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Sprawl Contributing to Houston’s Horrible Flooding Problems (ABC News) Transit Use Isn’t Surging; Driving Still Too Cheap (WaPo) Feds Find 229 Safety Defects During D.C. Metro Inspection (ABC News) Did Light Rail Between Minneapolis and St. Paul Spur $4.2 Billion in Investment? (Pioneer Press) Provo, Utah, Residents Trying to Block Bus Rapid Transit Project (Salt Lake […]

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Boston Opens First New T Station in 26 Years (Boston Herald) In Minneapolis, City Council Signs Off on Light Rail (StarTrib, Finance & Commerce) Las Vegas Rail Plans Have Been Through Fits and Starts (Review Journal) MD’s Purple Line Moves to Engineering as Opponents Sue Over “Tiny Species” (Progressive RR, WaPo) L.A.’s Infrastructure Reaches Breaking Point (NYT) […]

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Funding Can’t Meet Demand for “New Starts” Transit Projects (Transpo Issues Daily) Phoenix OKs Light Rail Extension (Arizona Republic) Advocates Envision Better Rail for Virginia (Pilot) Can California Take on High-Speed Rail Without Feds? (Atlantic Cities) Porcari Leaves No. 2 U.S. Transpo Post for Private Sector (Baltimore Sun, WaPo) NJ Transit Breaks Record With Thanksgiving Holiday Trips […]

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Maryland Wants Federal Support for Two Big Light Rail Projects (Baltimore Sun) Pennsylvania Senate Plan Would Raise Gas Tax, Driver Fees (AP) House Dems in Washington State Look at 10-Cent Gas Tax Hike (AP) In Wake of Boston, Transit Systems Beef Up Security: St. Louis, Jersey Mayor’s Budget in Philly Includes Bike-Share (Next City) Florida Signs $195M […]

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“Trains Make All That Possible”: Light Rail Transforms Cities, Guides Development (NPR) Forget Peak Oil. Have We Hit Peak Travel? (Miller-McCune) “Start Now, Figure Out How to Finish Later”: Obama’s High Speed Rail Strategy (Time) Shoupian Parking Principles, Market-Based Pricing Come to Seattle (Seattle Times) Dallas Desires Streetcar Grant Shelved by Fort Worth (Dallas Morning […]

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Transpo Issues Daily Breaks Down TIGER V Grant Winners O’Malley Partners with Private Interest for New Baltimore Rail (Next City) How Parking Garages Drive Up Rent (Grist) Amtrak May Budge on Roll-On Bike Service (Cyclelicious) Gateway Green Crowdfunding Off to Strong Start (Bike Portland) Cities Can Lead the Way on Climate Change (Sustainable Cities)