Today’s Headlines

  • Sen. Barbara Boxer Sees Progress in Conference, Transpo Bill Possible by End of June (Hill)
  • Larry Ehl Breaks Down What Trucking/Ag, Cities, and 26 Congressmen Want From the Bill
  • New Jersey Gov., Who Canceled Megaproject in 2010, Wants More Transpo Money (Bloomberg)
  • Live in Redwood City, CA? Obama’s Visit Means Impromptu Open Streets Today! (Cyclelicious)
  • Connecticut Breaks Ground on Busway, Calls It CTfastrak Despite Lack of Tracks (MTR)
  • Virginia Looking to Index State Gas Tax to Inflation, But Drivers Remain Hesitant (WDBJ)
  • Meanwhile, a Plan to Cap the Gas Tax in North Carolina Probably Isn’t a Good Idea (NC Policywatch)
  • Additional Tolling, While “Imperfect,” Remains Many States’ Best Option to Raise Funds (AP)
  • The League of American Bicyclists‘ New Fatalities Map Bears a Message: Every Bicyclist Counts

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Highway Trust Fund in Hands of New House GOP Leader McCarthy (National Journal) WaPo’s Wonkbook Breaks Down Key Issues in Transpo Funding Debate Senate Hybrid Bill With Transpo Funding Yanked From Floor (The Trucker) Will Houston See More Density or More Sprawl in the Future? (Houston Chron) Gas Tax an Election Issue in Tennessee (Times Free-Press) Business Lobby […]

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Will the Transpo Bill Hit the Fed or Big Banks for $$? (NYT) House Bill Includes “Devastating Cut” for Northeast Transit Agencies (Buffalo News) Why Don’t More Talented Democratic Mayors Reach the National Stage? (CityLab) As Driverless Cars Become Closer to Reality, Why Are Policy Wonks Still Stuck in the Past? (HuffPo) LaHood Writes on White House’s Missed […]

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As Congress Dickers, States Brace for Loss of Transpo Funds (WaPo) Foxx Gets Credit for Helping Obama Develop Transportation Bill (The Hill)] Blumenauer Talks Gas Tax With WaPo Gabe Klein: Think Big Picture With Transit-Oriented Development (CityLab) New Seattle Transpo Chief Comes with Chicago, D.C. Experience (Crosscut) Conservative Group Questions Whether There IS a Funding Crisis […]

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Transpo Funding: the Next Looming Cliff in Congress (The Hill) This Year’s Heroes in the Bike/Ped Movement (Alliance for Biking and Walking) Road Builders Want 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike, With Rebates for Some (Transport Topics) DC Metro Rethinks Long-Term Plans, Suspends Search for New Leader (WaPo) Atlanta’s Among the Many Cities Responding to DOT Challenge […]

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It’s Never Too Early: Preparing for the Next Federal Transpo Bill (Transpo Issues Daily) Gripes Arise Over Access to New AASHTO Guide (Planetizen) LaHood Criticizes “Dysfunctional” Dulles Rail Board (Examiner) GA Governor, Mayor at Odds on Revisiting Transpo Tax (AJC) “Transit Village” Concept Catches on in Jersey (NorthJersey.com) How Cities Evolve, in Satellite Time Lapse […]

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New Emissions Rules Will Cut Highway Funds By $71B (The Hill) WSJ Asks: What Should Be Done About the Gas Tax? Atlantic Cities: Romney Should Love France’s Infrastructure Approach Which Urban Freeways Should Be Torn Down? (Next American City) Grist‘s Translation of GOP: “Obama Wants Everyone to Live in Grimy Cities With Nowhere to Park” […]