Today marks the first day of a new feature The Morning Commute, a round-up of some of the top transportation stories from the Big Apple.
- Peter Kalikow, MTA head, will step down in 2007. Or Governor-elect Eliot Spitzer will fire him. [NY1]
- Remember those plans to add cell phone service to the subway a la Washington, D.C.? Yeah. Not so much. [New York Sun]
- Got a real estate windfall? How about a fresh coat of paint for 200 stations? [New York Post]
- The fare hikes that won’t happen until after 2009? Well, now they’ll happen in 2008 but just not in 2007. [New York Daily News]