Today’s Headlines

  • The Purple Line Is Really Happening for Maryland’s DC Suburbs (WaPo, Baltimore Sun)
  • Human Transit’s Jarrett Walker on Why Cars and Cities Don’t Match (WaPo)
  • How Federal Rules Hold Back Mixed-Use Development (Crossroads)
  • Small Towns Aren’t Immune to Big City Conflicts (Next City)
  • New Bill Threatens Bike/Ped Funding in Tennessee (WTVC)
  • DC, Maryland, Virginia Agree on Metro Safety Deal (WaPo)
  • Milwaukee Accelerates BRT Planning to Snag Funding (Milwaukee Biz Journal)
  • Boise Reveals Plans for Downtown Streetcar Circulator (Boise Weekly)
  • Vegas Takes Admiring Look at Denver’s Transit System (Denver Biz Journal)

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Debt Ceiling Fight No Longer About Substance, Just Partisan Maneuvering (WaPo) Would Transpo Funding Stop in Case of Government Default? (Transportation Issues Daily) John Mica: Put the Trust Back in the Trust Fund, Leave Infrastructure Decisions to States (Roll Call) This is What We Do With Scarce U.S. Transpo Money: Lose it to the Taliban […]

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To Understand the Rage in Charlotte, Look to the History of Its Roads (ThinkProgress) G-7 Welcomes U.S. Driverless Car Guidelines (Seattle Times) Voters in NJ, Illinois Could Opt to Protect Transportation Funds (Governing) BRT Posed as Answer to Miami’s Traffic Congestion (Miami Herald) If DC Metro Cancels Late-Night Service, Can Uber and Lyft Fill the Gap? (WaPo) […]

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Foxx to Challenge Mayors Today on Safer Biking, Walking (USA Today) Hope’s Not Dead for Movement on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Climate Denier Inhofe Takes Gavel at Enviro Committee, Aims for More Transpo Funding (The Hill, TT) Purple Line Activists Rally Before Tomorrow’s Budget Decision (GGW) CT’s Transpo Future Includes Good Things for Pedestrians and Cyclists (New Haven […]

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Feds Get a Mountain of Opinions on Driverless Cars (WaPo, The Verge) Why Does It Take a Crisis for Americans to Care About Infrastructure? (New Yorker) Amtrak Safety Lapses Found, as Feds Order Retraining of Workers (WSJ, Philly Biz Journal) Transit Systems Look to Uber, Lyft to Provide Services for Disabled (AP) Atlanta Transit Projects Compete for Funding […]

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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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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 […]