bob hudock

Oct 182012
MTA Says No To Bike Lane On Verrazano Bridge

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials are putting the kibosh on an ambitious plan to make the Verrazano Bridge more bike and pedestrian-friendly.

Apr 302012
"This Is Not Holland" - Bike Lane Culture Clash Continues

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: An online urban journal recently documented the ongoing struggle between bike lane advocates and long time residents over control of the traffic lanes that crisscross five boroughs. Next American City journalist Brian Browdie used last year’s fight over a proposed bike lane on Bay Ridge Parkway – one which ended with Community Board 10 voting against it – as a textbook example of how widely transportation preferences can vary based on factors such as geography and population density.