Today’s Headlines

  • Maryland’s Purple Line Gets $875M Loan from Feds (Progressive Railroading)
  • Legal Battles Continue Over Albuquerque’s BRT (ABQ Journal)
  • Portland Streetcar to Branch Out With New Routes (Oregonian)
  • Why Toronto Transit Beats Chicago’s (Chicago Trib)
  • Car-Free Future Possible for Iconic Street in Toronto (CBC)
  • Dallas’s Downtown Parking Boom (Dallas News)
  • Boston’s Commuter Rail Stations Drive Development (Boston Globe)
  • Cleveland’s BRT Serves as Model for Detroit (Detroit Free Press)
  • Successes Along Minneapolis’s Green Line (MPR)
  • Why Is McDonald’s Moving Its HQ from Burbs to the City? (Chicago Mag)
  • Connecticut Invests in TOD in 11 Communities (Hartford Courant)

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Why Cleveland Won’t Get Much Back From the RNC (Slate) GOP Delegates Split on Climate Change (Scientific American) Congress Has a Month to Sign Off on Funding for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo) Minneapolis Light Rail Clears Milestone But Still Lacks Funds (StarTrib) Feds Greenlight BRT for Stretch of Historic Route 66 (AP) Can Nashville Be […]

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Nashville Mayor Puts the Brakes on BRT (Nashville Post) Major Expansion Planned for NYC’s Citi Bike (Streetsblog NYC) Why Aren’t the California Governor Candidates Talking About High-Speed Rail? (LAT) Amtrak Looks Into Chicago Gridlock (Red Eye Chicago, Plain Dealer) Obama Reportedly Searching for New Auto Safety Chief (Reuters) It’s a Good Bet Maryland’s Purple Line […]

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Obama, Foxx, Newspapers Take Lawmakers to Task on Stopgap (Politico, The Hill) After Touting Intelligent Transpo, Obama to Unveil Infrastructure Plan Today (GovTech, The Hill) Driverless Cars See More Spotlight (Scientific American) Detroit Streetcar Supporters Predict Development Boom (Free Press) 180 Cities Worldwide Have Embraced BRT (Citiscope) How Will Property Owners in Chicago Be Compensated for Red […]

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DOT Awards $600M in TIGER Grants, Including $30M for BRT, Bikes in Nevada… (AP) …$12.5M to Keep Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Chugging (Denver Post) …$12.2M for Detroit Streetcar (Detroit Free Press) …$24.9M for BRT in Richmond, VA (Richmond Times-Dispatch) …$23M to Improve Riverfront and Freight Service in CT (Hartford Courant) The Hill Flags “Players to Watch” for Transportation in Fall […]

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Detroit Leaders Reach Deal on Transit Plan (Detroit Free Press) Injunction Stops Work on Albuquerque BRT (Business Journals) Atlanta to Use $10 Million TIGER Grant to Complete an Important Street (AJC) Omaha’s Progress Toward Becoming a Walkable City (World-Herald) Gated Communities Undermine Walkability (Miami News Today) Duluth Installing “Super Sidewalks” For Cyclists and Pedestrians to […]

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Low Gas Prices Leave Northern Virginia Scrambling for Transit Money (WaPo) New Orleans Expands Transit With Round-the-Clock Service (Times-Picayune) Denver’s Airport Rail Line Opens Friday (Denver Post) Quick-Build Bike Projects Are Trending (Next City, Wired) Al Franken Urges Minnesota to Act on Light Rail (StarTrib) Population Rebounds NJ Transit Stations (Asbury Park Press) Detroit Voters Weigh BRT, Airport […]