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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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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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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Feds Question Civil Rights Violations in Boston’s Late-Night T Cancellation (Boston Globe) LA’s Gold Line Extension Opens Up New Options for San Gabriel Valley (LA Times) DC Metro GM Offers Vision for How to Fix the System (WaPo) A Q&A with Atlanta BeltLine Visionary Ryan Gravel (Atlanta Mag) San Francisco to Give Incentives for Not Riding BART During […]

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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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House Supports Including Uber in Transit Benefits for Federal Employees (The Hill) Nashville Marks 10 Years of Commuter Rail (Tennessean) Chinese Investors Look Into Twin Cities High-Speed Rail (Finance & Commerce) Will Minneapolis Greenway Stretch Beyond Its First Five Blocks? (Next City) “Radio Silence” From NJTransit During Transpo Funding Shutdown (TSTC) Building Better Bike Lanes, With Help […]

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Fast Company Chats with Anthony Foxx About Innovation at DOT Why Have Pedestrian Deaths Spiked in Georgia Recently? (AJC) After Commuting Troubles, CT Senator Blumenthal Orders Funds for Metro-North Bridge (The Hour) Atlanta Powers Up for Streetcar (AJC), While D.C. Scales Back (Washington Biz Journal) San Antonio Plans to Remove Bike Lanes (My SA) City Fix Attempts to “Demystify” Transit-Oriented […]