Today’s Headlines

  • First $390M Released in Sandy Aid for Transpo Systems (WSJ)
  • …But Sequester Means Less Money for Transit Recovery (Transpo Nation)
  • NH House Votes for Gas Tax Increase (APPatch), as Texas Weighs Sales Tax for Transpo (Tribune)
  • From the Bike Summit: “Bikes Mean Business” (Bike Portland)
  • Berkeley Study: Why People Give Up on Public Transit (Forbes)
  • Streetcar Tracks Laid in Atlanta (AJC)
  • Planetizen Pokes Holes in the Urban Mobility Report
  • The U.S. Model for Fare-Free Transit: Chapel Hill, NC (Atlantic Cities)
  • Oregon Considers Registration Fee for Bikes (KVAL)

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No New Transpo Secretary Yet, But the Buzz Is Still All About Deborah Hersman (WaPo) Buy America Fight Returns to Congress (National Journal) Behind the Veil at U.S. DOT: A Tour for Bike Advocates (Bike Portland) Here’s an Idea: Rake in Transpo Revenues and Bankrupt Everything Else (Cyclelicio.us) With the Feds Out of the Picture, […]

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LaHood: Transit’s Breaking Records, But There’s “More Work to Do” (Transpo Issues Daily) With White House Ambitions, O’Malley Takes Gamble With Gas Tax (BuzzFeed) WaPo: Time to Stop Tinkering With Virginia Transpo Bill NJ Transit Will Be Just About Back to Pre-Sandy Service By March 24 (Asbury Park Press) Despite Records, Some Transit Systems See […]

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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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McDonnell Wants to Ditch Gas Tax for Higher Sales Tax in Virginia (WaPo, WAMU) WaPo Editorial Calls This Transpo Plan “Bold and Paltry” Grist Makes Predictions on Obama’s “Green Team,” Including Villaraigosa Former Mass Transpo Chief: Tax Parking to Fund Bike/Ped/Transit Projects (Governing) How to Make Transit as Fun as Driving (NRDC Switchboard) Harvard Profs: […]

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Bill Shuster Takes on the Tea Party (Politico) China Seems to Be Repeating U.S. Mistakes with Sprawl (Bloomberg, Grist) Massachusetts Focuses on Transit, Biking, Walking Under “GreenDOT” (Progressive Railroading) Chicago Bike-Share to Have Most Stations in the U.S. (HuffPo) Election Results Could Affect Transpo in New Haven, Stamford (Mobilizing the Region) Minnesota Transpo Advocates Push for […]

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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) […]