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Transportation

Repairs Could Close Train Tunnels and Snarl Commutes for a Year

A new engineering report shows cracks, crumbling concrete, exposed steel supports and leaks. It’s old age, plus corrosion from Sandy’s sea water storm surge.

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July 16, 2014 5:00 PM | Comments
Traffic engineer and former city transportation official Sam Schwartz, better known to many as "Gridlock Sam," joined Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the metropolitan region’s transit system.VIDEO
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July 16, 2014 4:55 PM | Comments
Tips on commuting and ways to stay informed.
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July 9, 2014 11:36 AM | Comments

The next episode of “MetroFocus” features Autism Speaks, Rockefeller Foundation President, Senior Planet and the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space.

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July 3, 2014 10:15 AM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: the founders of Autism Speaks, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin on Bus Rapid Transit, seniors bridging the digital divide and a new museum of recent history.

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April 30, 2014 12:32 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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Marisa Wong  |  April 30, 2014 12:32 PM | Comments
A report by the Center for an Urban Future highlights New York City's critical infrastructure vulnerabilities.VIDEO
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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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