Today’s Headlines

  • GOP Platform: Less Funds for Amtrak, More for Highways (The Hill)
  • The Takeaway Chats with Mica at RNC
  • PATH Unveils Shiny $66M New Command Center (Daily Record, Jersey Journal)
  • MassDOT U Course Offering: “How Can I Help You Today?” (Boston.com)
  • Look What They Did in the Netherlands: A “Floating” Bike Roundabout (Atlantic Cities)
  • Anaheim Plans for $127M Transit Hub (OC Register)
  • Fort Wayne Mayor Proposes Bike-Friendly Regs (WANE)

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