Today’s Headlines

  • Chris Mims: Driverless Cars Will Fuel Suburban Sprawl (WSJ)
  • LA Times: Is Permanent Sales Tax the Answer for Great Transit in LA?
  • Massachusetts’ $14.8B Transit Budget Focuses on Reliability (Globe)
  • Ahead of Fall Vote, Foxx Urges Raleigh to Expand Commuting Options (News Observer)
  • A New Approach to Florida’s Planned Communities (Urban Land)
  • El Paso Thinking Big About Transit (Gov Tech)
  • Detroit’s Bike Projects, Past and Future (WDET)
  • St. Louis Light Rail Expansion Gets Pushback From Key Official (STL Today)
  • Downtown Indianapolis Transit Hub Debuts (Inside Indiana Biz)
  • Kansas City Factions Dispute Value of Streetcar (KC Biz Journal)
  • Will Rio’s Subway Be Ready for the Olympics? (WaPo)

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Feds Pledge $1B for Boston’s Green Line Extension (Boston Globe) Stimulus Results Are Tangible With Rail, But Where Are the Funds Now? (Roll Call) Milwaukee Groups Push for Rapid Transit Instead of I-94 Expansion (Milwaukee Biz Journal) Transit Tax Break Extended… for a Few Weeks (The Hill) After Greenlight Pinellas Bombed, Is Tampa Ready to […]

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Transit Know-Nothing John Mica Could Become the Next U.S. Transpo Secretary (Florida Politics) Trump’s Transpo Transition Pick Is All About Building Roads (Curbed) Transportation Issues to Track During the Lame Duck Session (The Hill) Sound Transit Vows to Move Quickly on the $54B Package Voters Approved (Puget Sound Biz Journal) What $2.8B Could Do for Atlanta Transit (Next City) California High-Speed Rail […]

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NY Times Looks at the Transformative Impact of Atlanta’s BeltLine In Nashville, “Eye-Popping” Pedestrian Bridge Will Link Two Neighborhoods (Tennessean) Slate Covers TransitCenter’s Latest Report on Public Transit and Private Mobility Companies To Save Kids’ Lives, LA Needs Walkable Streets (LA Times) New Proterra Electric Bus Model Can Go 18 Hours Without a Charge (International Biz Times) Feds […]

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Governors Don’t Expect Trump to Follow Through on Infrastructure Spending Talk (McClatchy, Hill) Caltrain Buys Time on Electrification While Waiting on Feds (SF Examiner) Indianapolis Approves Tax for Major Transit Expansion (Indy Star) Seattle Tops Nation in Growth of Transit Ridership (Seattle PI) Sacramento Wants to Shake Up Its 30-Year-Old Bus System (Sac Bee) Hawaii Senators Shoot […]

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Feds Get a Mountain of Opinions on Driverless Cars (WaPo, The Verge) Why Does It Take a Crisis for Americans to Care About Infrastructure? (New Yorker) Amtrak Safety Lapses Found, as Feds Order Retraining of Workers (WSJ, Philly Biz Journal) Transit Systems Look to Uber, Lyft to Provide Services for Disabled (AP) Atlanta Transit Projects Compete for Funding […]

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Obama Urges Action on Highway Trust Fund: “It’s Not Crazy. It’s Not Socialism” (Biz Insider) Foxx Warns That State Funding Will Be Rationed Starting August 1 … (Dallas News) … And Defends Obama for Dragging Feet on Gas Tax (Roll Call) With Holiday Weekend Coming, Gas Prices Reach Six-Year High (The Hill) LaHood Encourages Missouri […]