Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Rush Hour (CityLab)
  • For New Streetcars, Parked Cars Are a Common Roadblock (Kansas City Star)
  • Albuquerque City Council to Weigh in on Proposed BRT Route (ABQ Journal)
  • In the Works: A National Transit Map (WTOP)

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$200B in Transpo Money at Stake at U.S. Polls Today (WSJ) The Hill Rounds Up the Top 10 Ballots to Watch Will Atlanta Voters Double Down on the Streetcar? (Atlanta Mag) Philly Transit Strike Ends in Time for Election Day in Battleground State (LA Times) Lyft, Zipcar, Uber Offer Discounts for Voters (Consumerist) How Inner-City Highways […]

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Lobbyists in a Frenzy as Transpo Bill Takes Shape in Congress (AP) Bill a “Rare Moment of Bipartisan Glee,” But It Still Dodged the Gas Tax (WaPo) Union Presses to Save Northeast Transit Funds (The Hill) Feds Want “Fire Lit” for DC Metro Safety (WTOP) New Study Will Look at Environmental Impacts of Uber and Lyft […]

Parking Madness: Atlanta vs Denver

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In the race to the bottom that is Parking Madness, Streetsblog’s Sweet 16-style tournament of terrible downtown parking craters, 10 cities have faced off so far. But there are more, so many more awful parking wastelands in otherwise proud American cities. In this post, the match up is Atlanta versus Denver. Remember to cast your […]

Tracking the Streetcar Comeback in American Cities

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Streetcars are back in the U.S. in a big way. Inspired by the Portland Streetcar, and helped along by federal programs like New Starts and TIGER, cities across the United States are breaking ground and beginning service on modern streetcar systems. At Beyond DC, Dan Malouff runs down the projects that will begin service this […]

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]