transportation

Executive director of the New York Taxi Workers Alliance Bhairavi Desai (center) speaks to reporters in New York City.
The strike may not have had its desired impact but that doesn't mean it was a complete bust.
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The Bear Mountain Bridge is just one part of New York's transportation infrastructure that could be helped by a "vehicle-miles traveled fee."
The nonprofit Citizens Budget Commission released a report detailing the possibilities presented by a “vehicle-miles traveled fee.”
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New York City yellow cabs.
New York City is working to make more vehicles wheelchair-accessible, but advocates say it’s not enough.
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There's no need to be concerned with facial recognition technology being used in the subways, according to the MTA.
Questions about facial recognition technology are continuing to crop up.
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A Y2K-like bug  affected the Department of Transportation's remote control of 12,000 traffic lights in New York City.
A Y2K-like bug that caused the shut down over the weekend has generated a lot of criticism.
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Platform tiles being replaced by MTA employees.
The state Legislature should impose reforms to the MTA’s late and over-budget practices
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New York City yellow cabs.
More taxi drivers and drivers working for app-based ride-hailing companies are suffering from poor mental health.
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State Sen. Jessica Ramos.
State Sen. Jessica Ramos says investing in public transit is a labor issue.
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Yellow and Green Cab drivers protesting last year outside of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Midtown office against the congestion charge for Manhattan drivers.
The ride-hail app has spent $1 million in its campaign to pass congestion pricing
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Are Citi Bikes really the most viable transit alternative?
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