Today’s Headlines

  • House to Hold Hearing on Self-Driving Cars Next Week (The Hill)
  • Rob Kirby, Head of Transpo Planning for DC-Area COG, Murdered (WaPo)
  • NJ Transit Board Chair: Let’s Make Penn Station Less Stressful (NJ.com)
  • Charlotte Plans Another Go at Streetcar Funds (Charlotte Observer)
  • Chris Leinberger: New Development Patterns Needed for 21st-Century Economy (Sac Bee)
  • Cincinnati Residents Fight Back on Streetcar (City Beat)
  • Nashville Mayor Pushes for State-Supported BRT (Nashville Biz Journal)
  • Dr. Gridlock: Virginia Doesn’t Get Enough Cred for Transit Actions (WaPo)
  • How Can Houston Increase Bus Ridership? (Next City)
  • According to Detroit News, Officials Will Need to Work Hard to Sell Transit
  • Boston to Unveil Country’s First Bike Helmet Vending Machines (Reuters)
  • On the Spatial Footprint of Parking, Politifact Gets It Wrong (Planetizen)

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It’s a Record-Breaking Year for Transpo Ballot Measures (San Gabriel Valley Trib) Twin Cities’ Green Line Is Raising Housing Costs for Poor Residents (Pioneer Press) Senior NJ Transit Officials Miss Safety Hearing (AP) How Will the U.S. Handle Urban Population Growth? (WaPo) Maryland Gov Hogan Touts Purple Line as a Cure for Metro (AP) Should Biking on Downtown […]

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Highway Trust Fund Set to Go Broke This Month (The Hill) WaPo: House Bill Would Be a Blow for DC Metro How Nashville Can Learn From Salt Lake City’s “Unified Front” on Transit (Tennessean) As SunRail Turns 1, Florida Riders Rate the System (Orlando Sentinel) Virginia Beach Light Rail Vote Far From a Done Deal (Pilot) […]

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Foxx Tours Atlanta Beltline, Streetcar Projects (AJC, The Hill) DC’s Silver Line Endures More Setbacks (WaPo) Appeals Court Clears Way for Trial on California High-Speed Rail (Fresno Bee) Will Nashville BRT Survive the Tennessee Legislative Session? (Nashville Public Radio) Minneapolis Ranks High for Biking and Walking (StarTrib) Philly Commuters Save Up to $12,000 a Year By Using Transit (Mercury […]

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Decades-Old Transportation Priorities Still Shape Dallas Metro (Next City) Foxx Promoted Walk to School Day in Hometown Charlotte (WCNC) Survey Ranks Seattle, Boston Tops for Pedestrian-Safety, Detroit Lowest (Boston Globe, Metro Times) In Arkansas, Shuster Talks Highway Trust Fund Options (Arkansas News) The Major Challenges in Shifting Away From Car-Oriented Cities (CityLab) Report: Atlanta Development Clustering Around Transit (Atlanta Biz […]

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In Bay Area, Ford Buys Shuttle Startup, Gets Into Bike-Share (SF Gate) GGW: With Cuts, DC Metro Could Have Most Limited Hours of Any Large U.S. System U.S. DOT’s Largest Loan Ever Goes to Amtrak Upgrades (WaPo) Four Cities Get Foundation Support to “Reimagine the Civic Commons” (Next City) Cincinnati Streetcar Debuted With Free Rides This Weekend (WLWT) […]

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Dallas-Houston Rail Tough Sell for Rural Communities (Texas Trib) With Streetcar Off the Table, What’s Next for Arlington’s Columbia Pike? (WaPo, GGW) Post-Fallout, Uber Brings in Top Privacy Lawyers (The Hill) Boston Globe Gives New Governor Advice on Transportation How Can Twin Cities Do Better With TOD? (TC Daily Planet) Debut of DC’s New Metro Cars Could Be Delayed […]