Today’s Headlines

  • How Is Cheap Gas Affecting Transit Ridership? (Chicago Trib)
  • As Szabo Heads to Chicago, Foxx’s Chief of Staff Steps in to Lead FRA (Chicago Trib, Reuters)
  • The Growing Momentum for Turning Parking Spaces Into Parks (NYT)
  • Could Olympics Prospect Help Boston Transit Projects? (Boston Globe)
  • How Denver Made Use of Private Dollars for Transit (Progressive Railroading)
  • Uber Cuts Prices in 48 States (Tech Crunch)
  • Tampa Bay Times: Let’s Take a Serious Look at Extending the Streetcar
  • Why Did Gainesville Turn Bike Lanes Back Into Roads? (City Lab)
  • Reviewing the State of the Walkability Movement (Utne)
  • Salt Lake City Bets on Bikes for the Long-Term (Salt Lake Trib)

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There’s a Slew of Vacancies in Top U.S. Transpo Positions (The Hill) New FRA Head Gets High Marks from Congress (WaPo) Construction Begins on Downtown Chicago BRT (Sun Times) 12 Studies That Confirm the Economic Value of Adding Bike Lanes (City Lab) GGW: With Streetcar Plans in Doubt, New DC Mayor Needs to Commit to […]

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Anthony Foxx on Track for Senate Confirmation (WSJ, Charlotte Observer) What’s Next for the 81-Year-Old (As of Yesterday) Federal Gas Tax? (Forbes) Study on Why Cities Spur Innovation: It’s All About the People (Atlantic Cities) Andres Duany on How the “Mormon Grid” Got It Right in Salt Lake City (SL Trib) California Chooses Contractor for […]

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House Republicans Propose Eight-Month, $10.5B Transportation Funding Boost (The Hill, Bloomberg) States Vary in Their Approach to Transpo Funding Shortage (Roll Call) Washington Post Columnist Courtland Milloy Advocates Assault on Bicycle “Terrorists” NRDC Switchboard: Smart Growth Alone Isn’t Enough for Sustainable Communities Cleveland Explores Better Connections to Downtown (Plain Dealer) Tax Policy Leaves Bike-Share Commuters […]

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Senate Panel Backs $100M for Modernizing Chicago’s Red, Purple Lines (Chicago Trib) Newly Appointed NJ Transit Chief Backs Out of Job (NYT, NJ.com) In DC, Is WMATA Riders’ Advocacy Group Done For? (WaPo) California High-Speed Rail Officials Tweak Business Plan (AP) NACTO Offers Guidance on Where to Place Bike-Share Stations (Next City) Uber Reaches Settlement in Driver Status Suits in California, Massachusetts […]

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Investigators to Release Details Today on Philly Amtrak Crash (USA Today) Seriously? Foxx Says Hyperloop Could Get Research Funding (Fortune) LA Times on How to Turn Around the City’s Declining Transit Ridership Boston’s New Commuter Trains Plagued by Defects (Boston Globe) State Help Could Be Key for Nashville’s Transit Endeavors (Tennessean) How to Make the Final Mile […]

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Feds Release $20M for DC Metro Repair Plan (WaPo) …As DC Cyclists Make Lemonade of the Service Cuts (CityLab) How 20 Years of Light Rail Have Transformed Dallas (Dallas Morning News) NJ Lawmakers Push Gas Tax Hike, Christie Doesn’t Buy Transit Funding Concerns (NJ.com, Press of AC) Should Seattle Burbs Help Foot the Bill for Light Rail Tunnel? (Seattle Times) […]