Today’s Headlines

  • California Farmers Settle in High-Speed Rail Case (Reuters), But More Delays Could Be Ahead (WaPo)
  • CDC: 47,000 Pedestrian Deaths Between 2001 and 2010 (Atlantic Cities)
  • Metro Detroit Tops Nation in Job Sprawl (MLiveYahoo)
  • Cost of Car Ownership Rose by 2 Percent Last Year (Next City)
  • In Minnesota, Lots of Debate Over How to Fund Transpo (Post Review)
  • Transit Advocates Rally in Pittsburgh (Post-Gazette)
  • Sound Transit Promotes Biking to Train/Bus Stops (Seattle Times)
  • Bike League Sets Challenge: 50,000 Cyclists Logging 20M Miles
  • Jeff Tumlin’s Tips on How Cities Can Make Their Transpo Systems More Sustainable (RPUS)

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Obama, Foxx, Newspapers Take Lawmakers to Task on Stopgap (Politico, The Hill) After Touting Intelligent Transpo, Obama to Unveil Infrastructure Plan Today (GovTech, The Hill) Driverless Cars See More Spotlight (Scientific American) Detroit Streetcar Supporters Predict Development Boom (Free Press) 180 Cities Worldwide Have Embraced BRT (Citiscope) How Will Property Owners in Chicago Be Compensated for Red […]

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Norton and Petri Introduce Obama’s GROW AMERICA Act in the House (The Hill) Foxx Says Bill Would Offer More Local Control (Fast Lane) FTA Urges Transit Agencies to Test Brakes After Chicago Crash (Tribune) DeFazio Explains His Per-Barrel Oil Fee Idea for Funding Transpo (Oregonian) Austin City Council Tacks Road Projects Onto “Urban Rail” Measure […]

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Sen. McConnell Says Bipartisan Transpo Plan Could Be Announced Tomorrow (Transport Topics) Issues Tangled Up in Transpo: Obamacare, Abortion, Planned Parenthood, Ex-Im Bank… (Nat Journal) 81 Transit Groups Prod Congress for More Bus Funding (The Hill) Call It a Car Crash, Not a Car “Accident” (Vox) Will Caltrans Make Good on Its Ambitious Bike Goals? (SF Gate) “Pope […]

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Up for Grabs: The Top Transpo Posts in Nation’s Three Largest Cities (LAT) Bike League Gives Thanks to Gabe Klein and Janette Sadik-Khan Biden, Foxx Pitch Infrastructure in Ohio Today (AP) St. Louis to Link Affordable Housing, Transit (Post-Dispatch) Federal Dollars Hard to Come by for Florida Transpo Projects (Orlando Sentinel) Rural Communities Like Lima, NY, […]

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Rep. Denham Vows to Keep Blocking California Bullet Train (The Hill) LaHood Heading to Detroit for Light-Rail Announcement  (Detroit Free Press, AP) In D.C., LaHood Says “Things Look Good” for Silver Line Loan (Transpo Nation) More Gas Tax Talk As States Grapple With Budget Woes: PA, MI, NH, WY… Kansas City to Vote Today on Moving Funds to Multi-Modal […]

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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 […]