Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood: Opponents of High-Speed Rail on Wrong Side of History (Philly Inquirer)
  • Seattle-Area Agencies Could Lose Millions Through MAP-21 (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • ATU Prez Laments Missed Opportunities With Mass Transit Jobs (HuffPo)
  • Salt Lake City Tops Country in Transit Connections to Jobs; Dallas Ranks Low
  • DOT Rep Tries to Clear Up Confusion on Georgia Transpo Tax (Newton Citizen)
  • Jersey Transit Avoids Fares Hikes; Advocates Push for NE Corridor Funds (Daily Record)
  • Bike-Sharing Debuts in Charlotte, N.C. (Charlotte Observer)
  • Can Co-Housing Communities Become a Better Model for Sustainability? (Grist)

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Chicago Tribune: Hey, Congress, Don’t Favor Cars Over Transit With Double the Budget, Philly’s SEPTA Has Grand Plans (Inquirer) Cincinnati’s Streetcar Victory Took a Decade to Achieve (Urban Cincy) Shuster Pledges to Work With Startups on Transpo Tech (1776) Charlotte Station WSCO Looks at Foxx’s Rise From Mayor to U.S. Transpo Chief Report: Milwaukee Needs Better Transit […]

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NRDC’s Deron Lovaas Sees Congress’s Reputation at Stake Over Transpo Bill Award-Winning Journalist Puts Safe Routes to School on National Stage (LAB) Gas Tax Must Rise to Keep Pace With Fuel Efficiency Standards for U.S. Cars (Daily Tech) Millions in Gas Tax Revenue Sent to Wrong Jurisdictions in Virginia (Examiner) Lack of Transit Is Bad […]

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Pennsylvania Finally Passes Transpo Bill (Inquirer) Among Other Things, the Bill Raises PA Speed Limit to 70 on Some Roads (Tribune-Democrat) Will Washington State Get Its Transpo Bill Done? (Transpo Issues Daily) Bus-Only Lanes in Calgary Reduce Congestion for Everyone (Metro News) The Men Behind the Curtain of Penn Station’s Daily 1,200-Train “Ballet” (NJ.com) Central […]

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Congress Crunches Numbers on Transpo Funding (Politico) LaHood Announces $12.5M for Transit in Parks (eNews Park Forest) Oregon Adviser to Head Washington State Transpo (Seattle Times, Seattle PI) More Transpo Secretary Speculation: AZ Rep. Ed Pastor? (AZCentral.com) D.C. Mayor Sets Out Ambitious Sustainability Plan (WaPo) New Hampshire: Some Want Gas Tax (NHPR), Some Want Gambling Tax […]

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Dems and Reps on the House T&I Committee, Dems and Reps on Senate EPW (Trans. Issues Daily) Infographic: Bike League Explains How Active Transpo Funding Works Under MAP-21 Aide Says 88-Year-Old Sen. Frank Lautenberg Could Still Run For Re-Election (The Hill) Happy Anniversary to One of the Nation’s Least Successful Transit Systems (Yahoo News) Richard Layman Deconstructs How DC Became a Great City (Hint: It’s […]

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What Does the Senate Have in Mind for Transit This Year? (Transpo Issues Daily) NY/NJ Port Authority Gets $200M From Feds for Sandy Repair (CNN) California Gas Tax Hike to Kick in This Summer (AP) “Density” Won’t Get the Job Done as Well as “Walkability” (NRDC Switchboard) Why Does Clean Technica Question the Mileage Tax? […]