Today’s Headlines

  • How Does Expanded TIFIA Change the Field for Local Transit Projects? (Next American City)
  • Tyson’s Corner Developers Could Fund $2B-Plus in Transpo Improvements (WaPo, Transpo Nation)
  • Atlantic Cities Looks at Bike-share Stations of the Future
  • Opposition to Congestion Pricing Has Different Flavor in South America (This Big City)
  • Advocates Continue Push for Tappan Zee Transit (Newsday)
  • Denver Planners Look at How to Reverse the Harm of I-70 (Planetizen)
  • Starkville, Mississippi to Develop Free “SMART” Bus (AP)
  • Rob Ford Gets His Bike Lane Removal, But Toronto Will Soon Be Adding Better Bike Lanes (Treehugger)
  • A Midwesterner Becomes “Reluctant and Grumpy” Driver After Time in Boston (Star Tribune)

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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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House GOP Rep Says Long-Term Transpo Funding Is Priority (The Hill) People for Bikes Reaches 1 Million Petition Signatures (Bike Portland) How Have Young People’s Commuting Habits Changed Since 1980? (Next City) Atlanta Streetcar Won’t Open This Weekend as Planned (Atlanta Biz Journal) Tulsa Wants New Passenger Rail to Reach Downtown (Newson6) Apple Works on […]

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Any Path Toward North American Energy Independence Depends on “Extreme Energy” (Grist) VA, IA Governors Plan to Raise Transportation Revenue at the Expense of Schools, Police (CTJ) An Argument For the Prop 1 Sales Tax Hike for Transit in Pierce County, WA (Bellingham Herald) How Can a Community Solve Its “Last Mile” Problem Outside Park-n-Ride […]

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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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DOT to Unveil $478B Transpo Funding Proposal Today (Detroit News) “CTFastrak” Bus Makes First Run in Hartford (AP, Fast Lane) In Cities, Transit Entrepreneurs Are Jumping Ahead of the Government (National Journal) Georgia House Passes Bill to Spur Development Around Atlanta Beltline (AJC) Seattle Times: Ed Murray Shaping Up to Be “The Bike Mayor” Portland’s Orange Line Under Budget, On […]

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Transpo Advocates, Toll Opponents Praise Proposed Gas Tax Hike (The Hill) Detroit Light Rail Will Proceed, Despite Funding Gap (Detroit News) America’s New Oil Crisis: Crashing Trains (Politico) Fast Lane Looks Back at 100 Years of American Bus Travel So Which Is It: Is Atlanta “Dangerous by Design” or Easily Walkable? (Decaturish) Texas Looks to Emulate Japan […]