Today’s Headlines

  • Indianapolis Council Sends Transit Expansion Package to Voters (Indy Star)
  • Feds Order Immediate Safety Fixes for DC Metro (Daily Caller)
  • Scaled-Back Green Line Extension Moves Forward in Boston (Globe)
  • Former Christie Adviser Named Interim Chief of Staff of New Jersey Transit (Record)
  • Houston’s Metro Boss Plans for the Future (Houston Chron)
  • Feds Hold Back Half-Billion for Honolulu Rail (AP)
  • It’s National Protected Bike Lane Week (Bicycle Retailer)
  • How Austin’s Vote on Uber/Lyft Fingerprinting Could Have National Impacts (DC Inno)
  • Cities Use Strava App to Tap Into Cycling Data (Guardian)

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Feds Get a Mountain of Opinions on Driverless Cars (WaPo, The Verge) Why Does It Take a Crisis for Americans to Care About Infrastructure? (New Yorker) Amtrak Safety Lapses Found, as Feds Order Retraining of Workers (WSJ, Philly Biz Journal) Transit Systems Look to Uber, Lyft to Provide Services for Disabled (AP) Atlanta Transit Projects Compete for Funding […]

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Over 260 Amendments Up in the Air for House Transpo Bill (The Hill) Paul Ryan Wants to Try “Open Process” With Bill (National Journal) For Congress of Cities, Nashville Welcomes Local Leaders From Across U.S. (Tennessean) Top Choice to Run DC Metro Now Out of the Running (WaPo) Will Anthony Foxx Destroy DC Metro in Order to […]

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DC-Area Leaders Hate the Idea of Prolonged Metro Shutdowns – But They Accept It (WaPo) GGW On How Such Shutdowns Could Work With Substitute Transit Routes Why Has the U.S. Let Its Transit Slip This Far? (The Conversation) How Massachusetts’ Unlikely Transit Boss Is Making It Work (Gov Tech) North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Law May Compel Feds to Withhold Transpo Funding […]

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Seattle Light Rail Plan Will Go on November Ballot (Seattle Times) In LA, Voters Will Decide on Sales Tax for Transpo (LA Times) Will Driverless Cars Kick People Off the Streets? (Atlantic) …Should They Hit a Pedestrian to Save a Passenger? (NYT) While Columbus Took Big Smart City Prize, Other Finalists Will Also Get Funding (Gov Tech) MARTA to […]

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Gallup: Boston, San Fran, Chicago Lead Nation in “Active Living” (Chicago Trib) ITDP Sprawl Is Outpacing Transit, and It’s Terrible for the Climate (AFP) What’s at Stake for Rail in This Year’s Elections? (Progressive Railroading) Envisioning a Multi-County Transit System for NE Ohio (Plain Dealer) Troubled NJ Transit Faces Prospect of Legislative Inquiry (Bloomberg) Feds to Support TOD […]

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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 […]