Today’s Headlines

  • DeFazio Expects Next Transpo Bill to Be $260 Billion (Columbian)
  • Portland’s Message to T&I Committee: Transit, Transit, Transit (Oregonian)
  • Florida Gov. Dismisses Last Ditch Efforts to Save High-Speed Rail (Miami Herald)
  • Democrats and Republicans Spar Over Who Gets to Take Credit for Cleveland’s Renaissance (LAT)
  • Investigating the Charge that Wisconsin Buses “Ride Around Empty” as Gov Cuts Funding (WEAU)
  • Milwaukee Mayor (and Gov Hopeful) Barrett Stands By High-Speed Rail That Walker Killed (BizJournal)
  • Crash Tax or Cost Recovery? Making Sure Drivers Pay Their Own Way (Marketplace)
  • Anti-Sprawl Zoning Codes Keep Housing Developers Away From New Maryland Highway (Examiner)
  • California HSR Board Gets Challenge from State Democrats (SF Business Times)
  • A How-To Guide For Planners on Community Consultation (Next American City)
  • Sure, Iowa Needs Roads — But “The Future Is In Rail” (Public News Service)
  • House Reintroduces Bill to Increase Allowed Trucking Weights (TruckingInfo)
  • Twin Cities Businesses Revolt Against Light Rail Plan to Cut 1,000 Parking Spaces (Minnesota Daily)