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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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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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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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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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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Feds Release $20M for DC Metro Repair Plan (WaPo) …As DC Cyclists Make Lemonade of the Service Cuts (CityLab) How 20 Years of Light Rail Have Transformed Dallas (Dallas Morning News) NJ Lawmakers Push Gas Tax Hike, Christie Doesn’t Buy Transit Funding Concerns (NJ.com, Press of AC) Should Seattle Burbs Help Foot the Bill for Light Rail Tunnel? (Seattle Times) […]

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DC, Boston Rank Highest Among Big Cities in Bike/Walk Commute Rate (Fast CoExist) GOP vs. Dems in Maryland’s Transportation Spending Battle (Baltimore Sun) Miami Campaign Looks for “100 Great Ideas” for Mobility (Miami Herald) Nashville Biz Leaders Push to Become Partners on Transit (Nashville Biz Journal) Can Bridj Fill Boston’s Late-Night T Void? (Transit Wire) Cato Genius Randal O’Toole […]