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Today’s Headlines

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The Hill Expects Elaine Chao to Sell Trump’s Infrastructure Bill to Congress You Know the Women’s March Was Bigger Than the Inauguration Thanks to Metro Ridership (Politico) Trump Promptly Purges Climate Change References From White House Site (NYT) City Mayors Prepare for Climate Change Fight (ThinkProgress) New Haven’s Highway Conversation Will Reconnect Neighborhoods (Next City) How Will […]

Today’s Headlines

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Paul Ryan Envisions 40/1 Ratio for Private/Public Spending on Infrastructure (The Hill) … As Trump’s Commerce Pick Backs Public Spending (The Hill) The Verge Talks With Anthony Foxx as He Departs DOT Foxx Says DC Metro’s “Success Looks Like Failure” (WaPo) Denver Proceeds With Plan to Widen I-70 (Streetsblog Denver) Feds Name 10 Official Proving Grounds for Self-Driving […]

Talking Headways Podcast: Cities on a Hill

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Francis Fitzgerald joins the podcast this week to talk about her 1986 book, Cities on a Hill. We discuss the different “visionary” communities described in the book, including Rajneeshpuram in Oregon, San Francisco’s Castro district, Sun City retirement communities, and Jerry Falwell’s moral majority in Lynchburg, Virginia.