Today’s Headlines

  • In Austin, Voters Shoot Down Uber, Lyft Plan to Self-Regulate (USA Today)
  • Kansas City Celebrates Streetcar Opening After Years of Planning (KC Star)
  • How Did Boston’s Green Line Extension Go Off the Rails? (Boston Globe)
  • Light Rail or Elevated Expressways for Vegas? (Review-Journal)
  • Rail Fans Communicate to DC Metro Riders When WMATA Can’t/Won’t (WTOP)
  • The Push for a Bike Lane at the US-Mexico Border (CityLab)
  • Bikeability, Walkability Command a Premium in Philly (Inquirer)
  • Europe’s Biggest Railway Works on Self-Driving Cars (Fortune)
  • A Cross-Country Journey… on a Citi Bike (Newsweek)

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Midwest Rail Advocates Take the Fight to Scott Walker

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In November, voters in 36 states will head to the polls to choose governors. Among the state leaders up for reelection is Wisconsin’s Scott Walker, who faces a strong challenge from Democrat and former Trek Bicycle executive Mary Burke. Walker is one of three Republican governors who rejected high-speed rail funds from the Obama administration in 2010 […]

Midwest Rail Advocates Take the Fight to Scott Walker

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In November, voters in 36 states will head to the polls to choose governors. Among the state leaders up for reelection is Wisconsin’s Scott Walker, who faces a strong challenge from Democrat and former Trek Bicycle executive Mary Burke. Walker is one of three Republican governors who rejected high-speed rail funds from the Obama administration in 2010 […]

Today’s Headlines

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What Has VP Nominee Tim Kaine Done for Cities? (CityLab) On the Hunt for a National Testing Site for Self-Driving Cars (NYT) Feds Give Honolulu More Time for Rail Plan (Honolulu Civil Beat) NJ Lawmakers Reach New Deal on Transportation Fund, But Christie Holds Off (WSJ) What Happens to Twin Cities Burbs If Light Rail Doesn’t Come? (StarTrib) […]

Today’s Headlines

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Now That the Water Bill Is Done, Will Congress Pass a Rail Reauthorization? (The Hill) Connecticut Needs to Upgrade Old Infrastructure — Or Learn to Live with Long Commutes (AP) Because Hey, Every Driver Prefers Subsidized Roads to Ones They Pay For Themselves (WSB) Austin to Improve Bike Lane Connectivity (KVUE) News-Observer: Wake County, NC, […]

Today’s Headlines

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More Zany Ideas for Protecting Pedestrians from Self-Driving Cars (City Observatory) The 10 Deadliest States for Pedestrians (790 KABC) Slate: Uber and Lyft Could Have the Biggest Impact in the South Enormous Mixed-Use Development Promises to Make Miami More Walkable (WLRN) Fresno to Begin Construction on Bus Rapid Transit System This Month (Fresno Bee) London […]

Today’s Headlines

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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 […]