Today’s Headlines

  • There’s a Lot at Stake for High Speed Rail in Today’s Elections (Infrastructurist)
  • Transit Races to Watch Across the Country (Transpo Nation)
  • High Speed Rail Needs to be More than Just Roadkill for Republicans (Boston Globe)
  • Tragedy Doesn’t Prove That the FTA Should Regulate Transit (GGW)
  • Hospitals Get Behind Active Transportation (Bike Portland)
  • Why Having Kids Doesn’t Mean You Need to Buy a Car (Grist)
  • Can China Grow Smartly and Sustainably, Or Are Pollution and Sprawl Inevitable? (Reuters)
  • Washington Supreme Court Ruling on Water Speculation Will Cause Sprawl (Common Dreams)
  • Seattle Transit System Braces, Strategizes for Another Snowy Winter (Seattle Times)
  • Bay Area Bus Budget Gets Slashed (SJ Mercury)
  • Will Mayor Daley’s Pro-Bike Legacy Outlive His Term? (Chicago Sun-Times)

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Governor Snyder Calls for Gas Tax Hike in Michigan (Detroit News, Times Herald) Purple Line Funding Under Threat in Maryland (WAMU,WaPo) 43 Communities to Get Smart Growth Assistance From EPA (Environmental Expert) Inner-Ring ‘Burbs Feel Sprawl, Too (StarTribune) Grist Looks at the “Leslie Knopes” Heading the Sustainable Cities Movement How Will Seattle Pull Off Bike-Sharing […]

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Is 2015 Deadline Feasible for Automated Rail Safety System? (The Hill, LA Times) Star-Telegram: Federal Funds Could Be “Light at End of Tunnel” for TEX Rail California High-Speed Rail Agency to Appeal Court Ruling (Fresno Bee) Bike/Ped Infrastructure Gets Boost in Pittsburgh and Charleston (Tree Hugger) Dispute Over Boston Commuter Rail Deal Heads to Court (Boston […]

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Longtime Backers of California High-Speed Rail Raise Legal Objections (LAT) Would the Maryland Gas Tax Go to Transit or Roads? (Examiner) WSJ: “Welcome to the Revival of the Railway Age” Rep. LaTourette: Miles-Traveled Tax Could Happen “Tomorrow” (Bloomberg) NOLA Transit Strives for Accord With Civil Rights Act (NOLA.com) Denver Sees Transit-Oriented Development After Decades of […]

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It’s PARK(ing) Day Across the Country, From L.A. to D.C. China Hops on Board Plans for L.A.-to-Vegas High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Senators Grill FRA’s Feinberg on Rail Safety Deadline (NYT) Will Extra Transpo $$ Make Lawmakers Complacent? (The Hill) Foxx: We Need to Move on Southeast High-Speed Rail (News & Observer) Reps Push to Increase Transit Tax Benefit (The […]

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California Farmers Settle in High-Speed Rail Case (Reuters), But More Delays Could Be Ahead (WaPo) CDC: 47,000 Pedestrian Deaths Between 2001 and 2010 (Atlantic Cities) Metro Detroit Tops Nation in Job Sprawl (MLive, Yahoo) Cost of Car Ownership Rose by 2 Percent Last Year (Next City) In Minnesota, Lots of Debate Over How to Fund Transpo […]

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NACTO to Release New Street Design Guide (Next American City) The Slow-But-Sure Progress of High-Speed Rail Across the U.S. (NBC News) Memphis Weighs Gas Tax to Fund Public Transpo (WREG) WaPo Is Pretty Impressed With New Metro Rail Car The Tennessean: Nashville’s Vitality Depends on Transit Growth The Pilot: Va. Beach Should Vote Yes to […]