Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Eco-Workhorse (But Not as Sexy as Passenger Rail) (Atlantic)
  • As the Transit-Rich City Gentrifies, the Carless Poor End Up Stranded in the Suburbs (WAMU)
  • Should Cities Ban Trucks to Protect Cyclists? (Treehugger)
  • Nay-Saying Govs Under Pressure on High Speed Rail (USA Today)
  • Retrofitting Suburban Tysons Corner: The 20-Year Prediction (TBD)