Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Expected to Unveil Transpo Bill This Week Bearing No Resemblance to Obama’s (Roll Call)
  • A Reminder Why Congress Really Has to Pass a Transpo Bill This Year (WaPo)
  • 5 Reasons Oregon Everyone Should Be Freaking Out About Trust Fund Crisis (OregonianPew)
  • Jill Abramson’s Painful, Personal Tale as a Pedestrian Injury Statistic (NYT)
  • Seven Transit Projects That Should Be Getting Built But Aren’t (Ped Observations)
  • Seattle Bike-Share Will Be Branded “Alaska” (Slog, Curbed)
  • 5 Reasons Connecticut Shouldn’t Spend $400 Million to Widen 3 Miles of I-84 (TSTC)
  • Is Portland Still the Bicycling Mecca It Claims to Be? (Bike Portland)
  • A Family Biking Movement Grows in Philly (Bike League)

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Bus-Only Lanes + Bike-Share = War on Cars in DC? (NPR) To Attract the Creative Class, Atlanta Should Follow Portland and Build the Streetcar (AJC) Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Asks for Some Love for MARTA Ahead of Transpo Vote (AJC) Transpo Bill Will Keep Ours Kids on Leashes, Hurt Cities (Salon) New Jersey: Get Rid […]

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Senator Carper Gives Up on Lame Duck Transpo Bill (News Journal) AAA Expects Gas Prices to Keep Dropping (CBS/AP) And Here’s Why (Vox) …Sounds Like a Perfect Time for a Gas Tax Hike, Says Ed Rendell (CNBC) The Atlantic Explores the Reasons Behind Congress’s Gas Tax Paralysis Tampa — One of the Deadliest Cities in America […]

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Feds Visit Memphis to Check Out Sustainable Communities Investments (AP) DC’s Silver Line to Start Running This Summer (WaPo) Foxx Talks Rail Safety at North Dakota Crash Site (The Hill) Study: NJ Transit Should Take Over PATH (Asbury Park Press) North Carolina Groups Rally for Congress to Pass Transpo Bill (Winston Salem Journal) Maryland AG […]

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Lawmakers “Redouble Their Efforts” To Pass a Bill (AP) Cities Lose Out in Transpo Bill Debate (Next American City) Rep. Capuano: It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Pass a Bill (Hill) Despite Dangers, Republicans Still Don’t Want Federal Authority Over Transit Safety (Politico) I Wish I Knew How to Quit You, Fossil Fuel Subsidies (WaPo) […]

Forget Your Bike Lock? Businesses in Portland Have You Covered

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From around the Network today: Portland’s private sector takes cyclist accommodation to a new level; metro DC bungles transportation at its sports venues; and a potentially transformational piece of legislation in California loses its oomph. Portland Businesses Loan Bike Locks to Forgetful Customers: It’s interesting how businesses are taking leading roles in making Portland even […]

Forget Your Bike Lock? Businesses in Portland Have You Covered

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From around the Network today: Portland’s private sector takes cyclist accommodation to a new level; metro DC bungles transportation at its sports venues; and a potentially transformational piece of legislation in California loses its oomph. Portland Businesses Loan Bike Locks to Forgetful Customers: It’s interesting how businesses are taking leading roles in making Portland even […]