Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Cites Progress on Detroit Transit Authority (Detroit News, Free Press)
  • Feds to Host Meeting on Rail Future for NE Corridor (AP)
  • Bike Lanes Are Better When Separated, and Most Any Barrier Will Do (Atlantic Cities)
  • Buffalo, NY Could See Smarter Growth (AP)
  • Augusta Warned on Contingencies for Sales Tax Projects (Augusta Chronicle)
  • Portland City Council Considers Map for 20 MPH Streets (Bike Portland)
  • Bikestorming.org Pushes “51 Percent By 2030” (Treehugger)
  • Advocates in Walker, Michigan Fight to Stay on “The Rapid” Bus Line (MLive)

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Foxx Sworn in as 17th DOT Secretary (AP, WaPo) There’s a Limit to Amtrak’s Rule-Making Power (The Hill, Journal of Commerce) Eight States Hiked Their Gas Tax This Week (CNN Money) Why BRT May Be the Answer for Cities (Planetizen) What Explains Portland’s 2002-2008 Biking Boom? (Bike Portland) In Detroit, Some Worry About Losing Their Neighborhood […]

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The White House Has Issues With the House Transpo Funding Bill (Transpo Issues Daily) Senate Version Spends $10B More (AP) … and Splits GOP (The Hill) With Dire Funding Forecast, Lawmakers Debate Gas Tax Hike (The Hill) Anthony Foxx Attends to Transpo Needs in Connecticut, Minnesota (Better Roads) And Tomorrow, Foxx Will Make His First […]

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Congress Didn’t Act, So Commuters Lose Transit Tax Benefits (Atlantic Cities, Time) Virginia Pilot: Rail Improves Cities Central Florida Takes Walking and Cycling Counts for First Time (Orlando Sentinel) Detroit Goes More Bike-Friendly for 2014 (AP) And Baton Rouge Makes Smart Growth Resolution (WWNO) In Missouri, Push for Transpo Sales Tax Continues (St. Louis Public Radio) […]

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U.S. DOT Gets 568 TIGER Applications Why Is That a Little Less Than Usual? (Transpo Issues Daily) Warner Steps in to Replace Lautenberg on Transpo Subcomittee (Daily Press, Land Line) ATU Calls for Permanent Commuter Transit Tax Benefits (The Hill) Smart Growth Expert, Former Mayor to Head San Diego Planning (NBC San Diego) Dick Durbin Wants […]

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Mica Claims Transpo Bill Biggest Reform Since Eisenhower (Politico) LaHood Pushes to Help Detroit Transit (HuffPo) Lanes Before Trains Mantra Continues in Jersey (NJ.com) Denmark’s First Cycle Superhighway (NYT) Merkley Drives 300 Miles in Oregon “Without a Drop of Gasoline” (The Hill) Webinar Tomorrow: “The 101 on MAP-21” Lobbying for Freight Bikes in Europe (EurActiv, […]

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Tennessee Creates Fund for Transit, Biking, Pedestrian Projects (AP) … While Urban Land Institute Assesses Nashville (Tennessean) Report: Transit Use Up, Driving Down in Twin Cities (Star Tribune) Connecticut Economy Suffered During Recent Metro-North Disruption (AP) Boston Globe: Next T Contractor Needs to Increase Ridership Austin Rail Aims to Connect City’s Growth Centers (Community Impact) […]