Today’s Headlines

  • Rep. Blumenauer: A Sane Transit Bill Would Plan for Future Revenue (OregonLive)
  • Industry, EPA Square Off Over Ozone Standards (Politico)
  • Google Nixes Traffic Feature on Google Maps (The Atlantic)
  • Where Does John Huntsman Stand on the Environment?  (Politco)
  • Breakdowns Plague Newly Opened High-Speed Rail Line in China (Forbes)
  • Metro to Ramp Up Social Media Outreach (WaPo)
  • Cyclists Beat Jet Blue During Carmageddon (Christian Post)
  • Book Review: The Big Roads by Earl Swift (NYT)
  • Crude Oil Prices — Not Eyub Mamo — Set DC Gas Prices (WaPo)
  • San Francisco Grapples with Pedestrian Safety Problem (KALW News)

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Rep. LaTourette, Boehner’s Centrist Friend, Holds Key to Transportation Bill (Hill) Santorum Blames High Gas Prices for the Recession. Is He Right? (WaPo) Whoever ‘Shafted Mass Transit,’ Can You Help Revive a Transpo Bill? (WaPo) Out of Reach: How Sprawl Jacks Up the Price of ‘Affordable’ Housing (Grist) …And Causes Increased Pollution (CityPaper) MD Governor […]

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Biden Chides Florida Gov. for Snubbing Rail Money (Miami Herald) Why Gas Prices Are More Complicated Than You Think (WaPo) What Happens When You Tear Down a Highway? (Infrastructurist) LaHood Backs Honolulu Rail Project (Hawaii Reporter) Why NYC Bike Lane Skeptics Are Wrong (WNYC) New Carrollton Metro One Step Closer to Redevelopment (WaPo) Massachusetts Transportation […]

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Senate Refuses to Pass Oil-Related Bills from the Dems and the GOP (MoJo, The Hill) If Six Lawmakers Can’t Agree On a Debt-Reduction Plan, How Will 535? (WaPo, WaPo) Terry Bellamy Fills Gabe Klein’s Big Shoes at DDOT (WJLA, Housing Complex) More on D.C.’s Meteoric Rise to Bike-Friendly Stardom (Smart Planet) With High Gas Prices, […]

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Obama Signs Trust Fund Patch Into Law (Transport Topics) Will a Republican Senate Get to Write Transportation Bill in May? Looks Like It (WaPo) Transportation Reform Champion Sen. Brian Schatz Likely to Eke Out Nomination (WaPo) Road Lobby’s Warning Against Fuel Economy Standards: It Will Lower Gas Tax Receipts (The Hill) WaPo‘s Courtland Milloy Goes […]

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Sen. Nelson: Florida Rail Decision a “Monumental Mistake” (Transpo Nation) Meanwhile, Rick Scott Relied on Dubious Reason Foundation Report (Sentinel) Florida Rail Advocates Mull Court Challenge (Tampabay.com) High Crude Prices Spook Investors (WaPo) MTA Buys LA’s Union Station for $75 Million (LAT) Sec. LaHood Touts Streetcars (Fast Lane) Can Urban Planning Foment Revolution? (Treehugger) Why […]

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Smart Use of Smartphone Data Tracks Trains in Real Time (NYT) Haley Barbour: Obama Trying to Keep Gas Prices High (WaPo) Most Inspiring Bit of Biking Advice You’ll Ever Get From a Kindergartener (HuffPo) California High-Speed Rail Project Has Plenty of Critics (SacBee) The Interstate Highway System: A Blessing and a Curse (WSJ) The Man […]