Over the weekend, I came across this clever re-use of a car parking space for bike parking in Burlington, Vermont. It’s remarkable that in a town where cars are the primary mode of transportation, this can happen, but in New York City, it’s marked with political controversy and delays.
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Chris O'Leary is a transportation geek who has been reading and drawing maps since the age of 3. He thinks he knows far more than he does, but shares his somewhat informed opinions about mass transit, roads, and urban design here. He was born in Rhode Island and lives in New York City. He hates writing about himself in the third person.
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- Arrival times so far this week for the @amtrak train I'm taking Friday: 10:50am, 12:47pm, 3:08pm. Scheduled arrival time: 8:45am. 3 hours ago
- .@MTA Who's being held accountable for this? Or do you just shrug while your customers are inconvenienced for months? http://t.co/BPup34keMO 12 hours ago
- After already changing the end date twice, this stairway at 57/7 is still nowhere near reopening today. @MTA http://t.co/Sgjs7qPb6o 12 hours ago