Today’s Headlines

  • Will the Senate Cave to the House’s Transpo Bill? (The Hill, Fiscal Times)
  • Streetcars Winning Chase for Federal Transit Funds (Roll Call)
  • Maryland Opens Bidding for Purple Line (WaPo)
  • Transit Agencies Get Creative With Real Estate By Rail Lines (WSJ)
  • NACTO Guide Gives Minneapolis Flexibility (MinnPost)
  • High-Speed Rail Could Link Twin Cities, Rochester (AP)
  • Tucson Streetcar Carried 3,500 Riders on First Day (Tucson Sentinel)
  • Sales Tax Vote Could Bring Light Rail, Other Transit Upgrades to Tampa (Tampa Bay Times)
  • Guardian UK: It’s Tough to Right-Size Density
  • Public Ridesharing Thrives in Birmingham, But Uber Might Be Blocked (AL.com)