Today’s Headlines

  • MARTA’s Wish List in Atlanta Includes Rail Along Belt Line (AJC)
  • Minneapolis Light Rail in Limbo as Lawmakers Negotiate (MPR)
  • Questions Remain a Year After Philly’s Fatal Amtrak Derailment (NPR)
  • Will Congress Have to Step in to Clarify Amtrak’s Regulatory Authority? (Bloomberg BNA)
  • Boston’s Development Boom Spills Beyond Downtown (Globe)
  • In Houston, There’s Not Enough Walkable Urbanism For Everyone Who Wants It (Chron)
  • San Mateo Launches Off Bike-Share on Bike to Work Day (KQED)
  • Seattle Tops Zillow’s List of Bike-Friendliest Cities (KIRO)
  • Portland’s Boom of Protected Bike Lanes (Bike Portland)

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When Will Our Cities Reach Their Climate Tipping Point? (WaPo) Washington, DC: The New Bike City to Watch (People for Bikes) Plans for “Facebook Town” Show Smart Growth Mindset (Atlantic Cities) U.S. Cities Investing More and More in BRT (McClatchy) The Contradictions of Being a Tea Party “Transportation Junkie” (E&E Daily) Light Rail Spurs Housing […]

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Rail Industry Will Spend About $20B on Safety Tech to Meet Congressional Mandate (Information Week) Funding Breakdowns of MAP-21 (BikeLeague) Adams Calls Mica’s Amtrak Gripes “An Election-Year Stunt” (The Hill) VA Senate Rivals Agree on State Control for Dulles Rail (Examiner) Portland Debuts America’s First “Bike Counter” on Bridge (Bike Portland) Will the Next Big Bike Boom Happen in Latin […]

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Lawsuit Filed Against MD’s Purple Line, But Town of Chevy Chase Holds Back (Bethesda Now, WaPo) Texas High-Speed Rail Plans Get More Ambitious (Star-Telegram) Can Math Solve Bike-share’s Rebalancing Problem? (City Lab) Honolulu Anticipates Development Boom with New Rail (Hawaii News Now) FTA Gives New Guidance on Joint Development Projects (Progressive Railroading) Denver Serves as […]

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It’s Bike to Work Day! (HuffPo) Atlantic Cities Celebrates With a List of Bike-Friendliest Neighborhoods in U.S. In Maryland, Over Half of New Gas Tax Money Will Go to Transit (GGW, WaPo) Honoring LaHood: Through a Portrait, and Maybe a Highway? (PJ Star, The Hill) Foxx Vows to Press for Honolulu Rail (Honolulu Civil Beat) Why Are Streetcars […]

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Speaker Boehner: Passing a Long-Term Transportation Bill Is “Doable” (The Hill) Seattle’s King County Cuts 28 Bus Routes, Considers Expanding Paratransit (Q13 Fox, Kirkland Reporter) Market-Rate Parking Comes to Seattle (CrossCut) Divvy Bike-Share Expands to Chicago Suburbs (Sun-Times) Bikelash Snarls Completion of Philly Bike Lane (Inquirer via Planetizen) Rail Line Will Be Restored As Part of I-11 Nevada Boondoggle […]

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Transportation for America Chooses Favorite TIGER Projects An Urbanist’s Review of Pro-Walk Pro-Bike and Its Host City (Community Architect) Pro-Walk Pro-Bike Leaves Behind a Two-Way Cycletrack (Post-Gazette) Maryland Ballot Measure Would Prevent Raiding of Transportation Fund (Herald-Mail) Texas Has $54 Billion in Road Debt and Wants Permission to Spend More (Star-Telegram) Charlotte Finds Streetcar Operational Costs […]