Today’s Headlines

  • Campaign for Dedicated Funding for DC Metro Taking Shape (Washington Biz Journal)
  • Next City: What Does a Smarter, More Equitable Transportation System Look Like?
  • African-American Teen Sues Cops Who Tasered Her For Biking at Tacoma Mall (NYT)
  • Feds Order Boston Transit to Revise Civil Rights Policies (Boston.com)
  • Pittsburgh, Columbus Pitch for the Smart Cities Challenge (Post-Gazette, Dispatch)
  • Honolulu Rail Project Uncertain After Feds Estimate Higher Price Tag (Honolulu Civil Beat)
  • How Cities Can Innovate to Fund Infrastructure (Houston Public Media)
  • Engineer in Last Year’s Philly Amtrak Crash Likely Distracted (Inquirer)
  • Minnesota Governor Backs Off Gas Tax Hike (StarTrib)
  • Vooch

    everyone should watch the video of the child being brutalized at the Tacoma Mall – a horrifying atrocity

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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) […]

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Miami Republican Rep. Diaz-Balart Will Oversee Money for Transpo (McClatchy) Gabe Klein Talks to Gov Tech About Transit Start-up Bridj Salt Lake City Mayor to Head National League of Cities (AP) After Months of Delays, Phoenix Bike-Share Kicks Off Tomorrow (KTAR) Death of Arlington Streetcar Shows Growing Rift in Transit Movement (Salon) Feds Give Green Light to […]

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Governors Don’t Expect Trump to Follow Through on Infrastructure Spending Talk (McClatchy, Hill) Caltrain Buys Time on Electrification While Waiting on Feds (SF Examiner) Indianapolis Approves Tax for Major Transit Expansion (Indy Star) Seattle Tops Nation in Growth of Transit Ridership (Seattle PI) Sacramento Wants to Shake Up Its 30-Year-Old Bus System (Sac Bee) Hawaii Senators Shoot […]

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Why the UN’s Habitat III Conference Matters for the Future of Cities (CityLab) Feds Put Hudson Rail Tunnel Project on Fast Track (WSJ) After Crash, NJ Lawmakers Seek $10M for Train Safety Tech (NJ.com) Retirement Communities of the Future Will Be Walkable and Urban (NYT) FTA Gives Out $8M for “Mobility on Demand” Solutions (Progressive […]

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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) […]

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Researchers Introduce International Transit-Oriented Development Scorecard (Trust.org) Work on DC’s Silver Line Nearly Complete (WaPo) Honolulu Updates Feds on High-Speed Rail Project (Pacific Biz News) Thousands in Utah Took Advantage of Free Transit Passes (AP) Texas Could Face Same Obstacles as California on High-Speed Rail (CAHSR Blog) Atlantic Cities Finds Link Between Sprawl and Republicanism […]