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Using MTA Turnstile Data To Examine Land Use

 |  NYCEDC
Subway commuting data can offer clues to the residential and commercial use of space in the city which can help to inform planning decisions that will support economic and residential growth development in new and emerging areas. We set out to explore the New York MTA’s turnstile data.

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Free Parking Available for Rockaway Ferry Service

 |  NYCEDC
Beginning Thursday morning, free parking will be available for residents of the Rockaways taking the new ferry service to Manhattan.

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New Rockaway Ferry Service

 |  NYCEDC
Mayor Bloomberg, NYCEDC and Seastreak announced a partnership to provide temporary ferry service between the Rockaways and Manhattan while subway service on that route is suspended. The service begins on Monday, and the fare will be $2 each way.

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The New York Commute

 |  NYCEDC
With an extensive subway and bus system, it’s no surprise that public transit is the most used mode of transportation for commuters in NYC. Find out just how much New Yorkers rely on public transportation as well as other means of getting to work.

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New Yorkers and Cars

 |  StatsBee
With the New York International Auto Show set to open at the Javits Center tomorrow, we wondered: How many City residents actually own cars?

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New York Magazine: Reason #18 to Love New York? The East River Ferry.

 |  NYCEDC
New York magazine hails our East River Ferry Service, which launched this year.

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The New York Times: "East River Ferries Are a Hit"

 |  NYCEDC
The New York Times praised our East River Ferry Service.