Today’s Headlines

  • Spiking Gas Prices Mean Savings for Transit Riders (Reuters)
  • Meanwhile, White House Considers Tapping Strategic Reserves (Bloomberg)
  • Rail Dead; Florida Gov. Scott Wants to Dredge Instead (LAT, Transpo Nation)
  • New Transpo Chief on Horizon for San Francisco (Chronicle)
  • In the Midst of Red Ink, Can America Save Its Infrastructure? (Transport Politic)
  • Magazine, DOT Team Up to Fight Distracted Driving (Consumer Reports)
  • Different Cities, Same PR Problems for Bicycles (GGW)
  • How Basketball Can Save a Neighborhood (HuffPo)
  • Is This the End of the Petroleum Age? (Grist)
  • Miles Traveled Up, But Americans Aren’t Driving More (TNR)
  • The Anti-Transit Argument (Weekly Standard)

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Congress Steps in to Kickstart DC Metro Safety Commission (WTOP) Slate: If Chao Slashes Bay Area Rail Funds, We’ll Know She’s Politicizing Transpo No Need to Demonize Driving, Just Stop Subsidizing It (CityLab) Killing a Regional Transit Board Could Save Twin Cities Transit (MinnPost) NJ Dems Introduce Train Audit Bill in Response to Deadly Crash (The […]

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The Olympian: In Stalling Progress on Transpo Bill, GOP Being Selfish Oil Drilling Is at 14-Year High, So Why Aren’t Gas Prices at 14-Year Low? (Grist) The Difference Between “Alternative” Transpo and Actual Choices (EnvironmentalLeader) Back to the Future: Bikes & Trains Could Boom Together in Florida (TranspoNation) Strip Malls, Big Box Stores Tied to […]

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A $20 Billion Compromise Could Lead to Passage of the 2011 Budget, Six Months Late (Bloomberg) After a Long Winter of Transit Cuts, Could It Be Springtime in Atlanta? (AJC) Houston Transpo Council Prioritizes Automobiles Over Everything Else (Houston Chronicle) Distracted Driving: A “Vibrant Sector” (Bike Portland) T4America Releases State-by-State Report on Failing Bridges Another […]

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NYC’s Biggest Subway Hub Opens Today (AP, NY1) All the Election Proves Is Cities Are Weak and Subject to Rural Domination (Salon) Yeah, Transpo Funding Probably Won’t Get Solved During the Lame Duck (The Hill) Despite Losses in Neighboring Counties, Tampa Will Go Forward With Transit Vote (TBO x2) Repeal of Automatic Gas Tax Increases Will Cost […]

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Supreme Court Upholds Sprawl Fees For Greenfield Development (Switchboard) One Ridiculous Charge Dropped Against Grieving Georgia Mom Raquel Nelson, Two Remain (AJC) House Republican Says Grover Norquist’s Anti-Tax Pledge Is “Paralyzing” Congress (WaPo) Sen. Rand Paul Takes Up Anti-Transpo Enhancement Zealotry Where Coburn Left Off (Courier-Journal) Feds Lay the Groundwork For Detroit-to-Chicago HSR With $196.5 […]