Today’s Headlines

  • Lessons for the GOP From Bush’s Attempt to Privatize Amtrak (Bloomberg)
  • EPA Offers Assistance for Stuff Like Smart Growth, Bike Shares
  • Gov. Romney vs. Potential Prez Romney: Two Visions of Sustainable Growth (NRDC Action Fund)
  • The Top Five Transpo Issues of the Moment, According to Talking Transportation
  • Atlanta Transit Coalition Concerned Over Hiring Process for New Chief (CBS Atlanta)
  • Save the Date: “Mapping Out MAP-21” Conference at Rutgers (Mobilizing the Region)
  • Seattle Preps for “Largest Service Change in History” for Transit (MyNorthwest.com)
  • Tel Aviv Sees Bike Rental Frenzy on Yom Kippur (Haaretz)
  • How Will Virginians Get Around in 2040? (InsideNova)
  • CNET Tests Apple Maps vs. Google Maps on Transit Directions (Spoiler Alert: Google Wins)
  • Rail Fans Stake Out Tracks for Acela High-Speed Test Runs (TransNat)

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Obama, Romney Vie For the Fossil Fuel Vote, Say Nothing About Climate (Grist) If Obama Wins, LaHood Might Stay After All (Politico, Transport Topics) Next American City: Why Do the Debates Ignore Cities? FTA Issues First Guidance on MAP-21 (Examiner) Feds to Fund $1.6B Light-Rail Extension in Charlotte, NC (Observer) Rebuilding Place in the Urban […]

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LaHood Calls Transpo Bill “Highway Centric” (Transpo Nation) AFL-CIO Transpo Union Says Romney Needs Economics Lesson (The Hill) Mica: Atlanta Should Pass Transpo Tax If It Wants Fed Dollars (Saporta Report) The Weak Spots of MAP-21 (The Hill) Bullet Train Pumps $100M to San Diego’s Local Projects (North County Times) SFO Plans Bike-Share for Airport […]

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Highways Get $363 Million from DOT (Transpo Nation) Mica: Amtrak’s Gotta Stop Losing Money on Food & Drink (The Hill, Bloomberg) Aug 13 Webinar: What Can MAP-21 Do For Cycling and Walking? Why Are Bike Advocates Angry at Olympic Cyclist’s Call for Helmets? (Treehugger) Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin Blogs About T-SPLOST Defeat When Congestion […]

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NTSB Chair Emerges as Frontrunner for Transpo Secretary (CSM, The Hill) Creator of Dream High-Speed Rail Map Defends Vision (Guardian) EPA Report: How Smart Growth Can Apply to Low-Income, Minority, and Tribal Communities LaHood Bemoans State of Infrastructure With Diane Rehm (The Hill) Pittsburgh-Post Gazette Tries to Work Out the Costs of Corbett’s Plan Minneapolis […]

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Feds Announce Major Funding for Amtrak’s NJ-NY Gateway Project (CBS Local, Railway Age) NHTSA Issues Recommendations for Driverless Cars (The Hill) Can a Makeover Turn Around America’s Busiest Transit Center? (Good, Atlantic Cities) In California, High-Stakes Trial for High-Speed Rail (Mercury News) Study: Commuters Want Better Transit Tech (Wired) Montgomery County, MD, Gets New Planning […]

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With Shutdown Ridership Decline, D.C. Metro Shifts to Smaller Trains (WaPo, The Hill) Leinberger: It Looks Like Atlanta Sprawl Has Peaked (Atlantic Cities) Delays Persist for Twin Cities Light Rail, But There’s Support for TOD (MPR News, Finance & Commerce) It’s a Go for All Aboard Florida (Orlando Biz Journal, Orlando Sentinel) In Kolkata, India, […]