Today’s Headlines

  • Texas Dominates Census List of Fastest-Growing Cities in America (Biz Insider)
  • How Will DC Metro Service Cuts Affect Low-Income Riders? (WaPo, CityLab)
  • Five Companies That Are Crushing Bike to Work Day (Bicycling)
  • Most Americans Actually Don’t Use Ride-Hailing (WSJ)
  • Sacramento Streetcar Line Gets TOD Boost From Feds (Sac Biz Journal)
  • Portland Voters OK Four-Year Gas Tax (Oregonian)
  • Seattle and Portland Show What Growth Looks Like Sans Sprawl (Vox)
  • Atlanta City Council to Nail Down Transpo Projects for Ballot (Atlanta Biz Journal)
  • Another Lawsuit Filed Over Minneapolis Light Rail Plans (F&C)
  • Baltimore Hopes to Break Bike to Work Day Records (Baltimore Mag)

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In Spite of High-Profile Accidents, Rails Are Safer Than Ever (AP, USA Today) LaHood Praises Bans on Texting Behind the Wheel (The Hill) Baltimore County Exec to Take Reins of Busy Maryland DOT (WaPo, Capital Gazette) Lessons Learned from Charlotte’s Streetcar Battles (Charlotte Biz Journal) Zappos Founder’s Project 100 Tries to Get People Out of Cars in Vegas (Good) […]

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House Dems Work to Protect Bike/Ped Funding (The Hill) Railroads Might Shut Down if They Can’t Meet Safety Deadline (Chicago Trib) Oil Wins in California’s Climate Bill (ThinkProgress) Washington, Oregon BRT Projects Score Funding from Feds (Columbian, Register Guard) SunRail to Ink Deal for Expansion in Florida (Orlando Biz Journal) Feds, Amtrak Try to Work […]

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DC, Boston Rank Highest Among Big Cities in Bike/Walk Commute Rate (Fast CoExist) GOP vs. Dems in Maryland’s Transportation Spending Battle (Baltimore Sun) Miami Campaign Looks for “100 Great Ideas” for Mobility (Miami Herald) Nashville Biz Leaders Push to Become Partners on Transit (Nashville Biz Journal) Can Bridj Fill Boston’s Late-Night T Void? (Transit Wire) Cato Genius Randal O’Toole […]

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Obama to Call for Shifting Transportation Away from Oil (WaPo) Why are Gas Taxes “Back in Fashion”? (Reuters) London’s New Bike Plan Takes Some Cues from Portland (Bike Portland) Shuster Sums Up Yesterday’s MAP-21 Hearing Rail Traffic = Humming Economy (Business Insider) Missouri Senate Passes 1-Cent Sales Tax for Transpo (AP) California Assembly Member Targets High-Speed […]

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House GOP Rep Says Long-Term Transpo Funding Is Priority (The Hill) People for Bikes Reaches 1 Million Petition Signatures (Bike Portland) How Have Young People’s Commuting Habits Changed Since 1980? (Next City) Atlanta Streetcar Won’t Open This Weekend as Planned (Atlanta Biz Journal) Tulsa Wants New Passenger Rail to Reach Downtown (Newson6) Apple Works on […]

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Atlanta Transit Chief Moves to Boston to Head the T (Boston.com) To Fund Transpo Projects, Wisconsin Looks at Mileage-Based Driving Fee (Journal Sentinel) Ohio Senator Touts Work on Bus Safety (The Hill) San Clemente Works on Landmark Bike/Ped Plan (OC Register) DIY “Crosswalk Vigilante” Strikes Pittsburgh Neighborhood (Post-Gazette) Uptown Houston Goes for $85.5M Transit Project […]