Today’s Headlines

  • Maryland Cheers Plans for Light Rail Funding (AP)
  • Republican Lawmakers Threaten Amp BRT Money in Nashville (Tennessean)
  • Forbes Chats with Mike Bloomberg About Cities and Climate Change
  • Indiana Transit Advocates Hope for Compromise Legislation (Indianapolis Biz Journal)
  • How Can Cities Get Creative to Disincentivize Driving? (Atlantic Cities)
  • … And Is L.A. Actually Ready for That? (Politico Mag)
  • Portland “Bike Czar” to Head Streetcar Effort (Willamette Week)
  • Utah Bill Proposes Sales Tax for Transit (Deseret News)
  • Guardian UK Asks Two Big Questions About American Bike-Sharing

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Shuster’s Brought in a Lot of Campaign Cash as Transpo Chair (Politico) Brookings: Downtowns Weathered the Recession Better Than the Burbs (Next City) … But Job Sprawl Was High in Oklahoma City, Kansas City, Lee County, FL UN Report: Sustainable City Infrastructures Promote Economic Growth Twin Cities Transit Expansion = Jobs (Star Tribune) GGW on Why Portland’s […]

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No New Transpo Secretary Yet, But the Buzz Is Still All About Deborah Hersman (WaPo) Buy America Fight Returns to Congress (National Journal) Behind the Veil at U.S. DOT: A Tour for Bike Advocates (Bike Portland) Here’s an Idea: Rake in Transpo Revenues and Bankrupt Everything Else (Cyclelicio.us) With the Feds Out of the Picture, […]

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What U.S. Mayors Want to See From the Next President (CityLab) LA Times: Care About Climate Change? Vote for Transit Phoenix Held Up as Model for Successful Transit Tax (AZ Central) Investigations Show NJ Transit Short on Cash, Staff, and Safety Oversight (NJ Spotlight) Earl Blumenauer Entreats Portlanders to Bike to Ballot (The Hill) Where Dems and […]