Today’s Headlines

  • Feds May Reduce the Amount New Jersey Owes for the ARC Tunnel (Transpo Nation)
  • Autism Linked to Highway Pollution, New Study Says (Time)
  • Amtrak Apologizes for Nightmarish Trip (B’more Sun)
  • Top U.S. Climate Negotiator Calls For Global Warming 101 For Public (The Hill)
  • How Buzzed Are American Drivers? (Good)
  • Leadership Shake Up Could Revitalize Metro (WaPo)
  • If You Build It, More Traffic Will Come (Daily Progress)
  • Could Mail Trucks Serve as a Lifeline For Ailing Post Office? (NYT)
  • California Scales Back Soot Rules (SFGate)

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Roll Call Rounds Up the Year’s Most Encouraging Transportation News (Part I and II) How Can Northern Virginia Maximize the Benefits of the Silver Line? (CAP) Amtrak Service Returns to Massachusetts’ “Knowledge Corridor” (Recorder) Costs for Honolulu Rail Project Could Balloon by $750M (Hawaii News Now) In D.C. Area, It Looks Like Rich and Poor […]

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Pelosi: Trade Package Could Win Support If GOP Supports Transpo (The Hill) LaHood to Appear at Senate’s Transpo Funding Hearing This Week (Transport Topics) The Strained Construction Schedule of California’s High-Speed Rail (Fresno Bee) Twin Cities Green Line Marks Successful Year One (MPR News) New DC Circulator Route Debuts on the National Mall (Roll Call) In Maryland, New […]

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DeFazio takes aim at Obama administration’s lack of progress on new long-term federal transport bill (Roll Call) As White House publishes final version of its auto fuel-efficiency standards, the clock starts ticking for industry lawsuits (Greenwire) Drum Major Institute’s Moroz calls for a stronger federal urban policy (Times-Union) Bay Area columnists take aim at proposed […]

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November Vote Could Integrate Suburban County Into Atlanta Transit (Next City) Chinese Firm Bids for California High-Speed Rail Project, Wins Boston Contract (Gov Tech, Fox Biz) Redfin Buys Walkscore (Wired, GeekWire) Basic Questions Still Remain About D.C. Streetcar Plans (WaPo) What Can the U.S. Can Learn From France’s Transit Designs? (CityLab) Maryland and Wisconsin Voters Could Put […]

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Clyburn: Stock Trade Tax Could Pay For Transportation Bill (CBN) Twelve Anti-Transit Conservative Myths (New Republic) Middle-Aged Folks Could Benefit Most From Active Transportation (Gallup) Chances Good That the Next Few Years Will Suck for Greens (Grist) Meanwhile, Prominent Climate Skeptic Reverses Course (Nature) DOT Touts New Manufacturing Standards for High-Speed Rail Cars (Transpo Nation, […]

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Pair of Lawmakers Suggest Capitalizing an Infrastructure Fund With Repatriated Earnings (The Hill) Will Boston’s New Data-Driven Bus Service Compete With or Complement MBTA? (Globe) Dos and Don’ts for Bike-Curious Planners (Strong Towns) Falling Densities and Swelling Cities, Animated (WaPo) Transit Expansion Could Exacerbate Suburban Sprawl in Zurich (Phys.org) Austin Could Be the Next Epicenter […]