Christine Quinn
“Our city has changed over time, but our transportation hasn’t and it hasn’t kept pace. It’s a system that still operates as though the majority of New Yorkers live and work in Manhattan.”
Sal Albanese
“Mass transit is not a frivolous service; it’s essential to the lifeblood of the city. I don’t see how we cannot make this a priority.”

US Congress
Anthony Weiner
“I consider myself a pro-bike Democrat.”
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio
Bill de Blasio
“The City must take decisive and sustained action to reduce street fatalities each year until we have achieved ‘Vision Zero’—a city with zero fatalities or serious injuries caused by car crashes on the streets of New York.”

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Joe Lhota
“The subway system needs to be expanded and as mayor, I will discuss it.”
John Catsimatidis
John Catsimatidis
“The MTA needs more compassion.”

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Bill Thompson
“You’re going to have to increase Select Bus Service as well as express bus service across the city of New York. That’s the way to get the city moving, that’s the way to create transportation equity.”
John Liu
“Transportation is not just about trains and cars and things on wheels. It’s about how people get to and from work and it’s the underpinning of economic development.”

Latino Leaders Network
Adolfo Carrión, Jr.
“The greatest city in the world deserves better transportation infrastructure.”