Today’s Headlines

  • Transit Ridership on the Rise as Transit Funding Declines (NYT)
  • New Year Brings New Wave of Texting While Driving Bans (LATimes)
  • Reabsorbing the Exurbs, the Real Estate Equivalent of Composting (Grist)
  • The Transport Politic Highlights New Transit Projects Opening in 2012
  • Six Urbanist Trends for 2012 (MyUrbanist)
  • Harvard’s Ed Glaeser: Living in Cities Is Simply Better (The European)
  • It’s the City Life: Why New Yorkers Have Highest Life Expectancy in the U.S. (Good)
  • New Law in California Gives Cities More Freedom to Reduce Speed Limits (Landline)
  • Alcohol Ignition Locks Successful in Hawaii, Now Standard in Oregon (RepublicStatesman Journal)
  • Albuquerque, NM Gave in to Politics, Stopped Using Red Light Cameras (KRQE)