Today’s Headlines

  • MBTA Approves Boston’s Green Line Extension (Globe)
  • Central Florida Will Use Gas Tax Funds for Transit (Fox 35 Orlando)
  • Pre-Construction Work Begins on Albuquerque’s Bus Rapid Transit, Despite Lawsuits (KRQE)
  • Washington Post Scares People Off Their Bikes
  • Austin Chronicle Writer Takes on Victim-Blaming Culture Around Traffic Collisions
  • Buffalo News: Bike Lanes Are Squeezing Drivers
  • Neighborhood Walkability, Body Mass Index More Closely Linked for Men (MD Magazine)
  • Student Safety Project Results in New Bike Lanes in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee)
  • A Pedestrian Scramble in Georgia (WMAZ)
  • Austin Considering Deregulating the Cab Industry (Statesman)
  • Milwaukee Streetcar to Have Dedicated Lanes (Business Journal)

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Street Life in Paris Is “Uncommonly Resilient” (New York Times) Two Charts That Show Why India Desperately Needs to Promote Transit (Scroll.in) Is Hatred of Long Commutes Driving Gentrification? (CityLab) Atlanta Burb: Distracted Driving Leading to “Large Increase” in Ped Injuries (Decatur Metro) Cleveland News Station: Are Our Bike Lanes Backwards? (News Net 5) Austin […]

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Feds Get New Oversight Powers for Transit System Safety (The Hill) Ohio Transit Nears Financial Crisis Without Revenue From Canceled Statewide Tax (Plain Dealer) Texas Congressman: Austin-San Antonio Rail Not Dead Yet (San Antonio Biz Journal) Baltimore Lands Federal Grant for Bus Lanes on Major Avenue (WBAL) Austin Gives Initial OK for $720M Transit Bond on Ballot (Statesman) Portland’s Biketown […]

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Test Run: Amtrak Train to Hit 110 MPH Today in Illinois (HuffPo) Virginia Considers New Models for Transit Funding (Richmond Times-Dispatch) Sacramento Railyards Poised for Rebirth (NRDC Switchboard) Academic Focus on Biking Now Includes Sociology, Anthropology (Inside Higher Ed) When Is It Best to Convert a Rail Line to Another Use? (Pedestrian Observations) Can Tax […]

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T4A: Feds Need to Rethink How They Want States to Measure Congestion Austin Unveils 10-Year Transportation Plan Calling for Bus Rapid Transit (Business Journals) Famed Sports Writer Peter King Called Out for Driving in the Bike Lane (Deadspin) Charlotte Considers Adding a Protected Bike Lane (Charlotte Observer) Under-Construction Sound Transit Light Rail Package Is 86 Percent […]

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NRDC on Why U.S. DOT Should Require States to Measure Carbon Emissions From Transportation Louisiana Congressman Blames Buses for Baton Rouge’s Traffic Problems (Mass Transit) Anthony Foxx Finishes His Tour of the Netherlands (Mass Transit) Does Transit Always Increase Land Value? (CityLab) Sacramento Streetcar Proponents Are Back With a Pricier Plan (Sacramento Bee) Elementary School Students in […]

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Foxx Rejects Federal Oversight for DC Metro (WaPo) Airlines: Don’t Divert TSA Fees for Transpo Bill (Travel Pulse, The Hill) Bipartisan Duo Say Offshore Taxes Are the Only Answer (The Hill) DOT Rule Changes Make It Easier to Add Bike Lanes (Tampa Bay Times) San Diego Votes Today on Big Transit Plans (NBC San Diego) Progressive […]