Today’s Headlines

  • Planners in Maine Say They Were Forced to Approve Highway Project (Bangor Daily News)
  • Inspectors: 10 “Segments of Concern” on Metro’s Six Rail Lines (WaPo)
  • New Map Shows the Most Stressful Places for Cyclists in D.C. (WaPo)
  • Salt Lake City Fire Department Assures Residents Street With Bike Lanes Is Safe (Salt Lake Trib)
  • Caltrans Launches Employee Bike-Share Program (Mass Transit Magazine)
  • Tucson Looks to Build on Success of Intown Growth, Streetcar (Arizona Public Media)
  • World Health Organization: Build Bike Infrastructure to Control Diabetes (Bike Biz)
  • Wired: Cities Not Ready for Self-Driving Cars
  • Torontoist Improves on City’s “Tone Deaf” Pedestrian Safety Posters

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Is California’s New “Motor Voter” Law Discriminatory? (Daily Caller) DC Metro Board Could Get a Makeover (WAMU) LA Metro CEO: Transit Officials Need to Care About Gentrification (LA Times) The Boston Globe’s Take on the Death of Nashville’s BRT — and Nashville’s Response Planetizen Makes the Case for the Economic Value of Bike Improvements Lyft’s […]

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In Spite of High-Profile Accidents, Rails Are Safer Than Ever (AP, USA Today) LaHood Praises Bans on Texting Behind the Wheel (The Hill) Baltimore County Exec to Take Reins of Busy Maryland DOT (WaPo, Capital Gazette) Lessons Learned from Charlotte’s Streetcar Battles (Charlotte Biz Journal) Zappos Founder’s Project 100 Tries to Get People Out of Cars in Vegas (Good) […]

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A Day After an Oil Tanker Sets River on Fire, Coal Train Derails (WaPo, Baltimore Sun) Bike League Gets Behind New Bill on Safety Transparency in Driverless Cars Cincinnati Will Get Its Bike Lane (Business Courier) Already Two Years Behind Schedule, Silver Spring Transit Center Faces More Problems (Sentinel) Houston Continues to Develop Around Scattered Employment Centers […]

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After Years of Dormancy, Feds Pull Funding From Houston Light Rail Project (Chron) As DC Metro Boss Shakes Up Staffing, Senate Bill Would Add to Feds’ Oversight (WaPo) Long-Stalled Plans for Detroit-Ann Arbor Rail See New Life (Detroit News) Senate Bill Would Reinvest Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor Profits in Northeast Corridor (CT Post) Feds Voice Support for Boston’s […]

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Amtrak Weighs Selling Northeast Real Estate to Developers (Bloomberg) Why is Metro Commuting Waning in DC? (WaPo) New “Flyover Bridge” to Reduce Rail Congestion in Chicago (Chicago Trib) EPA Invites Applications for Smart Growth Assistance Do Jobs or Housing Motivate People to Move? (CityLab) Developers and Activists Urge Miami to Ditch Parking Reqs for Small Buildings […]

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Trump Considers Borrowing Big for Infrastructure, Tying It to Healthcare (WaPo, The Hill) Another Idea: Trump’s Billionaire Friends Could Steer Infrastructure (CNNMoney) Amtrak Knew of Defect Before Penn Station Derailment; Christie Withholds Payments (NYT, Bloomberg) California Clears Tax Hikes for Transportation Plan (AP) Proposed Amtrak Cuts Target Trump Country (Seattle PI) In Honolulu, Lawmakers Approve $1.2B for Beleaguered […]