Today’s Headlines

  • Mayors to Washington: Infrastructure Spending Might Help Consumer Confidence (NPR)
  • Bicycling Advocates Respond to Congressional Threats to Transportation Enhancements (NPR)
  • Rand Paul: Bike Paths = Squirrel Sanctuaries = Craziness (ThinkProgress)
  • More on Obama’s Speech on Jobs, Infrastructure (Transportation Nation)
  • Google Transit Credited with 20% Increase in Bus Ridership in Clemson, SC (Post-Courier)
  • 10 Ways Colleges Are Getting Students to Ditch Their Cars (WaPo)
  • Private Sector Drives Growth of Bicycle-Oriented Development in Portland (NYT)
  • How Cities Can Boost Ridesharing (Shareable)
  • Celebrating Success of Capital Bike-Share and Taking Lessons from Its Failed Predecessor (TBD)
  • South FL Bus Use Surges Between Sprawled Counties Where Rail Doesn’t Exist (Miami Herald)
  • Elizabeth Warren Quote About “Job Creators” Paying Their Share For Infra Goes Viral (HuffPo, Google)
  • Greek Transit Workers Strike, Athens Nearly Shut Down by Traffic (WSJ)