THIS WEEK’S INFRA STORIES THAT YOU SHOULDN’T MISS
CTA Blue Line Rehab
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel announced a “four-year, $492 million CTA Blue Line project that will overhaul stations, cut travel time from Downtown to O’Hare and allow people to use cellphones in the subway”
Hudson Line Trains Resume After Metro-North Derailment
Metro-North service resumed nearly its entire regular Hudson Line service Wednesday morning, three days after the train derailment that killed four people and injured more than 60 others.
New B44 bus will take you there…faster!
Brooklyn Paper reporter, Colin Mixson, puts the new select bus service to the test in Brooklyn, riding from Williamsburg to Sheepshead Bay in an hour and 15 minutes.
(The Brooklyn Paper)
Amazon is not alone: UPS, Google also testing delivery drones
Amazon’s drone-utilizing “Prime Air” got it’s fair share of sideways glances and curious whispers this week, but now other companies are embracing (and testing) ways to make it work for them.