Dana Rubinstein

City blocks Uber expansion plan, for now:

Taxi-app company hits stumbling block

Bio: Dana Rubinstein is a reporter for Capital. She has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the New York Observer, and the Brooklyn Paper.

Latest Articles:

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Lyft considers following the Uber path in NYC

The San Francisco-based rideshare company is quietly considering setting up Uber-like operations

Jul. 18, 2014

 
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De Blasio deputy ‘looking very closely’ at plastic bag fee

Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, first deputy mayor Tony Shorris said the administration was considering a Council bill that would institute a 10-cent charge on plastic shopping bags

Jul. 18, 2014

 
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Amtrak: NJ Transit riders should be ‘very concerned’

Amtrak C.E.O. Joe Boardman is not kidding when he talks about the dangerously decrepit state of the cross-Hudson River rail tunnels

Jul. 17, 2014

 
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Real estate group to argue for 7 train to Secaucus

Bloomberg's favorite transit project still has legs

Jul. 17, 2014

 
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Cuomo issues a carefully measured LIRR warning

Governor talks of 'terrible inconvenience,' maintains distance

Jul. 16, 2014

 
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Sounding neutral, Cuomo urges M.T.A. to negotiate

Governor urges return to negotiations

Jul. 16, 2014

 
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A LaGuardia train, and other early ‘reinvention’ proposals

Transportation thinkers testify on fixing the M.T.A.

Jul. 16, 2014

 
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Mayor meets with Stuy Town tenant leaders

Discussions about preserving affordable units at East Side complex are ongoing

Jul. 15, 2014

 
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DiNapoli: LIRR strike could cost $50M a day

This morning, New York State comptroller Tom DiNapoli said that a Long Island Rail Road strike could derail the region's economy, to the tune of $50 million in lost economic activity a day

Jul. 15, 2014

 
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Head of M.T.A. ‘reinvention’ group expects action

Says commission isn't just an exercise

Jul. 15, 2014