Today’s Headlines

  • Sen. Nelson: Florida Rail Decision a “Monumental Mistake” (Transpo Nation)
  • Meanwhile, Rick Scott Relied on Dubious Reason Foundation Report (Sentinel)
  • Florida Rail Advocates Mull Court Challenge (Tampabay.com)
  • High Crude Prices Spook Investors (WaPo)
  • MTA Buys LA’s Union Station for $75 Million (LAT)
  • Sec. LaHood Touts Streetcars (Fast Lane)
  • Can Urban Planning Foment Revolution? (Treehugger)
  • Why Cyclists Drive Motorists Mad (Grist)
  • Maryland Transportation System on Verge of Collapse (WaPo)
  • Bike Investment Equals Health Care and Fuel Savings (New Urban Network)

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Sec. LaHood on Dulles Metro: Federal Government Not a “Cash Cow” (WaPo) Former North Carolina Govs Go to Bat for High-Speed Rail (The Hill) London Congestion Charge: No Free Pass for Obama Motorcade (NYT) Climate Change Will Worsen Ozone Health Problems (USA Today) Study: Florida Rail Line Would Have an Operating Surplus (Miller-McCune) Right or Wrong, […]

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Republicans Tee Up Epic Battle Over Debt Ceiling and Spending Cuts This Week (WaPo) Big Companies, Like Panasonic, Relocate to Urban Areas (Marketplace, Switchboard) Florida Gov. Scott Rejected Rail Funds, Promised Highway Widening — But is Failing at That Too (TBO) True Costs of NJ Gov. Christie’s Rejection of ARC Tunnel, Starting With $225K/Mo. in […]

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White House “Strongly Opposes” House Appropriations Bill for Transportation (Hill) Brookings: “Innovation Districts” Concentrate Ideas, Technology, Development in Urban Form House Rejects Funding Cuts For Amtrak, In Unprecedented Act of Reason (Hill) Postmaster General Doesn’t Mind GOP Plan to Pay for Transpo By Cutting Saturday Delivery (Hill) Teamsters Union Urges Congress to Restore Hours-of-Service Rules […]

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Amtrak Crash Outside Philly Kills Two Track Workers (NYT) What the Hudson River Gateway Project Means for Intercity Rail (Next City) Foxx Takes His Message on Urban Highways to the Diane Rehm Show Turning 40, DC Metro Faces a Midlife Crisis (NYT) Things Could Be Worse for DC — Just Look at Boston (American Prospect) Cincinnati Streetcar to Start Running Next Week (Cincinnati […]

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Biden Chides Florida Gov. for Snubbing Rail Money (Miami Herald) Why Gas Prices Are More Complicated Than You Think (WaPo) What Happens When You Tear Down a Highway? (Infrastructurist) LaHood Backs Honolulu Rail Project (Hawaii Reporter) Why NYC Bike Lane Skeptics Are Wrong (WNYC) New Carrollton Metro One Step Closer to Redevelopment (WaPo) Massachusetts Transportation […]

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What Happens to Rural Areas as the World’s Population Moves to Cities? (Good) Former LA Port Worker Pushes to Dump Planned Highway Extension, Build Rail Instead (Burbank Leader) LaHood Hits Back Against Post Editorial Slamming High Speed Rail Plans (WaPo) WaPo Also Takes Aim at VA Gov. McDonnell’s Unpaid-For Transpo Plans Why Aren’t Chicago’s Mayoral […]