Today’s Headlines

  • Oil Prices Rise on News of UN Plan to Strike Libya (IBT)
  • Can Houston’s Sprawling Suburbs Be Fixed? (Transpo Nation)
  • Senators Scrutinize Bus Safety Following Deadly Crash (The Hill)
  • More Than a Fifth of American Urbanites Weigh in as Obese (Gallup)
  • Pothole Season: A Bane to Motorists and Cyclists Alike (NYT)
  • Falling Light Fixture Latest Problem for Big Dig (Boston Globe)
  • Florida Gov. Rebuffs Rail, Embraces Port Dredging (Transpo Nation)
  • “Drill” Baby Drill — in Downtown Detroit (NRDC)
  • Why Conservatives Are Wrong to Oppose Rail (The Transport Politic)
  • Talented Workers and Sprawling Cities: Like Oil and Water? (Grist)

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In Sprawling Atlanta, Pols Call for Better Transit, Bike Infrastructure, and More (AJC) Does Obama Have the Chutzpah to Push for Infrastructure? (The Transport Politic) Gas Prices Rising But Still a Bargain (ABC, Flowing Data) Can a New Light Rail Line Help Unite the Divided City of Jerusalem? (Transpo Nation) A Mere Sliver of the Federal […]

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Here It Comes: House Leadership Rolls Out Five-Year Transpo Bill Today (Transpo Nation) Not Just Oil: Mica Says Coal Mining Is Another Good Way to Fund Transpo (The Hill) CREW Digs Into Mica’s Campaign Donors — Not Surprisingly, It’s a Lot of Infrastructure Biz Compromise Budget Keeps TIGER, Kills TIGGER (Transpo Issues Daily) VMT: The “Creepy” Factor […]

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Break the High Gas Price Cycle on This Bike to Work Day (LAB, AP) Bikes: A Missing Piece of the Energy Puzzle (BikePortland) Transpo Groups to Senators: Slashing Services Has Consequences (AHN) Will Rick Scott Kill Another High-Speed Rail Line in Florida? (Orlando Sentinel) Biden, Salazar Make the Case for Clean Energy  (Politico, The Hill) High-Speed […]

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Crude Oil Prices Surge as Middle East Unrest Simmers (NYT) Florida State Senators Take Governor to Court for Killing HSR (TBO) Gov. Scott’s Response: “My Position Remains Unchanged” (Transpo Nation) Meanwhile, Sen. Nelson Calls for More Time (The Hill) Nurturing Revolution: Twitter’s Nice But Public Spaces Matter Too (MinnPost) Report: Gov. McDonnell’s Transpo Plan Would […]

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White House Wants Oil Imports Reduced a Third in Ten Years (Politico) Bloomberg Administration Pushes Back Against Bike Lane Critics (NYT) Proposed $150 Million Cut Would Put Metro on the Slow Track (WaPo) Lawmakers Pitch Smart Transpo Technology for a Few Cities (The Hill) How Much Do Contrails Contribute to Global Warming? (New Scientist) Ped […]

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Rep. Mica, NJ Transit Worry About Terrorist Retaliation on Public Transportation (The Hill, Star-Ledger) House Could Vote on Three Bills This Week to Expand Oil Drilling (Switchboard) LaHood Tells WV Transpo Conference He’s Still Betting on a Bill This Year (AP) Sen. Rockefeller: Tax Cuts for the Rich or Safe Bridges and Adequate Rail? You Can’t […]