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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 […]

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Foxx Touts Hometown Charlotte as Model for Nation (Charlotte Observer) FRA Calls for Immediate Safety Measures for Metro-North (Bloomberg) How Did Metro-North Go From Model System to Target of Scrutiny? (Chicago Trib) Boston to Expand Late-Night Transit on Weekends (NYT, Next City) First Lawsuit in the Works for Cincinnati Streetcar Cancellation (Cincinnati Biz Journal) How Billionaire […]

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Talks Continue to Avert San Francisco Transit Strike (SF Chronicle) First Rail Laid for Cincinnati Streetcar (Cincinnati Biz Journal) Hoosier State Line Will Keep Chugging Under New Deal (AP) Amtrak Celebrates Ridership Record With Discount (The Hill) Webinar Today: How to Use Twitter for Bike/Ped Advocacy (Bike League/Alliance for Biking & Walking) Governor Supports Delay for Twin […]

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LaHood Urges Obama to Embrace Gas Tax Increase (HuffPo) Can the Water Bill Serve as Model for Highway Bill Compromise? (Bloomberg) Brookings: Has Suburbanization Doomed the War on Poverty? French Firm to Take Over Running Massachusetts Commuter Rail (Boston Globe) … And How the Transit Chief “Cracked Some Eggs” to Get There (Globe) Could Obamacare […]

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Biden and Foxx Tout 5-Year Anniversary of Federal Stimulus (ENews PF, AP) … And Lawmakers Reflect on Its Legacy With The Hill After Rough Four Years, NJ Transit Chief Resigns (NYT, Bloomberg) NTSB Recommends Cameras, Speed Signs for Metro-North (The Hill, AP) LaHood Joins Board of Electric Bus Company (Peoria Journal Star) Move MN Pushes Tax Increases […]

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Feds Sign Off on Maryland’s Purple Line (GGW) WaPo Column Warns Against Misguided Optimism on Rising Transit Ridership Numbers Walkability Trending in Texas (Texas Trib) NJ Mayors Join in Push for Light Rail Extension (RT&S) Central Tennessee to See Its First TOD (Nashville Post) Denver Breaks Ground on North Metro Commuter Rail (Denver Biz Journal) Cincinnati […]