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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Senate Panel Backs $100M for Modernizing Chicago’s Red, Purple Lines (Chicago Trib) Newly Appointed NJ Transit Chief Backs Out of Job (NYT, NJ.com) In DC, Is WMATA Riders’ Advocacy Group Done For? (WaPo) California High-Speed Rail Officials Tweak Business Plan (AP) NACTO Offers Guidance on Where to Place Bike-Share Stations (Next City) Uber Reaches Settlement in Driver Status Suits in California, Massachusetts […]

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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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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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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 […]

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Transportation Doesn’t Make Obama’s Short To-Do List (Trans Issues Daily) Boxer: Transportation Conference “Past the Organizational Stage” (The Hill) Bike Advocates Activate Campaign to Keep Cardin-Cochran Amendment (Bike Portland) Sources Say GOP Ready to Bend on Keystone (It’s Good Election Fodder) (The Hill) Foreign Nails May Screw Up Buy America Requirements (Salt Lake Tribune) The Oil and Gas Industry […]

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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 […]