Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood to Testify on HSR, Lessons Learned Before House Committee (Hill)
  • Without HUD Sustainable Communities Program, Americans Will Pay More for Housing+Transpo (Citiwire)
  • China Ready and Willing to Invest in America’s Infrastructure (Reuters)
  • Infrastructure Banks, Common in States, Explained (Stateline)
  • Fast Trains From Detroit to Chicago Expected Within 4 Years (Detroit Free Press)
  • Michigan Governor, Detroit Mayor in DC to Talk Transit (Republic)
  • Transit Near Me Helps DC Residents Better Use, Understand Transit (GGW)
  • One If By Land, Two If By Sea: Boston to Boost Water Transit (Boston Globe)
  • MIT Algorithm Predicts Who Runs Red Lights (TransportationNation)
  • Stunning Video Captures the Traffic Chaos of Ho Chi Minh City (TransportGooru)

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Will Boston Transit Keep Up With the City’s Growth? (Boston Globe) Raleigh-Area Voters to Decide on Tax for Transit (News & Observer) How Waze Influences Traffic on Residential Streets (WaPo) Nashville Seeks $30M From Feds for 7-Mile Elevated Greenway (Tennessean) DC Employers Must Plan for “Blizzard” That Is Metro Repair (Washington Biz Journal) Map: Where DC Workers Commute From […]

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16 Big Transit Projects That Would Be Toast Under Trump’s Budget (WaPo) Cuts Could Imperil Seattle Rail, Gateway Project, DC Metro (Seattle Times, Bloomberg, Washingtonian) How Cities Would Feel the Budget Pain (Curbed) Long-Distance Amtrak Routes Under Threat (Progressive Railroading) Trump Also Wants to Slash Transpo Funding in Rural Areas That Supported Him (Charlotte Observer) The Rail Line […]

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Clinton vs. Trump on Infrastructure (The Hill) White House Expands Smart Cities Focus Aging U.S. Transit Systems to See Rise in Federal Funding (WSJ) Paris Bans Vehicle Traffic Along Seine Riverbank (Guardian) Lower Speed Limits Approved in Seattle (Seattle Times) In Boston, Advocates Push for Late-Night Bus Service (Boston Globe) The Success Story of Denver Transit (WSJ) Majority of […]

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Today’s the Start of Infrastructure Week and Bike to Work Week (Chicago Trib, Bike League) The Hill Highlights Infrastructure Emergencies and the Politics Holding Up Fixes DC Metro to Suspend Late-Night Weekend Service (WTOP) LA Times: How L.A. Can Improve Its Return on Huge Transit Investment? Downtown Buffalo Shifts Away From the Car (Buffalo News) Virginia Beach to […]

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Republicans May Not Embrace Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (Atlantic) What’s at Stake with Trump’s HUD Pick (CityLab) It’s True: Mica Wants the DOT Gig (The Hill) How Might Trump’s Election Affect LA’s Transit Goals? (KPCC) Election Night Change Views on Federal Takeover of DC Metro (WaPo) In Boston, Complex Battles Over Privatizing Transit (Boston Globe) Transit Advocates Push for Rail […]

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Obama to Unveil Six-Year, $478M Transpo Bill Today (Detroit News) Roll Call Compares the Numbers to Other Transpo Bills in the Ether 12 States Might Increase Gas Taxes This Year (Tax Justice Blog) As Rail Costs Balloon, Honolulu Leaders Plan Trip to DC (AP) 10 Years in the Making, FasTracks is Transforming Denver (Denver Post) Was […]