Today’s Headlines

  • Lawsuit Filed Against MD’s Purple Line, But Town of Chevy Chase Holds Back (Bethesda Now, WaPo)
  • Texas High-Speed Rail Plans Get More Ambitious (Star-Telegram)
  • Can Math Solve Bike-share’s Rebalancing Problem? (City Lab)
  • Honolulu Anticipates Development Boom with New Rail (Hawaii News Now)
  • FTA Gives New Guidance on Joint Development Projects (Progressive Railroading)
  • Denver Serves as “Smart City” Model (Pop City)
  • How Street Connectivity Affects Pedestrian Volumes (Next City)
  • Portland Bike Group Revives Plan for Protected Bike Lanes Downtown (Bike Portland)
  • Can the Memphis Airport Become an Urban Center? (City Lab)
  • Cleveland Gets New Red Line Station (Plain Dealer)

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Wyden Negotiates With GOP on Transportation Funding Patch (The Hill, WSJ) …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 […]

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Detroit’s Transit Tax Proposal Flounders (Detroit News) DC Metro Boss Proposes Slashing Late-Night Hours (Washington City Paper) Ruling Expected Today for Route 66 BRT (KRQE) How a Reimagined I-94 Could Reconnect Twin Cities (Fast Lane) Maryland’s Purple Line to Get Funding Sign-Off Next Week (WaPo) Why Portland Took So Long on Bike-Share (City Lab) Plans Advance to Improve […]

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Will Metro Woes Affect Maryland’s Purple Line Plans? (WTOP, Bethesda Mag) Under Budget Pressure, Honolulu Rail Could Scale Back Five Miles (Civil Beat) Kalamazoo Crash Underscores Urgent Need for Safer Streets (HuffPo) NRDC Checks in From the Live.Ride.Share Conference How Badly Can Car Congestion Damage Miami? (GovTech) Atlanta Has Two Weeks to Address Streetcar Problems (AJC) Two Light […]

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New Cincinnati Mayor Could Mean Death of Streetcar Plan (Next City) Big Questions Surround Plan for High-Speed DC-to-NY Train (Politico) As Amtrak Fights for Funding, New CFO Takes Over (The Hill) Maryland Wins Approval for Private Partners on Purple Line (WaPo) Should the Federal Government Take Part in Car-Sharing? (Next City) Senate Panel Hears Ideas […]

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Maryland Cheers Plans for Light Rail Funding (AP) Republican Lawmakers Threaten Amp BRT Money in Nashville (Tennessean) Forbes Chats with Mike Bloomberg About Cities and Climate Change Indiana Transit Advocates Hope for Compromise Legislation (Indianapolis Biz Journal) How Can Cities Get Creative to Disincentivize Driving? (Atlantic Cities) … And Is L.A. Actually Ready for That? (Politico […]