Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Gives GOP Another Chance to Reject His Infrastructure and Jobs Plan (AP)
  • Transit Openings and Construction Starts Slated for 2014 (Transport Politic)
  • When It Comes to Distracted Driving, Dialing Is the Most Dangerous (LAT)
  • The Fiscal Missteps That Earned One Florida County a $550M Maintenance Backlog (Gainesville Sun)
  • Stockholm Explores “Woman-Friendly” Snow-Plowing: City Streets, Not Highways (Grist)
  • Lubbock Developer Says Texas Tech-to-Downtown Monorail Plan Is Realistic (Avalanche-Journal)
  • The Silver Line and 9 Other Big DC Transpo Stories for 2014 (WaPo)
  • Tech Companies Co-Opt the Lingo of Urbanism But Are Suburban Through and Through (Gizmodo)
  • A Look Back at Mayor Menino’s Impact on Boston’s Urban Development (Globe)
  • Scientific Proof That Cars and Cities Just Don’t Mix (Planetizen)
  • Young Map Techies “Reinvent” Baltimore Transit (Patch)
  • The Planners Guide to Tactical Urbanism: Download It Here (Regina Urban Ecology)