Today’s Headlines

  • Transit Tax Goes to Voters in Silicon Valley (Mercury News)
  • How Subways Shape Urban Growth (CityLab)
  • Austin Advocates Push for Light Rail on Ballot (Statesman)
  • New Sacramento Transit Chief Vows Fast Action on Bleak Finances (SacBee)
  • Job Sprawl Makes for Long Commutes in Chicago (Chicago Reporter)
  • Metro Shoots Down DC Mayor’s Request to Maintain Late-Night Service (WaPo)
  • Seattle Transit Board Greenlights Speedier Light Rail Plans (The Stranger)
  • Honolulu Mayor: Shorter Rail Line Could Cost Taxpayers Long-Term (Hawaii News Now)
  • Amtrak Makes Policy Allowing Small Pets Permanent (The Hill)
  • Gondolas (Yes, Gondolas), the New Trend in Urban Transport (Bloomberg)