Today’s Headlines

  • Shuster Seeks to Head Transpo Committee, Even If Mica Wants to Stick Around (Hill, Nat’l Journal)
  • Whoever It Is, the Next Chair Faces Transpo Funding Quandary (Bloomberg)
  • Center for Transportation Excellence Offers Rundown of Transpo Ballot Measures
  • Transit Advocates Claim 70 Percent Success Rate on Election Day (Hill)
  • The Shifting Transportation Needs of Baby Boomers (AP)
  • Transportation Systems Face Big Costs to Beef Up Severe-Weather Defenses (Reuters)
  • Virginia Could Move to Performance-Based Transit Funding (Daily Press)
  • How an Exurban Office Park Nurtures a “Culture of Public Transit” (Atlantic Cities)
  • Some Want Connecticut’s Transpo Boss to Make Better Sell for Bus-Only Corridor (AP)
  • Barcelona Could Raise Bike-Share Fees by 116 Percent (TreeHugger)

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More on Obama’s Call For Infrastructure Investment (NYT, Transpo Nation, WSJ) Top Dems Miffed By Anti-Earmark Rhetoric (The Hill, Politico) White House Readies Transpo Plan Rollout for Mid-February (AP) Can Rep. Mica Thread the Transportation Funding Needle? (WSJ) Scarce Mention of Climate in SOTU (The Hill, Time) Meanwhile, Climate “Czar” Browner Will Step Down (LAT, […]

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California DOT: More Roads Lead to More Traffic (CityLab) Roadbuilders, Unions, Transit Advocates Want Fewer Funding Gimmicks in Transpo Bill (The Hill) City Observatory Explains the House’s Bizarre Transportation Funding Stop Gap WFST Tampa Bay: “Parking Shortage” Downtown Tampa Could Be “Damper on Future Growth” Mexico City Cyclists Fighting for Safer Conditions (The Guardian) Here Are […]

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Late-Night House Debate Weighed Slashing Transit, Amtrak, TIGER Funding (T4America) Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights Urges Lawmakers to Oppose Transpo Budget Senate Dems Want to Force GOP’s Hand on Long-Term Transpo Funding Measure (Politico) Mayors Say Transit Is the Future, Congress Isn’t Buying It (Roll Call) NY Sen. Gillibrand Pushes to Let States Use […]

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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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New T4A Report Ranks Deficient Bridges by Metro Areas (Transportation for America) Maryland Mayors Want 15 Cent Increase in Gas Tax (Baltimore Sun) Vote Today on Republican Amendment Preventing Transpo Funding for ‘Beautification’ (Hill) Three Infrastructure Funding Ideas With Bipartisan Support (WaPo) Carmakers vs. People Who Ride Bikes, an ‘Existential Dilemma’? (Infrastructurist) U.S. Government Working […]

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Sao Paulo Transit Workers Go on Strike a Week Before World Cup (SI Wire) Senate Finance Committee Plans to Pass Transpo Funding Plan By July 4… (BNA) … While Tussling Over Tax Reform (The Hill) Senate Transpo Budget Includes Amendment to Suspend Rule on Truckers’ Sleep (Overdrive) WaPo: Congress at a Low Point With Transportation […]