Tappan Zee Bridge connecting Westchester and Rockland counties with the decision to renovate the the Brooklyn Bridge, a span that is now 131 years old.

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April 25, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments

A new report by the Center for an Urban Future details the city’s aging infrastructure, a dune-building project in Toms River is projected to move ahead, the Adirondack P-TECH program is trying out a new education model designed to reduce youth unemployment and keep graduates in the region and more.

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April 23, 2014 11:21 AM | Comments
Every day as she travels by subway Madeline Schwartzman asks fellow commuters to write a poem in her notebook. Some refuse, some accept, and now more than 100 of their poems are posted on Madeline’s website, 365 Day Subway: Poems by New Yorkers.VIDEO
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April 2, 2014 11:52 AM | Comments
A panel of top technologists discuss the future of driverless cars as part of the Council on Foreign Relations' Emerging Technology series.VIDEO
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March 26, 2014 1:29 PM | Comments
We all know what it's like to be stuck behind a slow-moving truck or construction vehicle – now imagine that frustration dragging on for 150 miles.VIDEO
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March 26, 2014 1:28 PM | Comments
MTA photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd Ave. subway, remedies for a slow commute far upstate, The Rockefeller University's Parents & Science initiative teaches about research in childhood health and behavior and a visit to the Digital Atelier.VIDEO
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March 21, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
MTA photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd Ave. subway, remedies for a slow commute far upstate, The Rockefeller University's Parents & Science initiative teaches about research in childhood health and behavior and a visit to the Digital Atelier.VIDEO
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Christina Romano  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | 1 Comment
Rockefeller Foundation President, Judith Rodin, says bus rapid transit, or BRT, is "absolutely critical for New York." VIDEO
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February 19, 2014 12:27 PM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC’s Brigid Bergin on Bill de Blasio’s State of the City, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin discusses transit solutions, and more.

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February 14, 2014 1:39 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: WNYC’s Brigid Bergin on Bill de Blasio’s State of the City, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin discusses transit solutions, and more.

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David Cruz, NJ Today  |  September 4, 2013 3:45 PM | Comments
With the governor and the Energy Secretary on hand, NJ Transit announced that it is taking the first steps to plan for the construction of NJ TransitGrid, a so-called micro-grid that would allow the transit system to operate independently of the main grid in case of an emergency, like Sandy.VIDEO
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