Today’s Headlines

  • Tea Party Pied Piper Grover Norquist Won’t Lead House GOP to Oppose Gas Tax Renewal (Bloomberg)
  • NY Governor Signs Complete Streets Bill, Support Still (Slowly) Growing for National Policy (T4America)
  • Shocking But True! Fuel Economy Standards Do Not Kill 2,000 People a Year (Grist)
  • LaHood Announces $417.3 Million for State Road Projects (FHWA); See What Your State Will Fund Here
  • Portland Sees Federal Grant Money, Raises It to $7.7M for Bicycle Infrastructure (BikePortland)
  • Ezra Klein Ponders If California Rail Really Is a Boondoggle
  • Georgia Chamber of Commerce Hires Team to Gain Voter Support for Transportation Tax (OnlineAthens)
  • WA County Council Approves Emergency Congestion Reduction Charge to Fund Transit (PNWLocal)
  • Good Urban Design Works: the Smart Growth Success Story of Arlington, Virginia (Atlantic)
  • Crumbling Infrastructure Is Canary in Coal Mine for Future of US Economy (The Street)