walking and public transit.
Court Finds Driver In Bicyclists’ Death 95 Percent Negligent
Today, the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Kings County found Abraham Soldaner negligent in the death of bicyclist Rasha Shamoon.
Years of Albany’s Budget Raids Taking A Toll On Public Transit
Last week, Transportation Alternatives surveyed subway and bus riders on the quality of their commute over the last three years.
Transportation Alternatives Works With Local Groups To Support Play Streets
A number of public and safety organizations invite neighborhoods across the five boroughs to apply for a Play Street in their community.
Council Member Mark-Viverito And Lower East Side Civic Organization Join T.A. To Call On The NYPD To Target Enforcement In The Most Dangerous Areas
Today, Transportation Alternatives released "Child Crashes: An Unequal Burden," the second in a series of "crash map" reports derived from CrashStat.org, an interactive online map of motorist
Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled his 2012-2013 State Budget today, which for the first time in three years, includes no theft of dedicated transit funds.
Vision Has Strong Support Among New Yorkers
This afternoon Mayor Bloomberg delivered his State of the City Address. In his speech, the Mayor unveiled a vision for New York where the city's streets are safer for everyone.
Governor Needs To Make Public Transit A Priority In 2012
This afternoon, Governor Andrew Cuomo delivered his State of the State Address.
Transit Tax Hike Tops Tough Year For Transit Riders
The millions of New Yorkers who depend on public transit every day are getting a tax hike from Washington this holiday season as Congress reduced the amount of income eligible for tax exception in com
MTA Should Work With Albany To Find New Funding Sources
At the MTA's Board meeting this morning in Lower Manhattan, Transportation Alternatives Executive Paul Steely White testified on the the need for a capital plan that is not funded by debt service, b
Poll Reveals Strong Support For Safer Streets And More Transportation Choices
A new poll released today by research firm Penn Schoen Berland and Transportation Alternatives found widespread support among proven voters in New York City for an NYPD crackdown on dangerous driving