Today’s Headlines

  • Can Amtrak Ever Be Profitable? Experts Weigh In. (Freakonomics)
  • Florida’s East Coast Excited at Prospect of Returning Train Service (News-Journal)
  • Is Sustainability For Commies? (The Naked City)
  • New System Uses Radar to Detect Bicycles at Intersections (Wired)
  • Former Gov Rendell Urges Cities to Invest in Transportation (Times-Union)
  • Kansas City Mayor Lining Up Support For Streetcar (KC Star)
  • New Jersey Bucks Trend, Sees More Vehicle Deaths in 2011 (TSTC)
  • Virginia Governor Approves $150 Mil For Dulles Airport-DC Rail (Fairfax Times)
  • …But Northern Virginia Leaders Say the State Still Isn’t Taking Funding Seriously (WAMU)
  • Toronto Planning Study Recommends Pedestrian-Only Streets (Star)