Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Info For NYC, SLC, DC (TechCrunch, Cyclelicious)
  • Connecticut Well-Positioned to Use Fed Funds for Transit (MTR)
  • GGW Compares Density Patterns of Large U.S. Cities
  • Think Tank Calls for Gas Tax, Fare Increases to Fund Massachusetts Transpo (Boston Herald)
  • Bike Summit Attendee Brings Wisdom Back to Portsmouth, NH (Seacoast Online)

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Shuster Lays Out Agenda for Transpo Committee (Roll Call) NC Governor Picks Ex-County Schools Chief for Top Transpo Post (Charlotte Observer, Herald Sun) Amtrak Names New Chiefs for Business, Safety (The Hill) Deval Patrick Tones Down Talks on Gas Tax Hike as Polls Prove It’s Unpopular (AP, Statehouse News) “Big New Mass Transit Plans Are Cooking” […]

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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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March Was “Single Best Month Ever” in Amtrak’s History (USA Today, Transpo Nation) Massachusetts Transpo Tug-of-War Includes Gas Tax, T Funds (AP, Boston Globe) Tampa Preps for Bike Safety Summit Tomorrow (BayNews9) NJ Transit Users Happy With Service, Even Post-Sandy (WSJ, Patch) Twin Cities Could See Light Rail, BRT (MPR News) Gas Tax Hike Goes Nowhere in South […]

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L.A. Gets Ready to Pursue $1.1B Federal Grant for Subway Extension (Progressive Railroading) D.C. Metro CEO to Step Down in January (WaPo) GAO: More Transparency Needed With TIGER Grants (Transpo Topics) After Spike in Transit Worker Fatalities, NTSB Offers Recommendations (Roll Call) How Should Atlanta’s Beltline Project Grapple With Equity? (Creative Loafing Atlanta) Boosting Pennsylvania’s […]

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States Must Find Uses for $473M in Unspent Transpo Funds (Transpo Issues Daily) Gas Tax Hike Likely on the Table for 2013 (Barron’s) Pittsburgh Transit Union Offers Concessions to Avoid Cuts, Layoffs (Post-Gazette) LaHood Hopes for Detroit Streetcar Announcement Soon (Detroit News) As Generations Shift, Driving Decreases (Grist) Was There an Airplane Bias Behind CA […]

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DOT Will Redistribute Rejected High Speed Rail Funds (WaPo) Reluctant Senate GOP Leader McConnell Agrees to Earmark Ban (The Hill) Rahall Wants Top Dem Post on Transpo Committee to Help Coal Industry (WVNS) Houstonians Do Their “Patriotic Duty,” Vote Down Traffic Cameras (KUHF/Transpo Nation) Five Out of Six Experts Say Yes to a Gas Tax […]