Today’s Headlines

  • A Friendly Reminder That Bike-Ped Still Isn’t Safe in Congress (LAB)
  • Harry Reid Would Fold Student Loan Interest Extensions Into Transpo Bill (Hill)
  • Boehner Floats Possibility of 6-Month Transpo Extension, to Boxer’s Chagrin (Reuters, WaPo)
  • Secretary LaHood: Distracted Driving at Level of National Epidemic (TranspoNation)
  • Houston Moves Forward With New Commuter Rail Line (Transpo Nation)
  • Vote for Your Favorite Bike Chicago PSA! (Grid Chicago)
  • What Can Be Done With a Run-of-the-Mill Parking Lot? (Next Am. City)
  • Chicago Gets Dyed Neon in City’s Largest Public Art Project (Atlantic Cities)
  • Anonymous

    Howdy, what happened to the Houston article link?

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Bike/Ped Survives House’s “Dirty” Extension (Bike League) Who Will Blink on the Keystone Amendment? (Transpo Issues Daily) HSR Not an Effective Use of California’s Climate Change Mitigation Dollars (WaPo) Emanuel: No More Dickering on Infrastructure Trust (Chicago Sun-Times, HuffPo) Outrageously Wrong: County Supe Calls Transit Sales Tax “Gang Rape” (LAT) Combustion Emissions Kill 19,000 Prematurely […]

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There’s a Slew of Vacancies in Top U.S. Transpo Positions (The Hill) New FRA Head Gets High Marks from Congress (WaPo) Construction Begins on Downtown Chicago BRT (Sun Times) 12 Studies That Confirm the Economic Value of Adding Bike Lanes (City Lab) GGW: With Streetcar Plans in Doubt, New DC Mayor Needs to Commit to […]

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House Buys Time on Transpo Bill With Two-Week Patch (The Hill) U.S. Transit Systems (i.e. Chicago, DC) Ramp Up Security After Paris Attacks (WGNTV, Roll Call) Why California’s High-Speed Rail Money Shouldn’t Go to Roads (CityLab) Funding Secured for Philly Subway Extension, But Some Are “Tired of Studies” (Philly Mag, Biz Journal) Twin Cities Study Finds […]

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Obama, Foxx, Newspapers Take Lawmakers to Task on Stopgap (Politico, The Hill) After Touting Intelligent Transpo, Obama to Unveil Infrastructure Plan Today (GovTech, The Hill) Driverless Cars See More Spotlight (Scientific American) Detroit Streetcar Supporters Predict Development Boom (Free Press) 180 Cities Worldwide Have Embraced BRT (Citiscope) How Will Property Owners in Chicago Be Compensated for Red […]

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In Chicago, Major Transit Overhaul Hinges on Transpo Bill Negotiations (Tribune) LaHood Sees Progress Made in VA Metro Talks, Might Be Only One (Hill) Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Dropped Slightly in April (Transpo Nation) But Overall Efficiency Increases Threaten Transpo Funding (Trans. Issues Daily) Bike Traffic on Par With Car Traffic on U.S. Highway 9W in […]

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President Obama Signs Two-Week Budget Extension to Avert Government Shutdown (The Hill) L.A. to Get 1,680 Miles of Bike Lanes, Anti-Harassment Law (Contra Costa Times) Florida Gov. Scott Fights Back Against HSR Lawsuit (Orlando Sentinel) Local Milwaukee Officials Oppose Gov. Walker’s Transit Cuts (Business Journal) Thanks to the World’s Oil Addiction, Gaddafi Doesn’t Have to […]