Statement on the Resignation of Jay Walder
Following the announcement of Jay Walder's resignation of his position as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Transportation Alternatives praised the h
Removing Street Safety Improvements Would Put Local Residents In Harm’s Way
The increasingly desperate effort to deny Park Slope residents the neighborhood benefits of the street safety improvements on Prospect Park West continued today in Kings County Supreme Court.
2,000 New Yorkers Bike Queens’ Fourth Annual Tour
A record number of people biked through Eastern and Southern Queens yesterday as part of the Fourth Annual Tour de Queens. Around 2,000 bicyclists were joined by New York Mets mascot Mr.
Tragic Collision Disturbingly Similar To The Incident That Inspired “Elle’s Law”
Yolanda Casal, a 78 year old grandmother, was struck and killed by an SUV last night while crossing Amsterdam Avenue near West 98th Street.
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Senate Votes Unanimously To Secure Transit Funds For Transit Riders
In a major victory for New York's transit riders, the State Senate voted unanimously yesterday to put a stop to continued raids on dedicated funding for public transit by passing the Transit Funding
160 Calls Made In Support Of The Transit Funding Lockbox Act
New Yorkers jammed Albany's switchboard today during the Rider Rebellion Call-A-Thon in support of the Transit Funding Lockbox Act.
Transportation Alternatives Praises Governor Cuomo For Curbing The Use Of Mobile Devices While Driving
Transportation Alternatives praised Governor Cuomo today for introducing legislation banning the use of portable electronic devices while driving.
Advocates Launch Ambitious Campaign To Reduce Traffic Casualties To Zero
A new report released today reveals the startling extent to which traffic crashes in New York City harm the health and safety of its residents.
Transportation Alternatives Calls For Enforcement To Stop The Carnage
A motorcyclist was struck by a van today only a block from the location where a truck jumped the curb just yesterday and mowed down a crowd of pedestrians, killing an 89 year old woman.