Today’s Headlines

  • Senators Skeptical of Plan to Use Postal Service Funds for Transpo (Nat’l Journal, Bloomberg)
  • Joshua Schank: Time to Come Up with 21st-Century Solution for Transpo Funding (NYT)
  • LaHood Talks High-Speed Rail With Sac Bee
  • Another Report Finds Safer Streets = More Pedestrians (HuffPo)
  • Politico Explores Partisan Undercurrents of D.C.’s New Silver Line 
  • Bill Would Give Cities and Towns More Control of Their Transpo Dollars (T4America)
  • Would Baltimore’s Proposed Light Rail Be a Catalyst or Dud? (AP)
  • Hackathon Aims to Build Transit Guide for Jersey City, Newark (NJ.com)
  • Detroit’s 27-Mile BRT Still on Track for 2016 Vote (M Live)
  • Artist Captures Sprawl From Above (PBS)
  • Australia Plays Catch Up on Bike Infrastructure (ABC)

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Norton and Petri Introduce Obama’s GROW AMERICA Act in the House (The Hill) Foxx Says Bill Would Offer More Local Control (Fast Lane) FTA Urges Transit Agencies to Test Brakes After Chicago Crash (Tribune) DeFazio Explains His Per-Barrel Oil Fee Idea for Funding Transpo (Oregonian) Austin City Council Tacks Road Projects Onto “Urban Rail” Measure […]

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LaHood: Transit’s Breaking Records, But There’s “More Work to Do” (Transpo Issues Daily) With White House Ambitions, O’Malley Takes Gamble With Gas Tax (BuzzFeed) WaPo: Time to Stop Tinkering With Virginia Transpo Bill NJ Transit Will Be Just About Back to Pre-Sandy Service By March 24 (Asbury Park Press) Despite Records, Some Transit Systems See […]

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House Transpo Bill Seen As a Score for Paul Ryan (Politico) Rubio Would Cut Gas Tax, Devolve Transpo Policy to States (The Hill) Top Maryland Transpo Official Fills D.C. Metro’s Leadership Void (WaPo) Will California’s High-Speed Rail Be German Enough? (SF Chron) In Cincinnati, 75K Jobs Don’t Have Transit Access (Cincinnati Enquirer) Miami Eyes Transformation by Easing Up […]

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GOP Victories in Congress Will Shake Up Transpo Committees (Roll Call, The Hill) How Transpo Measures Fared Election Day (McClatchy, CityLab) Is Maryland’s New Governor Capable of Killing the Purple Line? (WaPo, GGW) Next City Rounds Up Election Results of Interest Here and Here What Will the Power Shift on the Hill Mean for Long-Term Transpo Funding? (DC Velocity) Smart […]

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Tracking House Debate Over FY11 Budget Cuts: TIGER, HSR On Chopping Block (T4America) Florida Gov. Would Rather Pay for Roads Than a 90% Paid-For High-Speed Rail Line (NBC) LaHood, Florida Lawmakers Look for a Way Around Scott’s Decision (CBS, Transpo Nation) New York and California to Florida: You Eatin’ That? (The Hill, LAT) The Administration’s […]

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Any Path Toward North American Energy Independence Depends on “Extreme Energy” (Grist) VA, IA Governors Plan to Raise Transportation Revenue at the Expense of Schools, Police (CTJ) An Argument For the Prop 1 Sales Tax Hike for Transit in Pierce County, WA (Bellingham Herald) How Can a Community Solve Its “Last Mile” Problem Outside Park-n-Ride […]