Today’s Headlines

  • Sandy’s Toll: $7 Billion for New York Area, $60M for Amtrak, $400M for NJ Transit, and More…
  • Major Shift From Single-Family Homes to Apartments Underway in U.S. Housing Market (NYT)
  • LaHood Defends Bullet Train in Face of Critics (LATThe Hill, Bloomberg)
  • House Committee Will Try to Introduce New Surface Transpo Bill in Early 2014 (Governing)
  • Fiscal Cliff Could Hurt Amtrak, New Starts, Among Other Transpo (Kansas City Star)
  • In San Diego, “Public Transit Is Having a Moment” (Voice of San Diego)
  • Which Global Cities Have the Best Infrastructure? (Global Post)
  • Light Rail Brings Apartment Boom in Charlotte, NC (Observer)
  • “Party Train” from L.A. to Vegas Hopes to Launch Next Year (Forbes)
  • Should Santa Cruz’s Highway 9 Be for Cyclists Only? (Cyclelicious)