Today’s Headlines

  • Feds Release $20M for DC Metro Repair Plan (WaPo)
  • …As DC Cyclists Make Lemonade of the Service Cuts (CityLab)
  • How 20 Years of Light Rail Have Transformed Dallas (Dallas Morning News)
  • NJ Lawmakers Push Gas Tax Hike, Christie Doesn’t Buy Transit Funding Concerns (NJ.com, Press of AC)
  • Should Seattle Burbs Help Foot the Bill for Light Rail Tunnel? (Seattle Times)
  • Bike Bickering Reveals Deeper Divisions in St. Paul (Minn Post)
  • Utah Ups Its Transit-Oriented Development Game (Salt Lake Trib)
  • While Cars Reign, How Can Mexico City Fix its Pollution Haze? (NYT)
  • A Chat With the Woman Leading Tacoma on Active Transportation (News Trib)

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Seattle Light Rail Plan Will Go on November Ballot (Seattle Times) In LA, Voters Will Decide on Sales Tax for Transpo (LA Times) Will Driverless Cars Kick People Off the Streets? (Atlantic) …Should They Hit a Pedestrian to Save a Passenger? (NYT) While Columbus Took Big Smart City Prize, Other Finalists Will Also Get Funding (Gov Tech) MARTA to […]

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Today’s the Start of Infrastructure Week and Bike to Work Week (Chicago Trib, Bike League) The Hill Highlights Infrastructure Emergencies and the Politics Holding Up Fixes DC Metro to Suspend Late-Night Weekend Service (WTOP) LA Times: How L.A. Can Improve Its Return on Huge Transit Investment? Downtown Buffalo Shifts Away From the Car (Buffalo News) Virginia Beach to […]

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Trump’s Empty Rhetoric on Infrastructure Has Been Exposed (NYT) Transit Industry and Rail Advocates Blast Trump’s Budget (Progressive Railroading) In Chicago, Cycling Enforcement Discriminates Against Black People on Bikes (Chicago Trib) WaPo: Trump Demonizes Cities Because They’re a Threat to His Agenda Seattle Spends More on New Transit Than Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) How the White House Could Derail […]

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LaHood heading to Japan for face-to-face talks with Toyota execs over defective autos … (LAT) … but not before getting lobbied by mag-lev train backers on a Pittsburgh visit (Trib-Review) New York state officials and CSX hold a powwow with the feds to clear up controversy over high-speed rail’s top speed (Dem-Chronicle, Buff. News) Embattled […]

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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) […]

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Are the Feds Handling DC Metro Oversight the Right Way? (American Prospect) Cities Strive to Take On-Demand Mobility Beyond Uber (Next City) Hawaii Struggles to Complete Its Costly Rail Project (NYT) How Transportation Has Figured Into Baltimore’s Inequalities (Places Journal) LA Times: Transit Maintenance Funding Is Key to Avoid Mistakes of DC and SF Cycling Advocates Across […]