Today’s Headlines

  • Commuter Rail Could Return to Miami in 2014 (HuffPo)
  • Nashville Mayor: City Must Invest in Transit (Tennessean)
  • Can Millennials’ Multi-Modal Transpo Habits Translate to Stronger Advocacy? (Bike League)
  • Virginia Needs to Stop Building Bypasses and Start Improving Existing Streets (GGW)
  • Cincinnati Passenger Rail Gets Key Approvals (Progressive Railroading)
  • Denver’s Bike-Share Membership Mainly White (Transpo Nation)
  • Bike League Recognizes 71 Bike-Friendly Businesses, With Facebook Taking Gold
  • Study: Transportation in Silicon Valley Doesn’t Meet People’s Needs (Mercury News)

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LaHood’s Thoughts on the Future of American Transportation (Fast Lane) More Analysis of the “End of Car Culture” from NYT, Bike League, MarketWatch New Transpo Secretary Foxx Supportive But Vague on Bikes (Bike League) Class Divisions in Navigating the San Fran Transit Strike (Next City) So What’s STROADing? Pics Explain (Strong Towns) Bad Infrastructure –> Bad Biking […]

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GOP Platform Officially Adopts Agenda 21 Fearmongering (Atlantic Cities, NYT) The Practical Problem With Cars: They Take Up Space (GGW) Upcoming Bike League Webinar: How to Win Bike Funding Under MAP-21 Columbus, Mississippi Considers Public Transit (AP) How Distorted Subway Maps Affect Our Choices (Smithsonian) Houston Dives Into Car-Sharing (AutoblogGreen) Google Maps Adds Voice Directions […]

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Obama’s EPA Pick Has Smart Growth Roots (Atlantic Cities) Bike League Says Capitol Hill “Already Gets It” With Cycling …While Bike Portland Looks at How the Bike Industry Can Wield More Influence Raising the Gas Tax: Everybody’s Doing It (NRDC Switchboard) Does Modern-Day Urbanism = Trickle Down Economics? (Chicago Mag, Urbanophile) Transpo Funding: Maryland vs. Virginia (GGW) Baltimore Sun Calls Maryland […]

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Do City-Dwellers Really Have Shorter Commutes? (Next City) D.C. Metro Is Actually Undercrowded (Housing Complex) Bike League Looks at Rust Belt’s “Pedal-Powered Revival” Op-Ed: Twin Cities Should Raise Gas Tax, Favor Buses Over Light Rail (Pioneer Press) Bike-Share Company Faces New Problem in Minnesota (Atlantic Cities) Colorado Looks at High-Speed, Intercity Rail (Progressive Railroading) What Will Private Firms […]

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LaHood, Schock Disagree on High-Speed Rail (CBS Chicago) Full Speed Ahead for $1B “All Aboard Florida” (Miami Herald) Rahm Emanuel on Chicago Infrastructure (Bloomberg Business Week) Bikeplanner.org: Better than Google Maps? (GGW) Houston Metro Gets $188M for Light Rail (Houston Chronicle) D.C.-Area Express Lanes Will Create More Congestion (Transpo Nation) CA Auto Dealer Says “Yes, […]

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Detroit-to-Chicago Rail Gets Critical Boost (NWI) ProWalk/ProBike Founding Father Recalls How DC’s I-695 Disappeared (PPS) Farmers Need Appeasing on CA High-Speed Rail (AP) Private Firm Works Out “All Aboard Florida” Plans (Orlando Sentinel) Why It’s Smart to Build a Bike-Friendly Business District (Transpo Issues Daily) GA Sees No Consensus on Transpo Funding (OnlineAthens) Will WMATA […]