Today’s Headlines

  • How Tampa’s $6B Highway Expansion Will Burden People of Color (Tampa Bay Times)
  • Who’s Going to Win the Smart City Challenge? (CS Monitor, Route 50)
  • VW’s Hardly the Only Carmaker Flouting Pollution Limits (NYT)
  • Foxx Visits Montgomery, AL, Tomorrow for Bus Boycott Symposium (Alabama News)
  • New DC Metro Official Vows to Fix “Gaping Holes” in Safety (WaPo)
  • Alternatives Proposed as Costs Mount for Honolulu Rail (Honolulu Biz Journal)
  • Study Highlights Houston’s Transit Challenges (Houston Chron)
  • National Review: A Transit Lesson for Conservatives
  • Will the “We Love Our Cars” Campaign Threaten Seattle Light Rail? (Next City)
  • Freeway Teardown a Possibility for Downtown Dallas (Dallas News)
  • Fairfax, VA, Residents Challenge Plans for Higher Density (WaPo)

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
As He Plans for “Year of Action,” Obama Heads to St. Paul to Talk Transpo (AP, Jamestown Sun) California Bullet Train Gets Funding Extension (AP) C40 Mayors Look at Challenges for Sustainable Cities (Green Biz) $1.9B Federal Loan Moves Forward for Dulles Rail Project (Patch, WaPo) Now Half Complete, L.A.’s Gold Line Extension Expected to Spur Development […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Foxx Warns State DOTs That Funding Could Be Cut Off Soon (The Hill) At HUD, Julian Castro Will Take on Obama’s Climate Work (National Journal) California, Amtrak Back Out of Joint Bid on High-Speed Rail (AP) Proposal to Raise Gas Tax Wins Praise From WaPo, NRDC Switchboard While Gannett Notes Mixed Opinions, and Forbes Sniffs Out a Gimmick in the Funding […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Biden Chides Florida Gov. for Snubbing Rail Money (Miami Herald) Why Gas Prices Are More Complicated Than You Think (WaPo) What Happens When You Tear Down a Highway? (Infrastructurist) LaHood Backs Honolulu Rail Project (Hawaii Reporter) Why NYC Bike Lane Skeptics Are Wrong (WNYC) New Carrollton Metro One Step Closer to Redevelopment (WaPo) Massachusetts Transportation […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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) […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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 […]

Today’s Headlines

|
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 […]