Today’s Headlines

  • Fast Company Chats with Anthony Foxx About Innovation at DOT
  • Why Have Pedestrian Deaths Spiked in Georgia Recently? (AJC)
  • After Commuting Troubles, CT Senator Blumenthal Orders Funds for Metro-North Bridge (The Hour)
  • Atlanta Powers Up for Streetcar (AJC), While D.C. Scales Back (Washington Biz Journal)
  • San Antonio Plans to Remove Bike Lanes (My SA)
  • City Fix Attempts to “Demystify” Transit-Oriented Development
  • New Transit Hub Offers Connections in Minneapolis (RT&S)
  • Can Philly’s 30th St. Station Revitalize the Neighborhood Around It? (Next City)
  • “End of the Suburbs” Author Leigh Gallagher Gives TED Talk (via Bacon’s Rebellion)
  • How Can Seattle Get Closer to Copenhagen? (Seattle Times)
  • C Monroe

    San Antonio, the new Detroit, circa 2045!

  • Lazee Reedar

    It’s Texas. Whaddaya expect?

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Trump’s Empty Rhetoric on Infrastructure Has Been Exposed (NYT) Transit Industry and Rail Advocates Blast Trump’s Budget (Progressive Railroading) In Chicago, Cycling Enforcement Discriminates Against Black People on Bikes (Chicago Trib) WaPo: Trump Demonizes Cities Because They’re a Threat to His Agenda Seattle Spends More on New Transit Than Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) How the White House Could Derail […]

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In Atlanta, Transit Expansion Bill Faces Tough Climb (AJC) New Documents Offer Little Clarity on Philly Amtrak Crash (Atlantic) Seattle Weighs the Future of Struggling Bike-Share (KUOW) Honolulu Mayor Signs Onto Tax for Rail (Honolulu Civil Beat) GGW: Baltimore’s Real Problem Is Sprawl More Density Doesn’t Have to Mean More Height: Examples from Vancouver, Seattle (Governing) How […]

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Atlanta Mayor: No Highway Funding Without More Support for MARTA (AJC) Fort Lauderdale Streetcar to Cost $53 Million More Than Planned (Sun Sentinel) Some States Changing Tax Forms to Conform With New Federal Transit Benefit, Some Aren’t (Bloomberg) Seattle City Council Weighs Buying Out Non-Profit Pronto Bike-Share (City Living Seattle) Following Pushback, Hoboken Scraps Plan for […]

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House Transpo Committee Grapples With Infrastructure (WaPo) U.S. Chamber of Commerce to Congress: Raise Gas Tax (AJC, Reuters) Sandy Caused $450M in Damage to NJ Transit (Transpo Nation, NorthJersey.com) LaHood Praises “Fix It First” Approach (The Hill) Shuster Sorry for Saying That Obama Was “Lying” About High-Speed Rail (WaPo) The Ups and Downs of the […]

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Albuquerque City Council Approves BRT Project Over Anti-Transit Objections (ABQ Journal) NY Gov Andrew Cuomo Approves $40M to Tear Down Waterfront Highway in Niagara Falls (Buffalo News) FTA Inspectors Found Nearly 200 Safety Defects in D.C.’s Metro System (WAMU) Officials in Alabama File Civil Rights Suit Over Transit Cuts in Mobile (WPMI) New Transit Tunnel Linking New Jersey and New York […]

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Public-Private Partnerships Can Work, But Government Must Be Careful Not to Get Screwed (NYT, Politico) Shelley Poticha Pokes Holes in Trump’s Wall Street-Friendly Infrastructure Privatization “Plan” (NRDC) Baltimore Mayor Says She Could Use Bogus Fire Truck Rule to Erase More Bike Lanes (Sun) Building More Dense, Walkable Housing Is the Key for Cities to Support the Paris Agreement (Cascadia […]