Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Shows Congress How to Reduce the Deficit in 4 Easy Steps (AP)
  • After 40 Years and With Record Ridership, Amtrak Struggles to Stay Alive (McClatchy, Star-Telegram)
  • MSNBC: It’s Not Just Politics, Our Bridges Really Are Crumbling
  • Once Again, Barbara Boxer Earns Her Last Name With Fighting Words (Press-Enterprise)
  • Twin Cities Transit Projects Face Hurdles (Strib)
  • If Only All Cities Had Such Well-Organized Lists of Needs and Triumphs (SJ Mercury)
  • Indianapolis Looks For Ways to Finance Transit Upgrades, Avoid Service Cuts (IndyStar)
  • Car Crashes Into Bike Shop: “Is Nowhere Safe From Cars?” (Grist)
  • Happy National “Try Transit” Week! Abandon Your Car, Breathe Easier! (Daily Courier)
  • Shifting Blame For Pedestrian Fatalities Onto Distracted Walkers (Star News)

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Foxx: One Year After Sandy, Transit Recovery Continues (Fast Lane Blog) Head of Mayors Group Talks Transpo Issues, Shutdown with Politico Which U.S. Cities Have the Fewest Car Commuters? (Grist) Utah Transit Aims to Double Ridership by 2020 (SL Trib) Phoenix Mayor: Cities Can’t Wait on Feds for Transpo Projects (Cronkite News Service) Long-Distance Amtrak Routes […]

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Despite Shuster’s Rejection, Stakeholders Keep Pushing for Gas Tax Hike (Bloomberg, The Hill) Congressional Investigation on Rail Safety Begins Today (Prairie Business) Indiana House Committee Votes 11-1 to Fund Transit (Star) Midwest Dominates EPA Smart Growth Awards (American City & Country) Anti-Gentrification Activists in San Francisco Seattle Protest Google Microsoft Bus (Atlantic Cities) Active Trans […]

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Up for Grabs: The Top Transpo Posts in Nation’s Three Largest Cities (LAT) Bike League Gives Thanks to Gabe Klein and Janette Sadik-Khan Biden, Foxx Pitch Infrastructure in Ohio Today (AP) St. Louis to Link Affordable Housing, Transit (Post-Dispatch) Federal Dollars Hard to Come by for Florida Transpo Projects (Orlando Sentinel) Rural Communities Like Lima, NY, […]

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Transit-Oriented Development Planning Grants Awarded to 21 Communities (Transportation.gov) Ferguson Commission Report Recommends Better Transit, Among Other Interventions (Reuters) Can Signs Advertising Nearby Destinations Encourage Walking? (Livability.com) Seattle Transit Riders Union Pushing for Business Subsidies for Bus Service (NextCity) Uber Could Be the First to Test Completely Driverless Cars in Public (IEEE Spectrum) Suburban Twin Cities Resident […]

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Get Ready to Hear More About “ObamaRail” (The Hill) What Would an Infrastructure Bank Look Like? (Miller-McCune) Yet Another Florida Rail Project in Limbo (Transpo Nation) The El Needs an Overhaul (Chicago Reader) San Francisco Transit Riders Paying More for Less (Examiner) Nebraska Pols Clash Over Road Funding (Journal Star) San Antonio Launches Small Bike-Share […]