Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Calls on Congress to Pass Transportation Bill (NY Daily News, YouTube)
  • Democrats Are Getting Ready to Fight Over Highway Funding (WaPo)
  • Roadblocks the Transportation Extension Could Run Into (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Big Business and Big Labor Agree: US Needs Infrastructure Spending (Barron’s)
  • Cantor’s “Compromise” on Infrastructure Funding? Eliminate Bike/Ped. (The HillNewsMax)
  • Former NJ DOT Commissioner: “Let’s Show Our Exceptionalism, Not Just Talk About It” (Star Ledger)
  • Judge Rules Arizona’s Transit Funding Cuts Would Violate Federal Law (Chron)
  • Why Towns With Good Transit Options Are Recovering Faster From the Recession (TreeHugger)
  • Bike Share Booming in Boston After Only One Month (Boston Globe)
  • Report: Rural Roads Are the Most Dangerous, Rumble Strips Would Help (Seattle Today)
  • Build It and They Will Drive: One Professor’s Research in a Video (Infrastructurist)
  • Kaid Benfield Shares a Fun Video on Driving While Texting (NRDCZoomsafer)