Transit Issues

Monday, June 1, 2015

Queensboro Hill

Parking to remain in Flushing, Queensboro Hill in Select Bus Service project

The city Department of Transportation announced that it would only pursue travel lanes for buses in Flushing, leaving access to the curb for parking, as part of its proposal to create a Select Bus Service route between downtown Flushing and Jamaica. Comments (1).

Friday, May 29, 2015


Advocates wary of proposed amendment to right-of-way law

Pedestrian safety advocates are worried that a bill City Councilman Rory Lancman (D-Hillcrest) is proposing will make the city’s right-of-way law for drivers more lenient. Comments (2).

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Howard Beach

Copper cable theft shuts down A train service to Rockaways

Thousands of Rockaway commuters were stranded because of a copper cable theft that left the A-train line completely down, according to the MTA. Service was restored temporarily around noon. Comments (2).

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Rego Park

QueensWay advocates dedicate sandwich to high line plan

The abandoned railroad tracks in southern Queens may not be the High Line style park that advocates envision, but you can still get the “QueensWay Sandwich.” Comment.

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