Today’s Headlines

  • Will Obama Fight Sprawl With His Housing Policy? (Grist)
  • EPA to Limit Carbon Emissions from Trucks… (Reuters
  • …Just As U.S Chamber Sues Over Greenhouse Gas "Endangerment" Finding (NYT)
  • Landmark Study Offers Clues About NYC Pedestrian Deaths (NYT, Streetsblog NYC)
  • Meanwhile, Bloomberg Says Hundreds of New Traffic Signals Will Improve Safety (AP)
  • Buckle Up: Feds Pitch Plan to Require Seat Belts on Motor Coach Buses (UPI, Fast Lane)
  • White House Aims to Curb Oil Drilling Permits in Wake of Spill (FT)
  • High-Speed Rail Applications Surge (Reuters
  • Wisconsin Gov Hopeful Hates Rail So Much He’d Give Back $810 Million to Feds (AP)
  • There’s No Such Thing as Free Parking (NYT
  • Villaraigosa: We Need a Bicycle Helmet Law for People Over 18 (LA Weekly)