Today’s Headlines

  • Conference Committee Roster Is Set as House Nominates Conferees (Hill)
  • As Discussions Get Underway, T4America Looks at What the House Wants
  • Dem Candidate for Indiana Governor Wants to Scrap Gas Tax (Journal Gazette)
  • Small-Town Georgia Mayor Sings About Urban Planning (Atlantic Cities)
  • New Jersey Is Having Trouble Covering Transpo Borrowing Costs (Bloomberg)
  • From the People Who Brought Us WalkScore, Ranking Cities’ Transit Access
  • Temporary Public Spaces Are Sticking Around (DC Citypaper)
  • Peter Nuar

    WalkScore ranks Boston > DC?? Fail.

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Finance Committee Finds $9.6 Billion for Senate Transportation Bill (Hill) House Transportation Bill Emerges From a Beating in Committee (WaPo) GOP Transportation Bill Lurches Forward, But Where’s the Money? (Politico) Angry About the House Transportation Bill? T4America Wants You! Should It Take Decades to Build a Subway? How to Fix Our Transit System (Salon) GOP […]

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White House Renews Veto Threat on House Transpo-Pipeline Combo (Transpo Nation) House Ignores Threats, Vote Could Come as Early as Today (Hill) Transit Will Remain in Highway Trust Fund. Probably. (Politico) The Inequalities of Abandoning Transportation Infrastructure (Holland Sentinel) Ezra Klein Found a Rich Guy Not Named Warren Buffett Who Wants to Be Taxed (WaPo) […]

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Bill Shuster Brings Bipartisanship Back to House Transportation Committee (National Journal) House Freight Panel to Issue Recommendations Today (The Hill) Amtrak CEO Warns Northeast Corridor Infrastructure Is “Aging and Failure Prone” (The Hill) The Hidden Cost of Commuting: Time Better Spent Doing Anything Else (NYT) Hidden Costs of Suburban Living: Free Parking and Other Externalities […]

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You Want High Speed? The Chinese Got High Speed… (Telegraph) …Can We Do That? (Video: Infrastructurist) Contested House Energy & Commerce Chairmanship Still Up for Grabs (The Hill) …Same With Leadership of the White House Climate Office (Politico) A Smart Growth Movement Founder Wants to Bring Equity Into the Conversation (Switchboard) National Journal Speculates on the […]

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White House Announces $160M “Smart Cities” Push Including: Making NYC, Tampa Testing Grounds for Driverless Cars (WSJ, TBO) 83 Transpo Advocacy Groups Want Action on Long-Term Transpo Bill (The Hill) Atlanta, Pittsburgh Score Federal Grants for TOD (AJC, Post-Gazette) Paris Attack Prompts House to Look at Rail Security (The Hill) In Philly, SEPTA Head Retires After 30 Years of […]