Today’s Headlines

  • 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 U.S. Push for Stronger Safety Laws (AP)
  • New Seattle Light Rail Link Connects UW to Downtown (RT&S)
  • Is DC Moving Fast Enough to Meet Its Bike Goals? (WAMU)
  • Austin’s Transportation Vision for the Smart City Challenge (Austin Biz Journal)
  • Buffalo’s Getting Bike-Share This Summer (Buffalo News)

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Three New Visions for the Northeast Rail Corridor (Philly Inquirer, CT Post) Safety Groups Push for Changes to Transpo Bill (The Hill) “All Aboard Florida” Rebranded With New Name, Look (Sun Sentinel) World’s Fastest Train Could Connect DC and Baltimore — Or Is That Just Hype? (Bloomberg, DC Inno) British Study Examines Why People Live Where They Do (CityLab) […]

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Obama Says He Will Sign Transportation Bill (The Hill) House to Vote Thursday on $305 Billion Transportation Bill (The Hill) Mayors Making Commitments to “Resilience” for COP21 (Next City) DC Ranked Fourth Best City for Transit (WUSA 9) Is Georgia Ready to Leave Behind Its Historic Anti-Transit Position? (AJC) The Stranger Outlines Seattle’s “Big” Plans […]

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When Will Our Cities Reach Their Climate Tipping Point? (WaPo) Washington, DC: The New Bike City to Watch (People for Bikes) Plans for “Facebook Town” Show Smart Growth Mindset (Atlantic Cities) U.S. Cities Investing More and More in BRT (McClatchy) The Contradictions of Being a Tea Party “Transportation Junkie” (E&E Daily) Light Rail Spurs Housing […]

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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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Employees Union Presses House to Restore Commuter Tax Break (The Hill) Overhaul Proposed for DC Transportation as DDOT Chief Departs (WaPo) Future Funds for DC Metro in Jeopardy After Mismanagement (The Hill) Minneapolis Light Rail Debate Hinges on Equity (Minn Post) Will Houston Warm to Light Rail? (Atlantic Cities) Meanwhile, Houston Bike Commuting on the Rise […]

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Transit Know-Nothing John Mica Could Become the Next U.S. Transpo Secretary (Florida Politics) Trump’s Transpo Transition Pick Is All About Building Roads (Curbed) Transportation Issues to Track During the Lame Duck Session (The Hill) Sound Transit Vows to Move Quickly on the $54B Package Voters Approved (Puget Sound Biz Journal) What $2.8B Could Do for Atlanta Transit (Next City) California High-Speed Rail […]