Today’s Headlines

  • Former DOT Chiefs: Transpo Shortfalls Eroding “American Prosperity” (WaPo)
  • DOT Announces New Funding for State of Good Repair Grants… at 1 Percent of Need (National Journal)
  • Rail Projects Hang in the Balance in Several Close Governors’ Races (NYT)
  • Reduced Demand for Cars Causes Drop in Manufacturing (The Hill)
  • Car Dependence and Sprawl Make It Hard for Seniors to Get Around (Detroit Free Press)
  • NJ Legislature, Governor Reach Deal to Restore Transpo Funds (Land Line)
  • Should School Buses Have Seat Belts? (AJC blog)
  • Trucking Lobby Backs Bill to Fund Transpo Projects With Diesel Tax Increase (Press-Telegram)
  • The Most Sprawling County in America Votes on a Land Use Plan (Star-Banner)
  • “Mad Men” Actor Takes Transit to Hollywood, Sees Cars as “Pollutants” (NYT)