Today’s Headlines

  • “Railroad Geek” VP Touts Amtrak in Philly (AP, Philly.com)
  • Shuster, LaHood and Warner Opine on Transpo Funding (The Hill)
  • Across the Country, Non-Rush Hour Transit Rides Are on the Rise (Atlantic Cities)
  • … But What Are the Barriers to All-Day Service? (Atlantic Cities)
  • SunRail Line Draws Development in Orlando (Orlando Sentinel)
  • How “Complete Streets” Upends the Social Order of Roads (GGW)
  • Plans Evolve for New Orleans-to-Baton Rouge Train (Times-Picayune)
  • Why Is Miami’s Transit Tax Getting Spent on Highways? (Move Miami Dade)
  • Conservation Districts Can Help With Smart Growth (Streets MN)
  • Plain Dealer: Safety Is Key for Spreading Bikeways in Cleveland

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Researchers Introduce International Transit-Oriented Development Scorecard (Trust.org) Work on DC’s Silver Line Nearly Complete (WaPo) Honolulu Updates Feds on High-Speed Rail Project (Pacific Biz News) Thousands in Utah Took Advantage of Free Transit Passes (AP) Texas Could Face Same Obstacles as California on High-Speed Rail (CAHSR Blog) Atlantic Cities Finds Link Between Sprawl and Republicanism […]

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Up for Grabs: The Top Transpo Posts in Nation’s Three Largest Cities (LAT) Bike League Gives Thanks to Gabe Klein and Janette Sadik-Khan Biden, Foxx Pitch Infrastructure in Ohio Today (AP) St. Louis to Link Affordable Housing, Transit (Post-Dispatch) Federal Dollars Hard to Come by for Florida Transpo Projects (Orlando Sentinel) Rural Communities Like Lima, NY, […]

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With Shutdown Ridership Decline, D.C. Metro Shifts to Smaller Trains (WaPo, The Hill) Leinberger: It Looks Like Atlanta Sprawl Has Peaked (Atlantic Cities) Delays Persist for Twin Cities Light Rail, But There’s Support for TOD (MPR News, Finance & Commerce) It’s a Go for All Aboard Florida (Orlando Biz Journal, Orlando Sentinel) In Kolkata, India, […]

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Michigan OKs $10M Loan for Detroit Streetcar (MLive) Denver’s New Transit Hub Offers Test Case for Two Federal Loan Programs (WSJ) World Bank: China Needs to Increase Density, Not Expand Sprawl (Financial Times) Clock Ticking for Governor’s Stamp on Indy Transit Bill (Indy Star) Meet the Woman in Charge of Salt Lake City Transportation (Atlantic […]

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Obstacles Already Cropping Up in Path of Seattle Bike-Share (Seattle Times) OpenPlans Fills Void Apple Left By Removing Transit Directions (SmartPlanner) What Makes a Workplace Bicycle Incentive Successful? (Sustainable Business Oregon) Express-News: Transpo Bill Doesn’t Address Infrastructure Needs on the Border The Rest of Latin America Finally Catches Up to Bogotá on Bikeability (WSJ) A Clear-Eyed Look […]

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The Hill Asks: Is It LaHood’s Last Week? MA Wants to Spend Half as Much on Bike/Ped as the Feds Do For the Whole Country (Boston Herald) Lawmaker Wants to Cut Transit Tax Benefit to “Pay For” Sandy Aid (GovExec) Support Is High For Public Spending on Transit (The Hill) Will Congress Throw Bicycling Off the […]