Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Authority Cleared for $49M Bailout in State Senate (Globe)
  • LaHood “Likes” Detroit’s M1 Light Rail, But No Federal Cash for the Project (DFP)
  • Better News for Projects in Sacto (BizJ), Rochester (D&C), Ft. Lauderdale (BrowardNet)
  • Rhetorical Question: Why Not Build Intelligent Infrastructure? (Reuters)

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Mayors Team Up to Press Congress for Action on Transpo Bill (Mass Live) Uncertainty on Bill Already Threatening Projects (The Hill) Illinois Lawmakers Want Full Funding for Rail, Transit (Chicago Sun-Times) GGW: Can the DC Metro System Restore the Public’s Trust? Gov Malloy’s TOD Bill in Connecticut Will Get Retooled (WNPR) In Philly, Transpo Issues Play Undeniable Role […]

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Foxx Touts Environmental Benefits of Obama’s Transpo Bill (Fast Lane) Mobilizing the Region Breaks it Down: MAP-21 vs. GROW AMERICA Senate Panel’s THUD Bill Sets Up Clash With House (The Hill) Congressmen in Chicago Attack Transit Discrimination in Federal Tax Code (Crain’s) DOT Gives Out $123.5M for Passenger Ferry Projects (Marine Log) Study: Who Attempts to Drive […]

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The Week Ahead: Transpo Bill Comes to a Crunch (Hill) National Bike Summit Mobilizes Hundreds to Save Cycling (BikeLeague) Secretary LaHood, NJ Senators Push Senate Bill As-Is (HuffPo) Repubs Want the Federal Gov’t Out of the Transportation Business (Politico) Boehner Weighs Whether to Take Up Senate Transpo Bill (NOLA.com) Transpo Bill: Dedicated Funding Increase Needed […]

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Obama’s Transportation Budget  as “Ambitious as It Is Unachievable” (Politico) Shuster: Transpo Budget Lacks Funding Source (The Hill) Smart Growth America Looks at How Budget Would Affect Urban Areas (Atlantic Cities) New Detroit Transit Authority Gets Busy (Free Press) Massachusetts Senate to Meet Saturday to Work on Transpo Funding (Boston.com) Funding in Question for Pittsburgh-Philly-NYC Train […]

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What Obama Said About Transportation in Yesterday’s Speech (Transpo Issues Daily) Reid Sets Thursday Deadline for Senate Transpo Bill (The Hill) Stanley Kurtz at the National Review Spouts Paranoia About Obama’s “Anti-Suburban Revolution” FTA’s Peter Rogoff Talks About His New Boss with Charlotte Biz Journal Bill Shuster on Obama’s Speech: “Continuously Recycling Old Ideas Offers Little Substance” Some […]

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Obama Pledges Action on Climate Change in State of the Union (Grist) Shuster to Speak at “Let’s Rebuild America” Summit Today (The Hill) Outgoing LaHood Praises Obama’s Attention to Passenger Rail (Politico) Why LaHood Turned Out to Be the Right Pick After All (Reuters) Members Confirmed for Senate Transportation Subcommittee (Transpo Issues Daily) Mica Aims […]