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Time change leaves Metro riders stranded:
Following the end of daylight savings time on Saturday night, Metro closed an hour early
, stranding many passengers. Metro had announced they would stay open the extra hour. (Post)
Storm gives New York temporary BRT:
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, New York City quickly established a rapid bus line
linking Brooklyn and Manhattan at frequent intervals. But bikes were even quicker. (BikePortland)
Accessory apartment for rent?:
Montgomery's accessory apartment bill would require homeowners to put up signs
announcing the space for rent. Lawmakers found the additional requirement of letters to neighbors redundant. (Examiner)
Less driving not just the economy:
Total vehicle miles traveled fell during the recent 2007-09 recession and have continued to fall
during the slow recovery, unlike the steady rise in driving during each previous recovery. (Streetsblog)
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