Streetsies 2019: Here is Your Advocate of the Year

After years of being pushed by advocates for both safe streets and making car drivers pay their fair share for the congestion, damage and carnage they cause, Cuomo championed and shepherded congestion pricing. But he didn’t do it alone: He was riding on the shoulders of many giants who supported central business district tolling for a decade or more, a group that includes Riders Alliance, Transportation Alternatives, the Straphangers Campaign, the Regional Plan Association, the Tri-State Transportation Campaign, Charles Komanoff, former Streetsblog Editor Ben Fried and many more.

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