Today’s Headlines

  • Ray LaHood Pessimistic on Transpo Bill Prospects (Fleet Owner)
  • Transit Agencies Won’t Get Blindsided By GOP Attacks This Time Around (Roll Call)
  • Disagreement Over Bikes Brings Missouri Transpo Bill Debate to a Halt (WDG, MoBikeFed)
  • Philly Transit Contract Talks Apparently at an Impasse (CBS Philly)
  • Ohio Becoming Friendlier to Bikes (WKBN)
  • DC Cyclists Get a New Villain (WashCycle)
  • The Fantasy T Map That Cures Boston’s Transit Headaches (Globe)
  • RPUS Argues Against Deregulating Ride-Sharing and App-Based Taxi Services
  • When Walking Was a Spectator Sport (Grist)

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Speaker Boehner: Passing a Long-Term Transportation Bill Is “Doable” (The Hill) Seattle’s King County Cuts 28 Bus Routes, Considers Expanding Paratransit (Q13 Fox, Kirkland Reporter) Market-Rate Parking Comes to Seattle (CrossCut) Divvy Bike-Share Expands to Chicago Suburbs (Sun-Times) Bikelash Snarls Completion of Philly Bike Lane (Inquirer via Planetizen) Rail Line Will Be Restored As Part of I-11 Nevada Boondoggle […]

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McAuliffe Pushes for Light Rail Extension to Virginia Beach (Railway Age) Colorado, New Mexico, and Kansas Risk Losing Amtrak Routes (AP) Streetcar Lawsuit Could Derail Other San Antonio Transpo Projects (MySA.com) NHTSA Releases New Tools to Combat Pedestrian Deaths (Safety Report) Clock Is Ticking on Pennsylvania Transpo Bill (WESA) … And in Philly Area, Transit […]

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“New Starts” to Boost Chicago Transit (AP, Chicago Trib) Shuster Rearranges House Transit Committee (The Hill) $2.4B Transpo Bill Clears Pennsylvania House, Heads to Senate (Post-Gazette, Inquirer) Lawmakers Raise Questions, Concerns About Driverless Cars (The Hill) Utah Offers Model for Transpo Lobbying (SL Trib) Streetcar Plans Move Forward in Minneapolis (StarTrib) Wichita Transit System Runs Short […]

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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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Mayors Team Up to Press Congress for Action on Transpo Bill (Mass Live) Uncertainty on Bill Already Threatening Projects (The Hill) Illinois Lawmakers Want Full Funding for Rail, Transit (Chicago Sun-Times) GGW: Can the DC Metro System Restore the Public’s Trust? Gov Malloy’s TOD Bill in Connecticut Will Get Retooled (WNPR) In Philly, Transpo Issues Play Undeniable Role […]

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More About the House GOP Revamp of Transpo Bill (WaPo, T4America, Trans. Issues Daily) House Dems Applaud Boehner’s Retreat (Hill) In Dallas Visit, Rogoff Supports Use of Gas Tax for Transit Funding (Morning News) If People Got Rid of Their Extra Cars, They Could Buy an Extra House (Grist) Georgia Senate Bill Would Outlaw Two-Abreast […]