Today’s Headlines

  • Video: LaHood Talks HSR, Bike Funding, Sidewalks, and a “Five-Year” Bill (FastLane)
  • Shift Defense Spending Over to Infrastructure, Solve the Funding Crisis (Infrastructurist)
  • Transit Benefit Expires At the End of the Year — Time to Restructure It (WaPo)
  • Another Voice Saying Only Congestion Pricing — Not Transit — Can Ease Congestion (WaPo)
  • WSJ: There’s More to Amtrak’s Record Ridership Numbers Than Meets the Eye
  • NJ Transit Embraces Google Wallet Payment System (InformationWeek)
  • Another Carmaggedon Coaxes Seattleites to Take Transit (KIRO)
  • Oberstar Ouster Rep. Cravaack Opines Against HSR And Gets In a Jab At Bike Funding in Strib Op-Ed
  • DC Residents Suggest Creating Car-Free Ped Plazas and Finding Better Uses For Alleys (WCP)
  • Running Across the Street Is a Symbol of Surrender to Autocentricity (Transportationist)

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President Obama’s Budget Proposal is a Lovely Fantasy (Transpo Issues Daily) Toronto Wrestles With E-Bikes in Bike Lanes (Star) California HSR Infrastructure Will Be Made in the USA (World News) Massachusetts Senate Passes Transit Funding Bill (Globe) Are San Francisco’s Iconic Cable Cars Worth All These Expensive Injuries? (AP) 11,368 Capital Bikeshare Trips: All in […]

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See Who Voted to Quash Sen. Paul’s Anti-Bicycle/Pedestrian Amendment (Bike League) Senate Vote Preserves Critical Transpo Funding, But Not Much for HSR  (T4A, Transportation Nation) Who Is Lobbying DC’s Top Transportation Congressmen? (Transportation Nation) Public Transit Lobby Gets New Chief (Hill) Plan for HSR More Realistic, Much More Pricey (SFGate) FL Gov. Says HSR Cost Overruns in […]

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Inside California Gov. Jerry Brown’s Idea to Fund HSR With Cap and Trade (WSJ) Northern Virginia Weighs Roads Against Transit in Funding Decisions (WTOP) Texas Has Nation’s Biggest Road Repair Deficit (Bloomberg) Baton Rouge Reconsidering Its New Bus Hubs (KC Star) With Gabe Klein Moving to Transit Screen, Is Public Transit-Tracking Superceding Mobile? (WaPo) Arkansas […]

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Obama Gets Credit for Broaching Transpo Funding, But It’s Up to Congress (National Journal) Boehner Won’t Be Reviving Idea to Use Oil Drilling Revenue for Transpo (The Hill) Indy House Clears Bill to Expand Mass Transit (Indy Star) Atlantic Cities Looks Inside Nashville’s Heated BRT Battle How Did DC TRaffic Congestion Decline (Slightly) This Year? (WaPo) […]

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Senate Democrats to Push Vote on Infrastructure Funding This Week (CBS) Business, Labor Once Again Come Together for Infrastructure Funding (Hill) More Infrastructure Projects Turning to Private Funding (WaPo) Making the Case for Transit Funding (Seattle Times) LaHood Lauds Amtrak Ridership, Calls Again for HSR (Hill) The Future of Amtrak Is at Stake in 2012 […]

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Transit Union Wants Pols to See Fare Increases as New Taxes (National Journal) Why Cities Should Dismantle Urban Roadways (ThinkProgress) Record Year of Disasters Leaves Funding Short to Rebuild Roads (Stateline) Infographic Demonstrates T4A’s “There Are More Broken Bridges Than Golden Arches” (TransportGooru) Michigan DOT Moves Forward With Plans for Detroit-Chicago HSR (WZZM) Will NYC […]