Today’s Headlines

  • Under GOP Attack, Amtrak Ridership Hits Record High (AP)
  • Massachusetts Looks to Triple Non-Car Travel by 2030 (The Globe, The Republican)
  • Chicago Declares Busy Street “Greenest in America” (Sun-Times)
  • Bike Economy Reaches Critical Mass in Detroit (Model D)
  • DC: Don’t Get Too Excited for That Streetcar Yet (GGW, Housing Complex)
  • LaHood Highlights Public Transit in Rural South Dakota (AP)
  • Next American Vanguard: Raleigh, NC’s “Civic Instigator”
  • How Bike-Sharing Fits Into a Chaotic Mexico City (IPS)
  • Vancouver Successfully Stomps Down Transit Crimes (The Sun)
  • NJ Transit Employees Lose Free Rides (NorthJersey.com)
  • Concord, N.H. Cyclist Pushes for Bike-Friendly Main Street

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Maryland Wants Federal Support for Two Big Light Rail Projects (Baltimore Sun) Pennsylvania Senate Plan Would Raise Gas Tax, Driver Fees (AP) House Dems in Washington State Look at 10-Cent Gas Tax Hike (AP) In Wake of Boston, Transit Systems Beef Up Security: St. Louis, Jersey Mayor’s Budget in Philly Includes Bike-Share (Next City) Florida Signs $195M […]

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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) […]

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Foxx, GOP Senator Push for Bipartisanship on Transpo Funding (The Hill) Blumenthal: Hold Railroads Accountable for Not Meeting Safety Tech Deadline (NH Register) Christie Officially Pledges Against Gas Tax Hike for Jersey (NJ Spotlight) Insiders Offer Game Plan for Congress to Get Serious With Transpo Funding (Politico) Crowdfunding Can Be a Faster Path to Urban Projects Like […]

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Is 2015 Deadline Feasible for Automated Rail Safety System? (The Hill, LA Times) Star-Telegram: Federal Funds Could Be “Light at End of Tunnel” for TEX Rail California High-Speed Rail Agency to Appeal Court Ruling (Fresno Bee) Bike/Ped Infrastructure Gets Boost in Pittsburgh and Charleston (Tree Hugger) Dispute Over Boston Commuter Rail Deal Heads to Court (Boston […]

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Feds Set Post-Sandy Building Standards (TransNat) Will China Be Able to Help With California’s High-Speed Rail? (AP) Project 100: Zappos CEO Wants to See Fewer Cars in Vegas (Grist, Gigaom) Massachusetts Leaders Spar Over Transpo Funding (MassLive, Boston.com) Indy Mayor: “Time to Act” on Stalled Transit Expansion (Indy Star) Atlantic Cities Looks at Improvement Plans for Amtrak’s NE Corridor […]