NYC Takes Steps to Ensure BQX Success

NYC Takes Steps to Ensure BQX Success Last week an internal draft City memo surfaced that confronted the challenges around building the Brooklyn Queens Connector (BQX). The cost of utility relocation under the streetcar alignment has always been at the top of the list of challenges facing this project, along…

Factsheet: The Brooklyn Queens Connector (BQX)

New York City has one of the oldest transit systems in the world today at a time when the city has more residents than ever before and its population is only expected to continue to increase.  Our transit system is struggling to keep up. Subway delays have doubled in the…

Hundreds Of People From Brooklyn And Queens Attend Wide-Ranging Panel To Show Support For Brooklyn Queens Connector

MARCH 8, 2017 HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE FROM BROOKLYN AND QUEENS ATTEND WIDE-RANGING PANEL TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR BROOKLYN QUEENS CONNECTOR RPA Panel Featured Rep. Blumenauer, a Leading Progressive Voice in Transportation Debate, and Experts from Cities that Have Successfully Implemented Streetcars into their Transportation Grid BROOKLYN –​ On Tuesday night,…