De Blasio's Still Pushing The $2.7 Billion Streetcar Plan You Probably Forgot About
The BQX wasn't dead, just dormant.
Jan 10, 2020 2:41 PM
BQX Advocates: Transit Service Sucks, Let's Build A $2.7B Streetcar
The latest cost estimate for the project is a full billion dollars more than the original projected price tag, even after cutting the BQX route short.
Updated: May 30, 2019 5:32 PM
Amazon Can't Close The BQX's Giant Budget Hole
Even if Amazon's arrival has perked up interest in BQX, it won't do much to solve the project's biggest problem: money.
Updated: Dec 18, 2018 4:06 PM
A Few Questions Need Answers Before Amazon Invades Long Island City
How many jobs would NYC actually get? And how much is it going to cost us?
Updated: Nov 9, 2018 10:41 AM
Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar Route Will Now Be Shorter, Costlier
'It's the shape of things to come,' de Blasio said.
Updated: Apr 18, 2019 10:52 AM
Leaked Memo: De Blasio's Streetcar May Not Pay For Itself
The mayor had promised that it would.
Updated: Apr 14, 2017 4:45 PM
Meet De Blasio's Shelter-Protesting, Car-Loving Mayoral Challenger
"Instead of trying to help these people, [de Blasio] is dumping them in every hotel and motel he can find."
Updated: Dec 22, 2016 1:02 PM
'You're Dreaming': Downtown Brooklyn Residents Debate De Blasio's Streetcar Vision
Some meeting participants protested a proposed shift in the project's location.
Updated: Nov 17, 2016 10:51 AM
Here Are The Possible Routes For The Mayor's $2.5 Billion Streetcar Project
"In many places we're considering routes that are further upland from what was suggested in earlier proposals."
Updated: Nov 2, 2016 1:37 PM
NYC Streetcar Director Is A Canadian Who Botched His Mayoral Bid By Cheating On His Girlfriend
The Post is calling him the "Canadian Anthony Weiner."
Updated: Jul 18, 2016 6:49 PM
Sunset Park Residents Call De Blasio's $2.5 Billion Streetcar "An Insult To Our Intelligence"
"Everyone loves a shiny new Tonka toy, but basically you're talking about two and a half billion dollars of our money in a floodplain."
Updated: Jun 23, 2016 10:18 AM
DOT: Chill, This $2.5 Billion Streetcar Plan Isn't A "Mindblowing Idea"
"It seems like this is a mind-blowing idea to put in a streetcar, but cities all over the world are doing this, rapid fire," the NYC DOT Commissioner said.
Updated: Jun 2, 2016 1:27 PM
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