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All aboard … the bus

It’s time to ditch the fear of buses.

Taxi now tacks weekends

The weekday commuter ferry between Newburgh and Beacon has been such a success that both cities have been working to launch ferry service on the weekends.

The little train depot that could

“Last year, Americans gave $295 billion to charity,” said Glenn Clarke.

DOT is new go-to agency for 287 and Tap

Advocates for an efficient rapid-transit system across the Interstate 287 corridor and for a new Tappan Zee Bridge are hoping a change in leadership will speed the process of choosing a future option for the corridor.

TZ bridge conference irks task force

Some members of the business community advocating for an efficient rapid-transit system across the Interstate-287 corridor, and a new Tappan Zee Bridge, are growing increasingly concerned with a perceived lack of progress on the project.

Making the fix

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” appears to be a national mantra, according to a new report by the Urban Land Institute and Ernst and Young that addressed the status of the world’s infrastructure and concerns.

Route 9, victim of its own success, eyes relief

When Hopewell Junction resident Bob Doran leaves for his job in Poughkeepsie each morning, the 12.5-mile trip through 34 traffic lights along Route 9 takes him one-half hour.

Free trips kick off new water taxis to Manhattan

New York Water Taxi (NYWT) believes the renaissance of downtown Yonkers, combined with the increased congestion faced by Westchester commuters driving into Manhattan, will make its newest venture a success.

Nothing ‘rapid’ about TZ transit plan

With cheap oil now history, as the past winter well illustrated, there is a desperate need to develop better options to the car.

Clear up TZ mysteries before public can be sold

With cheap oil now history, as the past winter well illustrated, there is a desperate need to develop better options to the car.

TUV Rheinland adds rail-safety service

TUV Rheinland of North America in Newtown has brought its parent company’s guided transport systems division to Newtown to conduct independent safety assessments of North American railroad and transit operations – especially for manufacturers that want to export railroad systems and equipment to Europe.