Eve Kessler Recent Posts STREETSBLOG USA U.S. Auto Insurance Industry Admits Systemic Racism By Eve Kessler | Oct 26, 2020 | No Comments Auto insurers charge Black drivers with good records more than white drivers with bad records — among other racist practices. STREETSBLOG USA How Auto Insurers Subsidize Car Carnage By Eve Kessler | Oct 22, 2020 | No Comments It costs less to insure an SUV, despite its role in the pedestrian death crisis. And drunk drivers barely pay more for insurance (why can they even get insurance again?). STREETSBLOG USA Riders Haven’t Abandoned Transit During COVID — They’re Taking Fewer Trips: Report By Eve Kessler | Oct 16, 2020 | No Comments A new report reveals major ramifications for cities and for BIPOC communities that rely heavily on transit and have borne the brunt of COVID-19 both as patients and as essential workers. STREETSBLOG USA COVID Killed Rush Hour — But Spread Pain All Day By Eve Kessler | Oct 14, 2020 | No Comments Meet the new rush hour. Worse than the old rush hour. STREETSBLOG NYC Opinion: Why is This Tiny E-Vehicle Illegal? By Eve Kessler | Aug 14, 2020 | No Comments A newfangled device points up flaws in the VTL that can lead to over-policing and harassment. STREETSBLOG NYC Experts: Senate Bill’s $25B for Transit Won’t Be Enough By Eve Kessler | Mar 25, 2020 | No Comments Yet Congress must do much more to stave off long-term damage, officials and advocates say. STREETSBLOG NYC City Slow-Walks a Great Plan to Pedestrianize Part of Broadway By Eve Kessler | Oct 28, 2019 | No Comments DOT says it is developing ideas for reclaiming the street on the Upper West Side. But it'll take a few years! STREETSBLOG NYC STREETFILMS: Letting Citizens Redesign Their Streets By Eve Kessler | Sep 12, 2019 | No Comments What happened when an Amsterdam neighborhood removed 600 parking spots? Utopia!