Today’s Headlines

  • Christie Likely to Kill ARC Transit Tunnel, Barring Miracle Save By Lautenberg (Transpo Nation 1, 2)
  • LaHood Wants a Six-Year Bill To Start Moving This Year, But Leaves the Timing to Congress (The Hill)
  • Winners and Losers in the USDOT’s $776 Million Maintenance Grants (Transpo Nation)
  • Some California Residents Sue Over Proposed Rail Route (SF Business Times)
  • LaHood Names Names on High Speed Rail Dissenters (AltTransport)
  • Female Crash Test Dummies and Tougher Auto Safety Ratings Announced (VOA, WCSH-TV)
  • Car-Sharing Eases Congestion, Parking Problems on College Campuses (AP)
  • Urban Designer Puts a Positive Spin on Suburbs, Slams the Mall (PBS)
  • ‘Build A Better Burb’ Winner ‘Upcycles’ Long Island Suburbs (Inhabitat)
  • Mineta Report Studies Public-Private Partnerships in Australia (Kansas City Star)
  • Canada Looks to Smart Growth as an Economic Strategy (Vancouver Sun)

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Tracking House Debate Over FY11 Budget Cuts: TIGER, HSR On Chopping Block (T4America) Florida Gov. Would Rather Pay for Roads Than a 90% Paid-For High-Speed Rail Line (NBC) LaHood, Florida Lawmakers Look for a Way Around Scott’s Decision (CBS, Transpo Nation) New York and California to Florida: You Eatin’ That? (The Hill, LAT) The Administration’s […]

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LaHood Delivers $10M for Miami Buses to Go Hybrid (Miami Herald) GA Bike Advocates and Environmental Groups (Minus Sierra Club) Support T-SPLOST Amtrak’s Ready With Plan for NE Corridor, Whenever the Money Comes (NYT) In Question: $2B in Transit Upgrades for CA High-Speed Rail (Planetizen) Academia Shows New Respect for Cycling (Pacific Standard) D.C.’s Union […]

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NYT Blasts Florida Florida Gov. Scott for “Thoughtless” Rejection of Rail Money In Michigan, Meanwhile, a Tea Party-Inspired Governor Happily Accepts Funds (Guardian) Though Mystified by Hipsters, Sec. LaHood Stands Up for Urban Cyclists (HuffPo) What it Means That the Feds Have Doled Out $2 Billion More in Rail Funds (Transport Politic) Busy Week in […]

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GOP Earmark Ban Will Hurt Rural Areas Most (Brookings, AP, NYT) Outgoing PA Governor Rendell’s Predictions for the Future of Transpo (Transpo Nation) NJ Gov. Christie Warming to ARC Tunnel Substitute (WSJ) Hertz Adopts Bike-Share Model for One-Way Airport Rentals By the Hour (Transpo Nation) Businesses Expand Use of Car-Sharing (NYT) Freight Rail: The Real […]

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LaHood Cites TIGER Grant as Stimulus Success Story (PoliticMo) Taking the Long View on High-Speed Rail Decisions (L.A. Times) The Jobs Are Near Transit, But the Employees Aren’t (Wall Street Journal) The Race for Fast Trains: Cali vs. the Northeast (Wonkblog) Georgia Voters Weigh 1-Cent Tax for Statewide Transpo Projects (Examiner, WXIA-TV) Rail Industry Commits […]

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More on Obama’s Push for Infrastructure Investment (WaPo, The Hill, NYT) Will Transportation Anchor a Bipartisan Agenda in 2011? (Politico) New Jersey’s Gov. May Blink on Tunnel Funding Standoff (Bloomberg, NJ.com) Shipping by Rail, Not Trucks, Could Mean Big Savings for Farmers (AP) In 2009, Americans Cut Back on Transportation Spending (Transpo Nation, Good) Walkable […]