Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Committee Restores Tax Break for Transit Commuters (The Hill, Gov Exec)
  • Providence, RI, Keeps Trying for Streetcar (Railway Age)
  • Bike-Share to Hit Seattle This Summer (Seattle Times)
  • Latin America’s Urbanization Needs Innovative Thinking (UK Guardian)
  • With New Transpo Funds in Hand, Pennsylvania Finalizes Projects (AP)
  • After 43 Years, Amtrak Returns to St. Paul’s Union Depot (Prairie Biz Mag)
  • Transpo Official: Dallas Highway Removal Plan Should Be More Inclusive (Dallas Morning News)
  • Smart Growth for Conservatives Looks at Hidden Subsidies for Sprawl
  • Miami Beach Light Rail Could Cost $532M (Miami Herald)
  • TOD Projects to Get Boost in Phoenix (AZBEX)
  • Fairfax City, VA, Turns Tide With Smart Growth (GGW)

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Senate Dem Bill Nelson Presses Chao For Stance on Trump’s Muslim Ban (The Hill) Politico Survey Reveals U.S. Mayors’ Concerns About Trump Next City on How Federal Transit Funding Could Change Seattle Reassesses Transit Protocol After Trains Jammed With Protesters Skipped Airport (Seattle Times) Will Dallas Ignore Call to Tear Down I-345? (D Mag) DC Metro Identifies Money That […]

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House Republicans Propose Eight-Month, $10.5B Transportation Funding Boost (The Hill, Bloomberg) States Vary in Their Approach to Transpo Funding Shortage (Roll Call) Washington Post Columnist Courtland Milloy Advocates Assault on Bicycle “Terrorists” NRDC Switchboard: Smart Growth Alone Isn’t Enough for Sustainable Communities Cleveland Explores Better Connections to Downtown (Plain Dealer) Tax Policy Leaves Bike-Share Commuters […]

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Rep. Denham Vows to Keep Blocking California Bullet Train (The Hill) LaHood Heading to Detroit for Light-Rail Announcement  (Detroit Free Press, AP) In D.C., LaHood Says “Things Look Good” for Silver Line Loan (Transpo Nation) More Gas Tax Talk As States Grapple With Budget Woes: PA, MI, NH, WY… Kansas City to Vote Today on Moving Funds to Multi-Modal […]

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As Congress Dickers, States Brace for Loss of Transpo Funds (WaPo) Foxx Gets Credit for Helping Obama Develop Transportation Bill (The Hill)] Blumenauer Talks Gas Tax With WaPo Gabe Klein: Think Big Picture With Transit-Oriented Development (CityLab) New Seattle Transpo Chief Comes with Chicago, D.C. Experience (Crosscut) Conservative Group Questions Whether There IS a Funding Crisis […]

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In the GOP’s Words: “Highway Funding Will Now Be Treated as Other General Spending” (The Hill) Democrats, Including Transpo Committee’s Rahall, Condemn the New Rule (The Hill, T&I) Density Shouldn’t Be a Prerequisite for Good Transit (The Age) New Seattle Law Grants Rights and Responsibilities to Drivers and Cyclists Alike (Post Intelligencer) If Public Transportation […]

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Are Big Brother Fears Valid for Mileage Tax? (Politico) Engineering News-Record Chats with LaHood VA Senate Deadlocks on McDonnell’s Kill-the-Gas-Tax Bill (WaPo, Loudon Times-Mirror) …While Corbett Calls for 5-Cent Increase for PA (Inquirer, PennLive) Slate, Transpo Nation Look at TTI Urban Mobility Findings Study: Transit Users Get More Exercise (UPI) Green Lane Project Appreciates Ed […]