Today’s Headlines

  • Brookings Report: Millions Lack Access to Both Cars and Transit in U.S. Cities (Reuters)
  • Should We Tax, Borrow or Spend to Build Infrastructure? (WaPo)
  • Planet Earth Is Now Home to 1 Billion Cars (TPM)
  • Realtors: More, Different Home Buyers Want Walkable, Transit-Accessible Neighborhoods (GGW)
  • High Speed Rail and California Commuter Rail Could Run On Same Tracks (Mercury)
  • California Moves Closer to Stiffer Fines for Distracted Driving (Landline)
  • 10 Years Later, Seattle to Get 1.7-mile Underground Highway Tunnel (NYT)

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New poll finds 83 percent of respondents supporting more federal funding for high-speed rail and transit (HNTB Press via @beyondDC) Investor Carl Icahn is forming a consortium to go after a share of the high-speed rail pie (AP) Federal transportation safety regulators call for national crash-resistance standards for transit cars (Bloomberg) How blue is your […]

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California Leads in Regulating Self-Driving Cars (AP) For U.S. Mayors, Infrastructure Goals (Including Bike Lanes) Top Wishlist (Next City, Green Lane Project) Longer Build But Lower Costs Possible for California High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Urbanization Slow to Take Off in El Paso (Atlantic) Winter Cycling Congress to Converge in Minneapolis (StarTrib) Foxx Addresses Hyperloop Competitors Today (The […]

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Governors Send Trump Wish List of Infrastructure Projects (McClatchy) Can Trump Actually Deny Federal Funds to Sanctuary Cities? (AP) California Republicans Want White House to Block Money for High-Speed Rail (LA Times) What Diplomats and Urbanists Can Learn From Each Other (CitiScope) Will a Fossil Fuel-Friendly White House Affect Car Ownership Declines? (Curbed) Philly’s Transit Car Shortage […]