Today’s Headlines

  • Republicans Offering Bill on Transportation Funding Today (WaPo, Reuters)
  • Drilling for Highway Revenue Could Face Opposition From Both Sides (T4A)
  • NRDC to Congress: “Don’t Drill and Drive” (Hill)
  • Ranking Three Different Approaches to Transit Funding in Dallas (Atlantic Cities)
  • Transportation Nation Explains Why Your City Might Not Have Car Share Yet
  • Infrastructure and Job Creation Go Hand in Hand – Sometimes (Brookings Podcast)
  • Some Politicians in New Hampshire Want to Ban Sobriety Checkpoints (UnionLeader)
  • Why Everybody Loves a Chinatown Bus (WaPo)
  • NRDC’s Kaid Benfield Curates a Gallery of Walkability (Switchboard)
  • DOT Grants $3.5 Million to Sustainable Transportation Research (OIT)

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GOP Chair Says Long-Term Transpo Bill Will Move Independently of Budget Deal (The Hill) Transpo Funding Patch Includes Extended Deadline for Train Safety Tech (Progressive Railroading) It’s Official: FTA Takes the Reins on DC Metro Safety (WaPo) Transit-Oriented People Converge in Dallas for Railvolution (Dallas Biz Journal) Why Bike Commuting Is Picking Up in the Motor […]

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Chief of AFL-CIO’s transport unions: DeFazio’s oil securities tax is "an exciting proposal" (AFL Blog) Feds giving cities more money for transit security (AFP) How will the House v. Senate face-off on transport funding end? Some lobbyists see a six-month compromise (Roll Call) Horrors! Utah highway officials fear more money for transit (SL Trib) Virginia’s […]

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It’s Election Day! Go Vote! Candidates Silent on Transportation Because They Still Refuse to Deal With Revenue (WaPo) Superstorm Shows Why We Can’t Keep Passing Short-Term Infrastructure Bills (National Journal) How You Can Have Gas Rationing, Mile-Long Lines — And Dropping Gas Prices (Businessweek) Workers at the Factory that Builds NJ Transit Cars Are on […]

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Five Wishes For the Final Transportation Bill, From Transportation for America Why the Coal Ash Amendment to the Transportation Bill Matters: A Personal Tale (Hill) Heavy Reliance on Local Funding Makes For Inequitable Transit Systems (WaPo) The Cost of an Hour of Bike-Share in Ten Cities (Transpo Nation) Detroiters File Civil Rights Suit Over Transit Cuts […]

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Battle Over Transportation Funding on Capitol Hill Targets People Who Walk, Bicycle (WaPo) GOP Pitching a Long-Term Transportation Bill as Jobs Creator (AP) Bike-Share So Popular in Mexico City, New Members Must Wait Six Weeks (USA Today) Virginia DOT Completes Plan to Consider Bicycles in Transportation Policies (WaPo) LaHood Announces $75 Million Boost for Boston’s […]