Today’s Headlines

  • East Coast Transit Agencies on Alert After Boston Explosions (Daily Record, The Hill x2)
  • NYC Citi Bike Starts Enrolling Members (Streetsblog NYC)
  • Cobb County Officials Struggle to Bring Transit Back From the Brink (AJC)
  • Washington Gov. Wants to “Right-Size” Transportation Projects (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Nonprofit Wants to Put Climate Change Warning Labels on Gas Pump Nozzles (Good)
  • Building a Taller and Heavier Parking Garage In Order to Repurpose It (Housing Complex)
  • Small Transit Problems Can Create a Big Barrier to People With Disabilities (WSJ)
  • Sprawl Reduces Opportunities For Human Contact (Phys.Org)
  • Getting Moms — of All Incomes — On Bikes (Bike League)

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Week Three of Transportation Conference (The Hill) Chamber: Congress Is “Afraid to Face the Issue of Where We Get the Revenue” (CSMonitor) NACTO Wants Transit Operating Flexibility, Local Control, and What’s Left of TE (Trans Issues Daily) Every Cyclist Counts Has Plenty of Data to Intrigue, Depress (Bike League) Form-Based Code: The Sine Qua Non […]

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Transit Union Wants Pols to See Fare Increases as New Taxes (National Journal) Why Cities Should Dismantle Urban Roadways (ThinkProgress) Record Year of Disasters Leaves Funding Short to Rebuild Roads (Stateline) Infographic Demonstrates T4A’s “There Are More Broken Bridges Than Golden Arches” (TransportGooru) Michigan DOT Moves Forward With Plans for Detroit-Chicago HSR (WZZM) Will NYC […]

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Report Recommends BRT For NYC As Hedge Against Future Storms (Transpo Nation) LA Targets Infrastructure Repair With New Property Tax Measure (LAT) How DC Came to Be the Undisputed King of U.S. Bike-Sharing (Slate) DC Wants It All: Transit, Bikes, Traffic Management and Road Widening (WaPo) More Noise Pollution, Please: How to Save Pedestrians From […]

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New York Studies Possibility of Higher-Speed Rail Between NYC and Niagara Falls (AP) Gov. Rick Scott’s Election-Year Gift to Tampa Area: A $131m Elevated Expressway (Tampa Bay Times) Bixi’s Financial Straits Don’t Seem to Be Impacting U.S. Bike-Share (Gas2) No Snowjam During Atlanta’s Second Snowstorm, So Who Needs Rail? (Marietta Daily Journal) Peer-to-Peer Bike-Share Takes Off […]

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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 […]