Today’s Headlines

  • Wyden Negotiates With GOP on Transportation Funding Patch (The HillWSJ)
  • …But Now the Lawmakers Go on Recess (National Journal)
  • New Station to Link Rail to LAX (LA Times)
  • Boston Development Trends Point to Even Greater Walkability (Boston Globe)
  • Electric Bus Test Hits a Speed Bump in Portland (Oregonian)
  • Bay Area Bike-Sharing Shifts Into High Gear (Mercury News)
  • Visualizing Sprawl in American Cities (GGW)
  • The Busiest Stations on Twin Cities’ New Green Line Are Also TOD Hubs (Finance & Commerce)
  • Austin City Council Approves Urban Rail Plan (Community Impact)
  • How Bikes Encouraged Women’s Rights (City Lab)
  • Why You Want a “Sticky Street” (Treehugger)

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Boston Opens First New T Station in 26 Years (Boston Herald) In Minneapolis, City Council Signs Off on Light Rail (StarTrib, Finance & Commerce) Las Vegas Rail Plans Have Been Through Fits and Starts (Review Journal) MD’s Purple Line Moves to Engineering as Opponents Sue Over “Tiny Species” (Progressive RR, WaPo) L.A.’s Infrastructure Reaches Breaking Point (NYT) […]

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House Gets to Work Tomorrow on Transpo Spending Bill (The Hill) Unrest in Egypt –> Soaring Gas Prices in U.S. (Boston Globe, LAT) A New Era of Rail Station Construction Is Dawning (UrbanLand) Boston Budget Battle Centers on Gas Tax (Boston Herald, AP) Michelle Obama to Kids: Walk to School Instead of Taking the Bus […]

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LaHood Urges Obama to Embrace Gas Tax Increase (HuffPo) Can the Water Bill Serve as Model for Highway Bill Compromise? (Bloomberg) Brookings: Has Suburbanization Doomed the War on Poverty? French Firm to Take Over Running Massachusetts Commuter Rail (Boston Globe) … And How the Transit Chief “Cracked Some Eggs” to Get There (Globe) Could Obamacare […]

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Foxx Praises Obama’s “Bold” Call on Transpo Bill; Shuster Says It’s “Recycled” (The Hill) Co.Exist Features New “Class of 2014” U.S. Mayors Oil Shipments Disrupt Amtrak Service (AP) To Thrive, Boston Must Create Walkable Communities (Boston Globe) Transforming Urban Train Stations Into Community Gathering Spots (Keystone Edge) How Sadik-Khan Changed NYC (Capital New York) Miami Revisits […]