Today’s Headlines

  • House and Senate Transpo Committees Take Shape (The Hill)
  • Mica: “Don’t Give Me This ‘Not Bipartisan’ Crap” (Politico)
  • Maryland Leaders Push for Gas Tax Hike, Because State Needs “Huge Infusion of Cash” (SunWaPo)
  • LaHood Touts Benefits of D.C. Silver Line (The Hill)
  • A Taste of Mass Transit Leads to Wanting More (Atlantic Cities)
  • About 40 Percent of American Transit Commuters Are White (Transpo Nation)
  • Minnesota Gets New Transit Chief With Bus Background (StarTribune, MPR)
  • Star-Ledger: NJ Transit Was Stupid With Sandy, But New Bus Program Is Smart
  • Court Decision Coming Soon for Honolulu Rail Lawsuit (Hawaii News Now)
  • Reno Activists Make Progress on Bikeable Streets (Shareable)
  • Houston Transportation Ranks Both High and Low With Sierra Club (Chron)

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Hartford BRT Debuts in Connecticut (Hartford Courant) Foxx, Shuster Work Together on Transpo Funding Quagmire (The Hill) DC Mayor Sticks With Streetcar, But There’s a Lot of Work Ahead (WaPo) St. Paul Lays Out Ambitious Plans for Biking (MPR News) Nashville’s Mayoral Hopefuls Take on Transit After Death of BRT (Tennessean) Boston’s Bike Director Departs for Seattle […]

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Atlanta Transit Chief Moves to Boston to Head the T (Boston.com) To Fund Transpo Projects, Wisconsin Looks at Mileage-Based Driving Fee (Journal Sentinel) Ohio Senator Touts Work on Bus Safety (The Hill) San Clemente Works on Landmark Bike/Ped Plan (OC Register) DIY “Crosswalk Vigilante” Strikes Pittsburgh Neighborhood (Post-Gazette) Uptown Houston Goes for $85.5M Transit Project […]

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Will Oil Drilling Revenue Idea Fracture the Harmony of Transpo Committees? (Politico) State of California vs. Everybody, Re: High-Speed Rail (Mercury News) ATU Asks Obama to Address Bus Driver Fatigue (The Hill) Gas Tax Hike Passes in New Hampshire House (Union Leader, Patch) T4America Looks at Maryland’s Approach to Transpo Funding Google Maps Improves Live Transit […]

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As Congress Dickers, States Brace for Loss of Transpo Funds (WaPo) Foxx Gets Credit for Helping Obama Develop Transportation Bill (The Hill)] Blumenauer Talks Gas Tax With WaPo Gabe Klein: Think Big Picture With Transit-Oriented Development (CityLab) New Seattle Transpo Chief Comes with Chicago, D.C. Experience (Crosscut) Conservative Group Questions Whether There IS a Funding Crisis […]

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Amtrak Resumes Some Northeast Service (AP, Reuters) New Jersey Transit Suspended Until Further Notice (AP, Transpo Nation) NYC Sees “Small Sign of Normalcy”: People Waiting at Bus Stops (AP, The Hill) LaHood “Quick Releases” $13M to New York and Rhode Island (Trucking Info) Philly Defends Transit Shutdown In Light of Mild Impact from Sandy (Inquirer) Transportation Issues […]

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LaHood Calls Transpo Bill “Highway Centric” (Transpo Nation) AFL-CIO Transpo Union Says Romney Needs Economics Lesson (The Hill) Mica: Atlanta Should Pass Transpo Tax If It Wants Fed Dollars (Saporta Report) The Weak Spots of MAP-21 (The Hill) Bullet Train Pumps $100M to San Diego’s Local Projects (North County Times) SFO Plans Bike-Share for Airport […]