Today’s Headlines

  • Obama’s EPA Pick Has Smart Growth Roots (Atlantic Cities)
  • Bike League Says Capitol Hill “Already Gets It” With Cycling
  • …While Bike Portland Looks at How the Bike Industry Can Wield More Influence
  • Raising the Gas Tax: Everybody’s Doing It (NRDC Switchboard)
  • Does Modern-Day Urbanism = Trickle Down Economics? (Chicago MagUrbanophile)
  • Transpo Funding: Maryland vs. Virginia (GGW)
  • Baltimore Sun Calls Maryland Solution “Better Than Expected”
  • Dallas and Forth Worth May Get Stronger Connections (Star-Telegram)
  • D.C. Considers Scrapping Parking Minimums (Transpo Nation)
  • How High-Speed Rail Could Help With Overnight Deliveries (Good)

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House Budget Locks in Sequestration, Senate Unveils Its Proposal Today (Transpo Issues Daily) This Could Be the Year For Major Tax Reform (and a Solution to the Transpo Fiscal Cliff?) (WaPo) What the Bike Summit Teaches Us About the State of the Movement (Bike Portland) How Bike Advocates Can Make MAP-21 Work For Them (Bike […]

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Norton Wants to Become Ranking Member of Highways and Transit Subcommittee (Transpo Issues) Vegas-California Rail Hits Setback in Loan Process (National Review, Las Vegas Review-Journal) D.C. Planning Office Backs Off on Ending Parking Minimums (GGW, WaPo) Minneapolis Activists Want to See Protected Bike Lanes (Twin Cities Daily Planet) Maryland Gets New Transpo Director (WaPo) Can Amtrak Get Better […]

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NYT Blasts Florida Florida Gov. Scott for “Thoughtless” Rejection of Rail Money In Michigan, Meanwhile, a Tea Party-Inspired Governor Happily Accepts Funds (Guardian) Though Mystified by Hipsters, Sec. LaHood Stands Up for Urban Cyclists (HuffPo) What it Means That the Feds Have Doled Out $2 Billion More in Rail Funds (Transport Politic) Busy Week in […]

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Mica: Amtrak Should Get Out of the Commuter Rail Biz (The Hill, Bloomberg) Boxer Pushes for MAP-21 Funding Levels in 2013 (The Hill) AJC Looks at Georgia’s Post-TSPLOST Options Is Maryland County Ready to Join D.C.’s Bike-Share? (Transpo Nation) Chicago Looks to Build Transpo Center Near Union Station (Sun Times) Will Millennials Stay Rooted to […]

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The Case for a Higher Gas Tax (NYT) Obama Loses “Trusted Quarterback” in LaHood (Politico) The Social Justice Agenda Includes Public Transportation (Boston Review) USDA Works to Weave Smart Growth Into Agriculture, Rural Development Freakonomics Podcast: How Do We Pay for Our Roads? Shuster Responds to “Fix It First” With a Call to Build Faster (Progressive […]

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APTA Boss Michael Melaniphy Resigns (Railway Age) San Diego Divided Over Sales Tax for Transpo (LA Times) Just-Launched Kansas City Streetcar Sparks Development (KMBC) Largest Bike-Share Operator in U.S. Now Making Bikes in Detroit (Fast Co.Exist) Delaware Bill Focuses on Transit-Friendly Communities (AP) Tacoma Light Rail Rides Will Be Free Until 2022 Extension (Progressive Railroading) Miami Herald: […]