Today’s Headlines

  • Plenty of Pain, No Train for Florida as Illinois Snags $186 Million (The Hill)
  • Commanding Majorities of Mayors Favor Higher Gas Taxes (T4America)
  • No Surprise Here: Drivers Shift to Transit When Gas Prices Soar (AltTransport)
  • Amtrak Shrinks and a Simile from Grist that Will Make Men Wince
  • Bin Laden Notes Stoke Fears of Terrorist Attack on Trains (WSJ)
  • Here’s Why Oil Prices Took a Temporary Dive Yesterday (NYT)
  • Reminder: “Drilling in Every U.S. Orifice Isn’t Going to Lower Gas Prices” (Mother Jones)
  • Reps. Matsui and LaTourette Lead on Complete Streets (LAB)
  • EPADOE: A Match Made in Bureaucratic Heaven? (Politico)
  • Cycle Track Planning — There’s an App for That (Santa Cruz Sentinel)