Today’s Headlines

  • House Vote Shows Weakness of GOP’s Hand on Keystone (Trans Issues Daily)
  • The Catch-22 of Surging Transit Ridership (WaPo)
  • Pentagon Wants to Make Military Bases Less Sprawling, More Walkable (USA Today)
  • Here Comes Schuster to Take Over T & I (Post-Gazette)
  • Sen. Gillibrand Asks Amtrak to Allow Bikes on Board (Times-Union)
  • A Setback for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo)
  • LA Learns to Love the Bike (NYT)
  • Too Much Effort to Accommodate Cars Downtown Makes a City “Stop Being a City” (Phila. Inquirer)
  • Annual Cost of Car Ownership: $8,220. Annual Cost of Bike Ownership: $308 (Forbes)
  • Best Part of This Article on Texting: AAA Guy Calls Cars “a 4000-Pound Killing Device” (Cincinnati.com)

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Move Over, White Men: Share the Bike Lane With Black Women (Yes, They Bike) (WaPo) House and Senate to Begin Duking Out the Differences in Their Transpo Bills (The Hill) Twenty Senators Push For Full Funding of Amtrak (Progressive Railroading) Even Amid Debt Talks, Obama Doesn’t Relent on Infrastructure Bank Push (The Hill) LaHood Encourages […]

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Two-Thirds of Americans Don’t Want a 20-Cent Gas Tax Hike (The Hill, Governing, CNN, Politico) Three Ways This Round of TIGER Is Different (Transpo Issues Daily) WaPo Suggests Five Hypotheses to Explain Why More Young People Are Going Car-Free AAA: The Cost of Car Ownership Rises to $9,122 a Year (USA Today) Europe Sells Two […]

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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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Study: Car Ownership Isn’t Going Away, But Technology’s Changing Things (HuffPo, USA Today) Senator Cardin Rebukes Larry Hogan for Killing Baltimore’s Red Line (Baltimore Biz Journal) Christie More Open to Gas Tax Hike in Jersey, But Only With Other Tax Cuts (NorthJersey.com) Could Houston Follow Paris’s Lead With Car-Free Days? (Houston Chron) “A Place to Park One’s Bike” Is […]

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Defunct Senate Energy Bill Gang Considers Return (The Hill) Rep. McCarthy Denounces California’s HSR Plan (McClatchy) 11th Annual Bike Summit Kicks Off in Washington (BikePortland) Poll: 63 Percent of Young People Admit to Distracted Driving (WaPo) Get Ready: $4/Gal. Gas on the Way for California (SFGate) Bike Lane Battles Continue in New York City (Transpo Nation) […]

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Conflicting Regulations Make for Uncertain Path Forward for Self-Driving Cars (The Hill) Lyft Prez: Car Ownership Will “All But End” in Major Cities By 2025 (Fortune) Bicycling Mag Names Chicago the Nation’s “Most Bike-Friendly City” (Chicago Trib) Even Congress Seems to Have Lost Faith in DC Metro’s Repair Deadline (WaPo) How Light Rail Could Change the Game […]