Re: [NewMobilityCafe] More on Congestion pricing debacle in NYC
- Yes, and they are also increasing the prices significantly sometime around next month or so, since their estimations of traffic flow weren't doing very well.
Lee Schipper wrote:
Well, Singapore is adding to its congestion Zone, reports Wei Shiuen Ng,
my former research associate back in her home country.
"Yes, more area to the ERP region. 5 new gantries will be added by
April, and another 11 gantries will be added by the end of the year.
http://www.straitst imes.com/ Latest%2BNews/ Singapore/ STIStory_ 201732.html
Any comments from Paul Barter?
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Mayor Bloomberg unleashes fury as Sheldon Silver halts congestion ...
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New York Daily News - New York,NY,USA
BY ADAM LISBERG ALBANY - Mayor Bloomberg's congestion-pricing dream died
Monday without even a vote, and the mayor unleashed his white-hot fury
at the man ...
Congestion Pricing Chaos In The Senate
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New York Daily News - New York,NY,USA
It remains unclear whether Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno will be
able to force a vote on congestion pricing in an attempt to both appease
Congestion pricing plan rejection affects local farmers
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Capital News 9 - Albany,NY,USA
... what they say really impacts upstate folks. And while the critics
say congestion pricing just had too many problems, Yezzi hopes it might
Bloomberg Administration, Council Speaker Quinn on Congestion ...
<http://blogs. villagevoice. com/runninscared /archives/ 2008/04/mayor_ bloom
Village Voice - New York,NY,USA
"What we are witnessing today is one of the biggest cop-outs in New
York's history. After insisting on the formation of a commission to make
Why did congestion pricing die?
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NY1 - NY,USA
NY1 News has launched our "Snap Poll" feature, which allows Time Warner
Digital Cable subscribers in New York City to use their remote control
to answer ...
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Congestion Pricing Plan Is Dead, Assembly Speaker Says
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-dead-assembly- speaker-says/ >
By Nicholas Confessore
Bloomberg's ambitious dream to remake New York City streets with an
elaborate plan for congestion pricing died on Tuesday in a private
conference room on the third floor of the state Capitol. It was there
that Democratic members of the ...
City Room - http://cityroom. blogs.nytimes. com
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New York Rejects Congestion Pricing
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The New York State legislature failed today to adopt a congestive
pricing proposal that would have guaranteed the city $354 million in
federal transportation aid and an estimated $390 million a year in ...
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RIP Congestion Pricing
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"The conference has decided that they are not prepared to do congestion
pricing," said Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver after emerging from
behind closed doors where he was closested with members of his
Democratic majority. ...
the albany project - Front Page - http://www.thealban yproject. com
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Requiem for congestion pricing
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By Benjamin Kabak
Two hours after the congestion pricing bill seemingly died in conference
today without an Assembly floor vote, Assemblywoman Joan Millman from
Brooklyn's 52nd District announced her support of the Mayor's
controversial plan. ...
Second Ave. Sagas | Blogging... - http://secondavenue sagas.com/
Congestion Pricing Plan Fails in NYC
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pricing_plan_ fails_in_ nyc>
By Andrew E
His congestion pricing plan would have cost drivers $8 to cross any
bridge to get into Manhattan during certain times of the day. Proceeds
would have primarily gone towards transit improvement and maintenance.
The Livable Blog - http://www.livabler egion.ca/ blog/blogs/ index.php
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