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U.S. DOT’s new "TIGER II" grant program is encouraging Texas state DOT officials to hope the second time is a charm when it comes to funding a fix for an aging rail intersection … (Star-Telegram) … and Washington D.C. city officials to hope for new bike-share funding … (DC Biz Jrnl) … and northwestern Tennessee […]

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NC Legislature’s Revised Light Rail Spending Bill Still Bad for Durham-Orange Rail (Go Triangle) Dallas-to-Fort Worth Commuter Rail Looks Like a Go (Star-Telegram) Will Congress’s THUD Bill Hurt Albuquerque BRT? (KOB4) Uber’s New App Will Begin Tracking Driver Behavior (WSJ) D.C. Council Postpones Vote to Help Injured Cyclists and Pedestrians (GGW) Los Angeles Neighborhood Vigilantes Take on […]

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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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Transportation for America Chooses Favorite TIGER Projects An Urbanist’s Review of Pro-Walk Pro-Bike and Its Host City (Community Architect) Pro-Walk Pro-Bike Leaves Behind a Two-Way Cycletrack (Post-Gazette) Maryland Ballot Measure Would Prevent Raiding of Transportation Fund (Herald-Mail) Texas Has $54 Billion in Road Debt and Wants Permission to Spend More (Star-Telegram) Charlotte Finds Streetcar Operational Costs […]

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Lawsuit Filed Against MD’s Purple Line, But Town of Chevy Chase Holds Back (Bethesda Now, WaPo) Texas High-Speed Rail Plans Get More Ambitious (Star-Telegram) Can Math Solve Bike-share’s Rebalancing Problem? (City Lab) Honolulu Anticipates Development Boom with New Rail (Hawaii News Now) FTA Gives New Guidance on Joint Development Projects (Progressive Railroading) Denver Serves as […]

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Senate Falls One Vote Short of Approving Keystone Pipeline (McClatchy) Arlington, VA, Board Buries Streetcar Projects (WaPo, Inside Nova) League of American Bicyclists Names Bike-Friendly Communities in All 50 States (Bicycle Retailer) FRA Head: Texas Offers “Ideal Market” for High-Speed Rail (Star-Telegram) How Can Transit Transform Metro Detroit? (Detroit News, M Live) Wisconsin DOT Plan Explores VMT Fees, […]