Today’s Headlines

  • House Reaches Consensus on Two-Week Budget Extension; Obama Wants Four (Politico)
  • Saudi Arabia Picks Up Libya’s Slack On Oil Production But Prices Keep Climbing (CAP, JOC)
  • Wisconsinites Who Voted for Gov. Scott Walker Say “Oops” (Swing State Project)
  • Northeastern Senators Ask LaHood to Put Rejected HSR Funds into the NEC (WaPo)
  • LaHood Rails Against Dashboard Distractions; Device Blocks Driver Cell Phone Signal (Infrastructurist)
  • 15,000 People, Riding Bikes Instead of Cars, Will Save the Local Economy $127,275,000 (Grist)
  • World Bank: U.S. Should Invest in Infrastructure (Bloomberg)
  • How To Increase the Bicycle Mode Share From One to Eight Percent In Your City (Planetizen)
  • 9/11 Memorial Set to Open, But NYC Has No Plan to Handle the Bus Traffic (NYT)
  • London is Updating Its Transit Ticketing in Time for Olympics (ThisBigCity)
  • Confessions of a Transit Consultant: How Political Motivations Affect Outcomes (Human Transit)
  • Chicago To Get Safer Bike Lanes (Yahoo!)