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Shuster’s Brought in a Lot of Campaign Cash as Transpo Chair (Politico) Brookings: Downtowns Weathered the Recession Better Than the Burbs (Next City) … But Job Sprawl Was High in Oklahoma City, Kansas City, Lee County, FL UN Report: Sustainable City Infrastructures Promote Economic Growth Twin Cities Transit Expansion = Jobs (Star Tribune) GGW on Why Portland’s […]

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WaPo‘s Dr. Gridlock Urges Caution on Plan to Dismantle DC’s DOT Detroit Is Raising Parking Ticket Fines for the Wrong Reasons (Freep) The Case Against Funding Roads With Sales Taxes (Columbia Daily Tribune) Newsday Editorializes About the Need for Congress to Approve New Revenue for Transpo New VA Governor McAuliffe Re-Thinking McDonnell’s Transpo Projects (Times Dispatch) […]

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Chao: “Sale of Government Assets” Could Help Finance Trump Infrastructure Plan (CNBC) Denver Moves Backward by Requiring More Parking for New Housing (Streetsblog Denver, Post, CBS 4) Poll: 54% of Minnesotans Support Taxpayer Funds for Light Rail Expansion, 34% Opposed (Star Tribune) City and State Square Off on How to Fund $3 Billion Gap for Honolulu’s New Rail Line […]

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Scott Walker Open to Interstate Tolls, If Other People Pay Them So Wisconsinites Get a Gas Tax Cut (WPR) Conservative Hugh Hewitt Wants Congress to Increase the Federal Gas Tax (WaPo) Maryland Appeals Judge’s Ruling Requiring More Environmental Study of Purple Line Light Rail (WAMU) Honolulu Might Increase Parking Meter Rates to Help Fill Budget Gap […]

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GOP Really Is Moving Forward With That Whole Oil-Drilling-For-Infrastructure Thing (The Hill) Viva Partisan Rancor! Both Transportation Bills Fail in the Senate (Transpo Issues Daily, The Hill) Obama Should Follow Reagan’s Example And Pay For Infrastructure With a Gas Tax Hike (WaPo) Problematic CA HSR Biz Plan Brings Good News For Caltrain (Patch) Study: Taking A Few Short Warm-Weather […]

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US DOT Withdraws From Multi-Agency Group Overseeing NY-NJ Gateway Tunnel (Hill, AMNY) Across the Country, Black People Bear the Brunt of Jaywalking “Enforcement” by Police (NYT) Rahm Emanuel Is Interested in Elon Musk’s Terrible Tunnel Ideas (Wired) Smart Approaches to Parking Management in Honolulu (KHON) and Charlottesville (C’Ville Tomorrow) Meanwhile: Knoxville (News Sentinel) and Holland, […]