Today’s Headlines

  • A Day After an Oil Tanker Sets River on Fire, Coal Train Derails (WaPoBaltimore Sun)
  • Bike League Gets Behind New Bill on Safety Transparency in Driverless Cars
  • Cincinnati Will Get Its Bike Lane (Business Courier)
  • Already Two Years Behind Schedule, Silver Spring Transit Center Faces More Problems (Sentinel)
  • Houston Continues to Develop Around Scattered Employment Centers (Chron)
  • Another Streetcar Runs Up Against City Council Opposition, This Time in Salt Lake City (Tribune)
  • Connecticut Collects $15 Million to Spur Transit-Oriented Development (Courant)
  • 8 Awe-Inspiring Mass Transit Systems That Changed Their Cities (io9)
  • Smart Growth for Conservatives Responds to the Anti-Density Sunlight Argument

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In California, Plummeting Gas Tax Revenue Hurts Transit Projects (LA Times) Plans Speeding Up for Houston-Dallas High-Speed Rail (Houston Chron) How Will We Wade Through the Politics of Driverless Cars? (Boston Globe) What’s Behind Maryland Gov. Hogan’s Pursuit of Maglev Rail? (WaPo) BRT Could Be the Best Solution for Charleston’s Gridlock (Post and Courier) New NACTO Guide Sees Protected Bike […]

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Transportation for America on Trump Transit Cuts: “This Is Not a Big City Thing” (Next City) Atlanta Transit Could Lose Out on $3 Billion If Trump Cuts New Starts and TIGER (AJC) Self-Driving Buses: Cool, But Not Yet Cheap (or Tested) Enough to Be a Real Solution (Eno) When It Comes to Access to Transit, Poorer Parts […]

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Dems and Reps on the House T&I Committee, Dems and Reps on Senate EPW (Trans. Issues Daily) Infographic: Bike League Explains How Active Transpo Funding Works Under MAP-21 Aide Says 88-Year-Old Sen. Frank Lautenberg Could Still Run For Re-Election (The Hill) Happy Anniversary to One of the Nation’s Least Successful Transit Systems (Yahoo News) Richard Layman Deconstructs How DC Became a Great City (Hint: It’s […]

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Columbus, Ohio, Wins $50 Million U.S. DOT “Smart City” Grant (TechCrunch) Sprawling Waukesha, WI, Gets Approval to Pipe Water Out of Lake Michigan (Chicago Tribune) Seattle Times Says City Must Improve Transit, Then Argues for More Studies Philly to Paint Mile-Long Mural on Street Median to “Spruce Up” for DNC (Inquirer) Minneapolis Trying to Beat Portland […]

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Obama Says He Will Sign Transportation Bill (The Hill) House to Vote Thursday on $305 Billion Transportation Bill (The Hill) Mayors Making Commitments to “Resilience” for COP21 (Next City) DC Ranked Fourth Best City for Transit (WUSA 9) Is Georgia Ready to Leave Behind Its Historic Anti-Transit Position? (AJC) The Stranger Outlines Seattle’s “Big” Plans […]

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What Trump Can and Can’t Do with Obama’s Climate Change Regs (NYT) Big-City Mayors Grapple With New President (Governing) A Look at the Infrastructure Projects Governors Want Trump to Fund (WaPo) Rural Millennials Are Still All About Driving — But They Have No Choice (Wired) Amtrak Engineer in Philly Crash Tested Positive for Marijuana (The Hill) Where Tech […]