Today’s Headlines

  • Mica Wants to Kick Amtrak Out of the Northeast Corridor, Dems Won’t Have It (Globe, The Hill)
  • Add Bad Station-Area Planning to the List of the Pentagon’s Blunders (Yglesias)
  • Video: The Case for Smart Growth (Switchboard)
  • Utah Slows Down Freeway Expansion Plan in Favor of Transit (Salt Lake Tribune)
  • State Could Pull the Plug on Charlotte Light Rail Funding (Charlotte Observer)
  • NY Senate OKs Gas Tax Holidays, a Great Way to Starve the State of Needed Funds (Land Line)
  • Transit Use by Senior Citizens Up 40 Percent (New Urban Network)
  • Riding on the Streets is Safer Than Riding on the Sidewalk (and Other Surprises) (Good)
  • “Inspector America” Urges More Infrastructure Investment (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
  • Our “Exit Ramp Economy” Challenges Transit to Follow People and Jobs to the Suburbs (Citiwire)