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Planners in Maine Say They Were Forced to Approve Highway Project (Bangor Daily News) Inspectors: 10 “Segments of Concern” on Metro’s Six Rail Lines (WaPo) New Map Shows the Most Stressful Places for Cyclists in D.C. (WaPo) Salt Lake City Fire Department Assures Residents Street With Bike Lanes Is Safe (Salt Lake Trib) Caltrans Launches […]

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Will Federal Safety Officials Consider Transit a Death-Reduction Strategy? (The Hill) …Yes, According to NTSB’s Twitter Account The Case for Moving Toward Pilot Projects and Away From Big Ideas (Commonwealth Magazine) W. Virginia, D.C., Oklahoma and Louisiana Big Winners in U.S. DOT “Fastlane” Grants (The Advocate) Cleveland Debuts Another Unorthodox Bike Lane Design (Scene) In […]

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Office Workers Prefer Walkable Environments to Sprawl by a Wide Margin (Better Cities & Towns!) CityLab: America’s “Infrastructure Crisis” is Really More of a Maintenance Crisis Lincoln, Nebraska, Finalizes Plans for Two-Way Downtown Protected Bike Lane (Downtown Lincoln) Fallen Pedestrian Forced to Travel Dangerous Route to Work (St. Louis Post Dispatch) Jacksonville Transit Ridership Up […]

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The Week: Is America’s Urban Comeback Overhyped? $1.1 billion Spent on L.A.’s I-405 and It’s Still Congested (L.A. Weekly) Only Relatively Recently Did Women Begin to Have a Say in How Cities Develop (The Guardian) Sprawl Booster Starts New Think Tank Promoting Houston, “Opportunity Urbanism” (Chronicle) Topeka, Kansas, Launching Bike-Share with Social Bikes (Washburn Review) […]

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Atlanta Gets $18 Million TIGER Grant for BeltLine (Atlanta Daily World) …While Charlotte’s Streetcar Strikes Out With TIGER (Charlotte Observer) Shuster to Take a Spin Today in Driverless Car (National Journal) Even When “Green,” Sprawl Is Still Sprawl (Switchboard NRDC) Baltimore Planners Envision New Development Near Transit (Baltimore Sun) L.A. Times: Stop Ignoring Freeway Pollution […]

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Longtime Backers of California High-Speed Rail Raise Legal Objections (LAT) Would the Maryland Gas Tax Go to Transit or Roads? (Examiner) WSJ: “Welcome to the Revival of the Railway Age” Rep. LaTourette: Miles-Traveled Tax Could Happen “Tomorrow” (Bloomberg) NOLA Transit Strives for Accord With Civil Rights Act (NOLA.com) Denver Sees Transit-Oriented Development After Decades of […]