Today’s Headlines

  • Walkable Neighborhoods Shouldn’t Be Reserved For Top Earners (Good)
  • State-Local Power Struggles as Intense as Ever (AtlanticCities)
  • Oregon Report Proposes Bicycle User Fee to Generate Revenue for Transpo (BikePortland)
  • After 100 Years in Erie, GE Transportation Will Move Headquarters to Chicago (Tribune)
  • Transit Cuts Hit Poor, Elderly Riders Hardest in Upstate New York (Next American City)
  • WashCycle Pokes Holes in The Washington Times’ Off-the-Mark Bikeshare Critique
  • Smart Growth for Conservatives, by a Conservative for Smart Growth (Bacon’s Rebellion)
  • In Alabama, Passenger Rail Feasibility Study Rolls On (Advertiser)
  • Sacramento Embarks on 3-Week On-Street Bike Parking Experiment (Bee)

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Senate Committee Restores Tax Break for Transit Commuters (The Hill, Gov Exec) Providence, RI, Keeps Trying for Streetcar (Railway Age) Bike-Share to Hit Seattle This Summer (Seattle Times) Latin America’s Urbanization Needs Innovative Thinking (UK Guardian) With New Transpo Funds in Hand, Pennsylvania Finalizes Projects (AP) After 43 Years, Amtrak Returns to St. Paul’s Union […]

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Sec. LaHood on Dulles Metro: Federal Government Not a “Cash Cow” (WaPo) Former North Carolina Govs Go to Bat for High-Speed Rail (The Hill) London Congestion Charge: No Free Pass for Obama Motorcade (NYT) Climate Change Will Worsen Ozone Health Problems (USA Today) Study: Florida Rail Line Would Have an Operating Surplus (Miller-McCune) Right or Wrong, […]

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How Will Congress Respond to “Fix It First” Plan? (T4America) … And How Serious Is Obama About It? (Transpo Issues Daily) Is Obama’s Infrastructure Plan Mission Impossible? (Daily Star) Bill Fulton: Smart Growth Actually Makes Sense for Conservatives (CP&DR) NYU Launches Institute Dedicated to Cities, Urban Issues (Next City) Vermont Governor Defends Gas Tax (WCAX) […]

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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 […]