Today’s Headlines

  • Obama: Mayors Are the Ones Who Really Get It (Politico, Fiscal Times)
  • Yet Another Transpo Funding Deadline Nears (The Hill)
  • DC Plays With New Identity as Hub of Transportation Innovation (WaPo)
  • House to Launch Probe of Automated Train Control (The Hill)
  • Pope Offers Wise Words on Urban Planning and Transit (WaPo)
  • It’s More Popular Than Ever to Open Streets to Pedestrians and Cyclists (Next City)
  • Hartford Courant: Feds Need to Help Push New Haven-Springfield Amtrak Line
  • Grand Rapids to Debut Bike-Share Next Month (Grand Rapids Biz Journal)
  • Omaha’s Streetcar Plans Get Closer to Reality (Omaha.com)
  • Protected Bike Lanes Coming to Detroit (Detroit Free-Press)

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Foxx “Breezes Through” Confirmation Hearing (WaPo, The Hill) Transpo Issues Daily’s Coverage: Foxx’s Intro, Areas of Focus; and Six Things We Learned What Does L.A.’s New Mayor Mean for Transportation? (Streetsblog LA, Grist, Next City) Study: Canadian Kids Spend Too Much Time in Cars (Toronto Sun, HuffPo) North Dakota Gets New Transpo Head (AP, The Republic) Memphis Mayor Plans […]

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Amtrak Reaches Agreements on 18 State-Supported Routes (The Hill) Also, Turns Out Amtrak’s NOT a Money Pit (NYT) As BART Negotiations Continue, Next City Looks at Pros and Cons of Transit Strikes In Virginia, Infrastructure Backers Want McAuliffe for Gov (Politico) Will New Delay Derail Twin Cities Light Rail? (StarTribune) CityFix Shares Insights from the Recent […]

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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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LaHood Touts $787M in Public Transpo Grants (Hill) MAP-21 Could Have Been “Much Worse” Without Cyclists’ Input (BikeLeague) Under Pressure: Public Transport for the London Olympics (WaPo, AP) T-SPLOST Critics Point to Construction, Maintenance Costs; Vow to “Get It Right Next Time” (AJC) Did Brookings Study Miss the Mark With SLC Ranking? (Salt Lake Tribune) […]

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In the Fight for Income Equality, Transportation Doesn’t Get Enough Attention (The Hill) Study: U.S. Sprawl Has Been Declining Since 1994 (City Lab) Salt Lake City Sees Distinct Pockets of High Transit Ridership (Salt Lake Trib) Thursday Is APTA’s “Dump the Pump” Day Public Weighs in on Detroit-Grand Rapids Rail (Fox17) Belmont, NC, Nonprofit Works to […]

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Senators to Lay Out Six-Year Transpo Funding Plan This Morning (The Hill) The Bill’s Potential New Name? “The DRIVE Act” (Land Line) Protected Bike Lanes: America’s Next Transit Frontier (WaPo) Transpo Money Could Be Freed Up By Removing Earmarks (The Hill) Feds to Examine DC Metro’s Fatal Smoke Incident (AP) Vision Zero: Seattle Rewards Law-Abiding […]