Today’s Headlines

  • Federal Funding Issues Pit States Against Amtrak (American Prospect)
  • Foxx Says He’s Short on Patience With DC Metro Safety Problems (Washington City Paper)
  • Ideas from St. Louis and St. Petersburg for DOT’s Smart City Challenge (Post-Dispatch, TB Times)
  • Has Austin-San Antonio Rail Plan Been Derailed? (Austin Biz Journal)
  • Price Tag Rises for Albuquerque BRT (ABQ Journal)
  • Atlanta Bike Boss Faces Uphill Climb in Making City More Cycle-Friendly (Atlanta Mag)
  • Tampa Group Argues Transit’s More Important Than Roads (Tamba Trib)
  • DC Streetcar Could (Finally) Start Running This Month (WUSA)
  • Ford/Bridj Partnership in Kansas City Challenges Uber (Tech Times)

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Are the Feds Handling DC Metro Oversight the Right Way? (American Prospect) Cities Strive to Take On-Demand Mobility Beyond Uber (Next City) Hawaii Struggles to Complete Its Costly Rail Project (NYT) How Transportation Has Figured Into Baltimore’s Inequalities (Places Journal) LA Times: Transit Maintenance Funding Is Key to Avoid Mistakes of DC and SF Cycling Advocates Across […]

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The Battles of Blue Cities vs. Red States (Atlantic) States with Most Traffic Deaths Went for Trump in 2016 (Salon) After More Than a Year, DC Metro Chief’s Job Hasn’t Gotten Any Easier (WaPo) Boston vs. Atlanta: Cycling Edition (Bicycling) Industries Divided on Pace of Self-Driving Car Rollout (Seattle Times) Solo Car Commuting on the Rise in Denver […]

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Foxx Rejects Federal Oversight for DC Metro (WaPo) Airlines: Don’t Divert TSA Fees for Transpo Bill (Travel Pulse, The Hill) Bipartisan Duo Say Offshore Taxes Are the Only Answer (The Hill) DOT Rule Changes Make It Easier to Add Bike Lanes (Tampa Bay Times) San Diego Votes Today on Big Transit Plans (NBC San Diego) Progressive […]

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Transpo Funding: the Next Looming Cliff in Congress (The Hill) This Year’s Heroes in the Bike/Ped Movement (Alliance for Biking and Walking) Road Builders Want 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike, With Rebates for Some (Transport Topics) DC Metro Rethinks Long-Term Plans, Suspends Search for New Leader (WaPo) Atlanta’s Among the Many Cities Responding to DOT Challenge […]

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Diane Rehm Show Examines the Urban Shift Against Car-Based Planning Transit Champion Robert Kiley Dies at 80 (WaPo) Cities Catch on to the High Cost of Free Parking (Governing) Despite Bipartisan Backing, Twin Cities Orange Line Needs Cash (StarTrib) Denver Tries Out Free Lyft Rides to Light Rail (Denver Biz Journal) St. Louis Parking Funds Go Toward Transit […]

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U.S. DOT’s Smart City Challenge Wraps Up (WaPo, Austin Chron) Tampa Abandons Latest Transpo Tax Plan (Tampa Bay Times) Atlanta Kicks Off Bike-Share With Downtown Ride (AJC) Young Affluent People Are Moving to Urban Cores, and Not Just on the Coasts (WSJ) Rival Plans Emerge to Expand Kansas City Transit (KC Star) Grants Boost TOD Across Connecticut (CT […]