Today’s Headlines

  • Two-Thirds of Americans Don’t Want a 20-Cent Gas Tax Hike (The Hill, Governing, CNN, Politico)
  • Three Ways This Round of TIGER Is Different (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • WaPo Suggests Five Hypotheses to Explain Why More Young People Are Going Car-Free
  • AAA: The Cost of Car Ownership Rises to $9,122 a Year (USA Today)
  • Europe Sells Two Bikes For Every Car (ePedalar)
  • Americans Bought As Many E-Bikes As E-Cars Last Year (Yale Environment 360)
  • 40 Percent of On-the-Job Deaths Due to Transportation Crashes (Not Freak Explosions) (Bloomberg)
  • Toronto Discusses How to Handle Bixi’s Debt Problem (Star)
  • Fort Worth Bike-Share Launches (Star-Telegram)
  • Madison Gets Creative With Trike-Share — Cargo Bikes By the Hour (B-Cycle)
  • Americans Believe Global Warming Is Real, They Just Don’t Really Care (WaPo)
  • Texas Instruments, Peace Corps, World Bank Named Bike-Friendly Businesses (Bike League)
  • Walking Can Help Stave Off Dementia, If You Don’t Get Hit By a Car First (Atlantic Cities)