Today’s Headlines

  • How Will Congress Respond to “Fix It First” Plan? (T4America)
  • … And How Serious Is Obama About It? (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Is Obama’s Infrastructure Plan Mission Impossible? (Daily Star)
  • Bill Fulton: Smart Growth Actually Makes Sense for Conservatives (CP&DR)
  • NYU Launches Institute Dedicated to Cities, Urban Issues (Next City)
  • Vermont Governor Defends Gas Tax (WCAX)
  • “Complete Streets” Bill Returns to Texas Senate (Houston Chron)
  • How to Get Density Right (NRDC Switchboard)
  • NJ Transit Expands Ticket Technology (Bloomberg)
  • China Designs Car-Free City (Web Urbanist)

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What Obama Said About Transportation in Yesterday’s Speech (Transpo Issues Daily) Reid Sets Thursday Deadline for Senate Transpo Bill (The Hill) Stanley Kurtz at the National Review Spouts Paranoia About Obama’s “Anti-Suburban Revolution” FTA’s Peter Rogoff Talks About His New Boss with Charlotte Biz Journal Bill Shuster on Obama’s Speech: “Continuously Recycling Old Ideas Offers Little Substance” Some […]

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First House, Now Senate: Another Transpo Spending Bill Sinks (Politico, Transpo Issues Daily) How McConnell Went Up Against Collins to Block the Bill (Politico, The Hill) NRDC‘s Deron Lovaas’ Seussian Take on the Failed House Bill: “Oh, the Places You Won’t Go” … But Boehner Thinks Votes Are There for September (The Hill) Foxx Talks About […]

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Anthony Foxx Highlights MAP-21’s Most Successful Program (Transpo Issues Daily) How the Senate and House Diverge on Transportation (Mobilizing the Region) Obama’s “Middle-Out” Theory Works on a City Level, Too (Next City) Former DOT Secretaries Give Advice to Foxx (The Hill) If Summers Leads the Fed, What Would That Mean for Urban Policy? (Next City) […]

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Check Out Transportation For America‘s Senate Bill Amendment Tracker Harry Reid Proposes Amendments to Senate Bill, Sets Up Next Cloture Vote (Politico) With Gas Tax Money Vanishing, Bills Mum on What Comes Next (HuffPo) Nat’l Employment Law Project’s Anastasia Christman: House Bill Bad for Jobs (Hill) Member of Commission to Replace SAFETEA-LU Weighs in on […]

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It’s Never Too Early: Preparing for the Next Federal Transpo Bill (Transpo Issues Daily) Gripes Arise Over Access to New AASHTO Guide (Planetizen) LaHood Criticizes “Dysfunctional” Dulles Rail Board (Examiner) GA Governor, Mayor at Odds on Revisiting Transpo Tax (AJC) “Transit Village” Concept Catches on in Jersey (NorthJersey.com) How Cities Evolve, in Satellite Time Lapse […]

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Pennsylvania Finally Passes Transpo Bill (Inquirer) Among Other Things, the Bill Raises PA Speed Limit to 70 on Some Roads (Tribune-Democrat) Will Washington State Get Its Transpo Bill Done? (Transpo Issues Daily) Bus-Only Lanes in Calgary Reduce Congestion for Everyone (Metro News) The Men Behind the Curtain of Penn Station’s Daily 1,200-Train “Ballet” (NJ.com) Central […]