Today’s Headlines

  • How Can Expensive Cities Become Affordable Again? (WaPo)
  • Amtrak Test Run Briefly Restores Service Between From New Orleans to Florida (Next City)
  • Memphis Transit Agency on “the Brink of Collapse” (Commercial Appeal)
  • Electric Bus Corridor Key to Providence’s Smart City Aspirations (Providence Journal)
  • Will California Drive Out the Driverless Car? (Auto News)
  • Raleigh’s Transit Hub Poised for $9.7M Makeover (News & Observer)
  • Tennessee Sees Its Largest Bike Advocacy Effort Ever (Times Free Press)
  • Why Doesn’t Norfolk’s Airport Have Transit? (Pilot)
  • Will Nashville’s New PPP Bill Help With Transit as Intended? (Nashville Biz Journal)

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Albuquerque City Council Approves BRT Project Over Anti-Transit Objections (ABQ Journal) NY Gov Andrew Cuomo Approves $40M to Tear Down Waterfront Highway in Niagara Falls (Buffalo News) FTA Inspectors Found Nearly 200 Safety Defects in D.C.’s Metro System (WAMU) Officials in Alabama File Civil Rights Suit Over Transit Cuts in Mobile (WPMI) New Transit Tunnel Linking New Jersey and New York […]

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Four Examples of Why Federal Money Is Bad for U.S. Transportation (Next City) How Will North Carolina Navigate the Politics of its Transit Future? (E&E Publishing) Just Launched: The North American Bikeshare Association (Mobility Lab) Feds to Negotiate on Failed Alaska Ferry (Alaska Journal) Dallas Plays Catch-Up with Demand for Urban Living (D Mag) Jacksonville […]

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Grist Shares the Details on Seattle’s Mega Transportation “Fustercluck” Senate Approves Rosekind as Highway Safety Chief (AP) Transit Tax Benefit Will Lapse Again in 2015 (Federal News Radio) Franken Not Pleased with Uber’s Response on Privacy (The Hill) Did Cromnibus Mess Up Funding for Twin Cities Light Rail? (Minn Post) The “Slog” of Building D.C.’s Silver […]

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How the DC Metro Ended Up in Dire Straits Despite Decades of Warnings (WaPo) Wall Street Journal Reports on the Future of Cities How to Put “Bike Equity” Into Practice (Next City) Chinese Electric Auto Maker Ventures Into U.S. With Buses (AP) Boston Ranks Third in New Tool Ranking Transit-Friendly Cities (Boston Globe) Why Will It Takes 25 Years for […]

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Transit Ridership on the Rise as Transit Funding Declines (NYT) New Year Brings New Wave of Texting While Driving Bans (LATimes) Reabsorbing the Exurbs, the Real Estate Equivalent of Composting (Grist) The Transport Politic Highlights New Transit Projects Opening in 2012 Six Urbanist Trends for 2012 (MyUrbanist) Harvard’s Ed Glaeser: Living in Cities Is Simply Better […]

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Four-City U.S. DOT Tour Highlights Neighborhoods Where Highways Divide (NextCity) New Federal Rule Could Merge Metropolitan Planning Agencies (NWI.com) Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker Vetoes Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax (MassLive) U.S. News: American Auto Industry Is in Trouble Trial Underway for Driver Who Killed Complete Streets Engineer, Intern in Columbus (Dispatch) Charlotte Police Cracking Down on Drivers Who […]