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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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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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Slight Rises in Cycling Tied to Huge Reductions in Congestion (LAB) Sens. Boxer and Inhofe Continue to Exemplify Bipartisanship in Transpo Conference (WaPo) Philadelphia’s “Textizen” Program Is Citizen Engagement For the Digital Age (Next Am. City) Bike-share’s Arrival in New York Signals Dawn of the Citizen Cyclist (Atlantic Cities) Building Cities Healthy for People and […]

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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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San Diego Trolley Extension Gets $1 Billion From the Feds (KPBS) Wall Street Journal Pretends Sprawl and High Rises Are the Only Housing Options Self-Driving Car Smiles at Pedestrians to Let Them Know It’s Safe to Cross (Fast Company) Peak Victim Blaming? 11-Year-Old Critically Injured — “Could Happen to Any Driver” (Q13Fox) Fresno Installs First Green Bike […]

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Study: Traffic Collisions Cost $299.5 Billion a Year, Leading Killer of Americans 5-34 (National Journal) Commuter Transit Tax Benefit Set to Expire This Year (TransNat) Detroit Buses Back in Service After Strike Over Safety for Drivers (Hill, Detroit News) CA HSR: To Build Big and Bold or Small and Less Costly? (Politico) Obama’s Vision for HSR […]