Today’s Headlines

  • Sigh: MARTA Expansion Bill Dies Without a Floor Vote (Creative Loafing)
  • New Bus-Only Lanes on the Ground in Jacksonville, Florida (Metro Jacksonville)
  • Nashville “Makes Down Payment” on Transit Expansion (NextCity)
  • Thanks to Budget Crunch, Boston’s MBTA Kills Late Night “T” Service (NECN)
  • A Virginia Beach Council Member Wants to Intro Legislation to Stop Light Rail (13NewsNow)
  • Pedestrian Scrambles Coming to Santa Monica (LAist)
  • Washington Post: Are Americans Leaving Cars Behind?
  • Milan Will Pay People to Bike to Work (Guardian)
  • Cars: The Most Socialist Form of Transportation (Treehugger)
  • Mixed Reviews for DC’s New Streetcar (NextCity)

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Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) Tries to Save the Transit Benefit (The Hill) Cincy Council Members Ask FTA for Guidance on Paying for Streetcar With Private Funds (WVXU) Oregon Studies Carbon Tax (News Times) Connecticut Business Leaders Beg for Highway Expansion (New Haven Register) You Too, Eh? Canadian Youth Also Flock to Urban Neighborhoods (Science Codex) […]

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Can the World Halve Traffic Deaths and Injuries By 2020? (Guardian) Star Trib: Twin Cities Can’t Afford to Give Up on Transit Expansion Projects Connecticut Divided on NE Corridor Amtrak Plans (CT Mirror) The Case for Single Ride Bike-Share Fares (NextCity) Governing: Why Are New Cities So Blah? Changing Track on the Dallas Light-Rail Plan (Dallas News) In New […]

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Georgia Governor’s $10 Billion Transportation Plan: All Roads (AJC via Streetsblog SE) Seattle Light Rail Expansion Opening 6 Months Early, $150 Million Under Budget (MyNorthwest.com) Virginia Lawmakers Butt Heads Over Tolling Solo Drivers on I-66 at Rush Hour (WTOP) Asheville Road Safety Campaign Helped Reduce Bike-Ped Crashes Substantially (Asheville.com) New Research Helps Explain How People Choose […]

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The Psychology of Why Driving Turns Us Into Jerks (Slate) How New Jersey Can Lure People Out of Cars (NextCity) Scientist Says Climate Change Contributed to Texas Flooding Disaster (Texas Tribune) “Floating Bus Stops” Can Help Solve Bike-Bus Conflicts (CityLab) Proposal to Hike Tennessee Gas Tax “Not Going Anywhere” (Times Free Press) Maryland County Testing […]

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Nashville $6 Billion Transit Plan Approved (Tennessean) Clinton Outlines Her Housing Policy, Including Boosting Low-Income Tax Credits (NYTimes) Pennsylvania to Change State Laws to Match New Federal Self-Driving Car Guidelines (Gov Technology) Volvo’s New Buses Will Automatically Yell at Pedestrians Who “Come Too Close” (New Atlas) D.C. Testing Fixed-Route Taxi Vans in Underserved Areas (NextCity) […]

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Virginia Beach City Council Votes in Favor of Light Rail Expansion (WAVY) Arlington’s New Bus-Only Lanes Open Soon (WaPo) Cleveland Withholding Funding from Opportunity Corridor in Dispute With State (Cleveland.com) Local Official: Ohio DOT Prefers to Hire Republicans (Dayton Daily News) Albuquerque Getting a Green Bike Lane (City of Albuquerque) Honolulu to Get Federal Assistance […]