Gateway Tunnel gets federal funding, Uber pushes back, & more

By Emily Myers | February 19, 2019 - 11:00AM 

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The Gateway Tunnel connecting Penn Station and New Jersey has received an injection of federal funds (Gothamist)

Uber is suing NYC over a temporary cap on licenses aimed at targeting traffic congestion (CNN)

Bodega owners want a slice of the marijuana industry (New York Post)

Renderings of a Crown Heights spice factory redevelopment show two 39-story towers, which could contain 800 affordable units (Curbed NY)

City Hall demands info on 20,000 of the city’s Airbnb listings in a crackdown on illegal short-term rentals (NY1)

Lawmakers will talk with NYC subway commuters in a push for congestion pricing (New York Daily News)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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