Today’s Headlines

  • Transpo Bill, Now in Conference, Already Comes Up Short (CSM)
  • Conference Committee Off to Slow Start (Hill)
  • Infrastructure Backlog Crippling Public Services (Palo Alto Patch)
  • Fox News‘ Neil Cavuto (Cross-)Talks Infrastructure Spending With Mayor of St. Paul, MN
  • To Sell Trains and Transit, Try a Little Tenderness (HuffPo)
  • West Virginia Latest State to Ask for Help Developing Bike Lanes (Trans. Issues Daily)
  • Polish Ford Ad Denies Existence of Cargo Bikes, Gets Schooled (Copenhagenize)
  • How Socially Equitable Is Bike-Sharing? (BikeLeague)

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Today’s Headlines

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Gas Tax Idea “Dead on Arrival” in Minnesota Senate (StarTribune) Group Presses For Bike-Friendlier Boise Businesses (Boise Weekly) June 1: APTA Rail Conference to Look at U.S.’s “D” Grade for Infrastructure In Portland Area, Jobs Are Heading to the Burbs (Portland Tribune) How Will the Purple Line Affect Maryland Residents? (WAMU) Car Sales Lag in […]

Pittsburgh and Bill Peduto Get Cracking on Downtown Bike Lanes

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Big things are happening in Pittsburgh. Last year, the city elected new mayor Bill Peduto, who came into office with a bold message about remaking the city’s streets. Pittsburgh was then chosen this spring as one of six focus cities where the Green Lane Project will help fast track high-quality bike infrastructure. Peduto wants to make progress […]

Pittsburgh and Bill Peduto Get Cracking on Downtown Bike Lanes

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Big things are happening in Pittsburgh. Last year, the city elected new mayor Bill Peduto, who came into office with a bold message about remaking the city’s streets. Pittsburgh was then chosen this spring as one of six focus cities where the Green Lane Project will help fast track high-quality bike infrastructure. Peduto wants to make progress […]

Today’s Headlines

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House, Senate Leaders Make Last Attempt to Save Transpo Bill by Deadline (AP, Hill) As Transpo Bill Debate Drags On, Cities Are Losing Out (Next American City) U.S. Conference of Mayors Issues Support for Bike-Ped Funding at Annual Meeting (LAB) Salt Lake City Mayor Announces Spring Arrival of Bike Sharing Program (Fox13) Mass. Bay Transit […]

Today’s Headlines

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The House Is Looking for Ways to Fund an Infrastructure Package (WaPo) CityLab Takes a Look at Cleveland’s Controversial Public Square Closure Joe Cortright: Audit of Oregon DOT Is Misleading (Bike Portland) Density Is a Low-Cost Solution to Traffic (Governing) Nashville Mayor, Tennessee Governor Come Together on Transportation Plan, Gas Tax Hike (NextCity) Canadian University Withdraws From […]