Today’s Headlines

  • White House Continues Push for Infrastructure Investment (Transpo Nation)
  • Study: DC, Chicago Top Traffic Congestion List (WaPo)
  • Senate Transpo Chair Jay Rockefeller Could Face an Uphill Reelection Bid (The Hill)
  • Mega Cites Mean Mega Challenges (Infrastructurist)
  • Poll: Car-Loving Atlantans Give Transit  a Second Look (AJC)
  • Northeastern Cities Are Key to High-Speed Rail Success (Boston Globe)
  • Will Carpooling Go the Way of the Dodo? Unlikely (Planetizen)
  • Suburban Forests Are a Breed of Their Own (Per Square Mile)
  • Sen. Paul Uses Fuzzy Math to Attack Bike and Ped Safety Program (T4America)
  • New Law Makes Rolling Stops Legal for Cyclists in Kansas (Grist)

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How Should Obama Set the Tone for DOT? (Bloomberg) Massachusetts Governor Backs “Compact Neighborhoods” (Boston Globe) Staff Director for House Transpo Committee Heads Out (Politico) What Will Mica Do in January? (Orlando Sentinel, Hill) The Engineering Is Tricky for California Bullet Train (AP) Amtrak, PennDOT Team Up for Train Campaign (Patch) Washington State Wants Input […]

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The Week Ahead: Transpo Bill Comes to a Crunch (Hill) National Bike Summit Mobilizes Hundreds to Save Cycling (BikeLeague) Secretary LaHood, NJ Senators Push Senate Bill As-Is (HuffPo) Repubs Want the Federal Gov’t Out of the Transportation Business (Politico) Boehner Weighs Whether to Take Up Senate Transpo Bill (NOLA.com) Transpo Bill: Dedicated Funding Increase Needed […]

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Obama to House: Pass the Senate Transpo Bill (Hill) Transpo Funding Will Be Extended Beyond Saturday’s Deadline (Trans. Issues Daily) For This Congress, Only Modest Ambitions Prevail (AP) Americans Waste Nearly 2 Billion Gallons of Gas Per Year (USA Today) What Planners Knew 100 Years Ago, And Why We Don’t Do It Anymore (StrongTowns) Debate […]

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Mica Set to Grill Amtrak Today (Transpo Nation) Feds OK First Step for California Bullet Train (LAT, Reuters) Transpo Issues Daily Examines Potential $1.5B in Transpo Cuts Virginia Gets Funds for 11 Miles of High-Speed Rail (WaPo, Transpo Nation) Transpo Union Criticizes Romney’s “47 Percent” Line (The Hill) It’s Car-Free Day Sept. 22, But Why […]