Today’s Headlines

  • Foxx Pushes House on Tranpso Bill, and Gets Pushed Back (The Hill, WaPo)
  • Debate Continues Over Twin Cities Streetcar (StarTrib)
  • How San Luis Obispo Created “Most Powerful Bike Funding Policy in the Nation” (Bike/Walk Alliance)
  • Las Vegas as a Model of Urbanism? (PSFK)
  • Teams Bid to Expand Denver’s Light Rail (Denver Biz Journal)
  • 20 Years Later, How Is Seattle’s Anti-Sprawl Strategy Faring? (CityLab)
  • Kansas City Unveils First of 13 Streetcar Stations (KC Biz Journal)
  • Boston Transit Chief Abruptly Resigns After Snow Delays (Boston Globe)
  • When’s the Last Time Your State Raised Its Gas Tax? (ITEP)

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Foxx Touts Hometown Charlotte as Model for Nation (Charlotte Observer) FRA Calls for Immediate Safety Measures for Metro-North (Bloomberg) How Did Metro-North Go From Model System to Target of Scrutiny? (Chicago Trib) Boston to Expand Late-Night Transit on Weekends (NYT, Next City) First Lawsuit in the Works for Cincinnati Streetcar Cancellation (Cincinnati Biz Journal) How Billionaire […]

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What Will DOTs Look Like in 50 Years? (Next City) AP: Democratic Districts (a.k.a. Urban Areas) Won Bigger Share of TIGER Grants Foxx Talks With The Hill About Congress’s Failures on Transpo Funding Work Continues on Nashville BRT, Even Though Mayor Pressed Pause (Nashville Post, Biz Journal) If Voters Greenlight Light Rail in Pinellas, How Will It […]

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House to Hold Hearing on Self-Driving Cars Next Week (The Hill) Rob Kirby, Head of Transpo Planning for DC-Area COG, Murdered (WaPo) NJ Transit Board Chair: Let’s Make Penn Station Less Stressful (NJ.com) Charlotte Plans Another Go at Streetcar Funds (Charlotte Observer) Chris Leinberger: New Development Patterns Needed for 21st-Century Economy (Sac Bee) Cincinnati Residents […]

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Obama to Pitch $300B Infrastructure Plan, Including Tax Overhaul (The Hill, Reuters) Study: Riding Transit Improves Racial, Ethnic Acceptance (Boston Globe) Foxx Affirms Feds’ Commitment to California High-Speed Rail (KPCC) D.C. Plans for 19 Miles of Bike Lanes This Year (Washingtonian) Atlantic Cities: America’s Love of Houses/Car “Enduring and Weird” Feds Approve North Carolina Light Rail […]

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Foxx to Challenge Mayors Today on Safer Biking, Walking (USA Today) Hope’s Not Dead for Movement on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Climate Denier Inhofe Takes Gavel at Enviro Committee, Aims for More Transpo Funding (The Hill, TT) Purple Line Activists Rally Before Tomorrow’s Budget Decision (GGW) CT’s Transpo Future Includes Good Things for Pedestrians and Cyclists (New Haven […]

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Touting Buses as Economic Lifeline, Foxx Announces $30M Grant in Detroit (Roll Call, Free Press) Kansas City Offers Lesson on Streetcar Funding Challenges (CityLab) Ridership Up for D.C.’s New Silver Line (Washington Biz Journal) Nashville Envisions Its Future Growth (Nashville Ledger) In Baltimore, LaHood Continues Pitch for Higher Gas Tax (Baltimore Biz Journal) Study Will […]