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What Would Happen if New York Capped Ubers?

New York is proposing a cap on the number of rideshares allowed in its borders, and it could have big implications for the L train shutdown.
John Surico
8.7.18
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What's Actually Wrong with the L Train Tunnel?

It seems... fine?
John Surico
6.29.18
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Inside the Fight for ‘Fair Fares’ in New York

The movement has grown from a largely grassroots push to a completely plausible proposal, supported by a wide variety of the city’s residents.
John Surico
6.1.18
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People Are Finally Starting to Accept the L Train Shutdown

At a community meeting in Brooklyn, residents seemed to have resigned themselves to their fate.
John Surico
1.27.18
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Could a 'Scooter Share' Solve New York’s Transit Problems?

Tearing up the Big Apple on two wheels, baby!
John Surico
7.20.17
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Riders on the L: Councilman Stephen Levin

The two-term councilman has had to deal with the impacts of hyper-development, rapid socioeconomic change, and now a shutdown that will take away the northern sector of his district’s lifeline for 15 months.
John Surico
7.7.17
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What Will the L Train Shutdown Mean for Brooklyn's Industrial Zones?

The already congested areas might get even worse.
John Surico
6.23.17
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Could the L Train Shutdown Actually Be a Good Thing for Renters?

The 15-month subway closure might finally make north Brooklyn (somewhat) affordable.
John Surico
6.8.17
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How Will Small Businesses Survive the L Train Shutdown?

With a presumed decline in foot traffic during the upcoming closure of the Canarsie tunnel, local businesses are concerned about staying afloat.
John Surico
5.22.17
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What Will Happen to 14th Street When the L Train Shuts Down?

Could one of New York's busiest streets be turned into a 'People's Way'?
John Surico
5.5.17
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The L Train Is Shutting Down to Prepare for the L Train Shutdown

It's a mini-shutdown for two weekends in May to lay groundwork for the Big One.
John Surico
5.3.17
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This Guy Wants to Connect Brooklyn and Manhattan with a Gondola

L Train shutdown aside, New York needs this gondola.
John Surico
4.28.17
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