Today’s Headlines

  • UDSOT Says Public-Private Partnerships Won’t Fill the Funding Gap (LandLine)
  • Feds Give Five States $336.2M For Next-Gen High-Speed Trains (Construction Equipment)
  • Gov’t Would Forfeit $1.3B In Airline Taxes to Save $16.5M On Rural Flights (Bloomberg, NYT)
  • LaHood Exhorts Congress to Skip Vacation Till They Extend the FAA Bill (MSNBC)
  • Landscape Architects Demand a Transpo Bill With Complete Streets Provisions (The Dirt)
  • San Diego Takes Step Toward Curbing Sprawl; Avocado Farming Supervisor Dissents (KPBS)
  • CA Gov. Brown Vetoes Commuter Benefits Act. Blame Lobbyists? (LA Streetsblog, Cyclelicio.us)
  • Cash-Strapped Missouri DOT Worries About Impact of Debt Ceiling Deal (Ozarks First)
  • Americans Think They’re Pretty Great Drivers, Even Though They Speed and Drive Drunk (RPUS)
  • Why Did America Destroy Its Great Cities? (HuffPo)