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Top Summer Hikes For Car-Free New Yorkers

DNAinfo.com | Posted 07.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK CITY — Many New Yorkers are happy to live without cars in a city with extensive public transportation, but that lack of wheels can make it ...

HAIL YEAH! Livery Cab Street Hail Plan Gets Green Light

www.dnainfo.com | Posted 06.20.2012 | New York

BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL — The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted Thursday to legalize livery cab street hails in Upper Manhattan and the outer boroug...

The Case For Cyclist Bridges

www.thirteen.org | Posted 05.30.2012 | New York

People aged 18 - 29 aren't buying cars like they used to, and even G.M. knows it: The New York Times reported last week that the American automobile ...

Four Wheels Bad

Henry J. Stern | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

Truly committed car-haters try one scheme after another to make using a car in the city expensive, uncomfortable and, where they can, illegal.

NYC Considers Adding 1,500 Yellow Cabs

nytimes.com | MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM | Posted 07.16.2011 | New York

Eight million New Yorkers. Thirteen thousand yellow cabs. It is a ratio that can flummox a person, particularly during a rainstorm at rush hour. A ne...

No Cabs? There's Now An App For That

techcrunch.com | Posted 06.07.2011 | New York

If you download the Uber app, it now works in Manhattan and the outer boroughs. I know because I just ordered an Uber car on my iPhone in midtown Man...

Sanitation Department To Pick Up Half Of Giant Garbage Mounds

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's been a rough week for city's sanitation department. During one of the worst blizzards in the city's history, 720 of the city's sanitation workers...

NJ Gov. Christie Halts $8B Train Tunnel

nypost.com | TOM NAMAKO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The nation's most expensive transportation project is about to get stopped dead in its tracks. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to kill the...