Today’s Headlines

  • Data From Feds Confirm the Rise in Demand for Central Cities (WaPo)
  • The Guardian Has a Rather Paranoid Take on Sidewalk Labs’ Work in Columbus and Elsewhere
  • Philly, Nashville, Spokane, and Ramsey County Named Winners of DOT Design Challenge (E Turbo News)
  • In Philly, Feds Will Help Reimagine Vine Street Expressway (Inquirer)
  • Study: Homes Near Seattle Light Rail Command a Premium (Seattle Times)
  • DC Metro to Cut 500 Jobs (WaPo)
  • As Atlanta Streetcar Shutdown Looms, Mayor Urges Taking the Long View (AJC)
  • Fort Worth Commuter Rail Gets Initial Signoff from Feds (Star-Telegram)
  • Cost Estimate Soars for Massachusetts South Coast Line (Boston Globe)
  • Anaheim Streetcar Plans Hit an Obstacle (OC Register)

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CNN Highlights the Sorry State of America’s Infrastructure Georgia Threatens to Shut Down Atlanta Streetcar (AJC) Seattle Bumps Up Timeline for Light Rail Projects (Seattle Times) Uber Preps to Meet Demand During DC Metro Work (WaPo, The Hill) Google Plans Self-Driving Car Center Near Detroit (Detroit Free Press) Driverless Car Tech to Get Boost from US-Israel Collaboration […]

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To Understand the Rage in Charlotte, Look to the History of Its Roads (ThinkProgress) G-7 Welcomes U.S. Driverless Car Guidelines (Seattle Times) Voters in NJ, Illinois Could Opt to Protect Transportation Funds (Governing) BRT Posed as Answer to Miami’s Traffic Congestion (Miami Herald) If DC Metro Cancels Late-Night Service, Can Uber and Lyft Fill the Gap? (WaPo) […]

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Texas Dominates Census List of Fastest-Growing Cities in America (Biz Insider) How Will DC Metro Service Cuts Affect Low-Income Riders? (WaPo, CityLab) Five Companies That Are Crushing Bike to Work Day (Bicycling) Most Americans Actually Don’t Use Ride-Hailing (WSJ) Sacramento Streetcar Line Gets TOD Boost From Feds (Sac Biz Journal) Portland Voters OK Four-Year Gas Tax (Oregonian) Seattle and Portland […]

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Bipartisan Twitter Fest This Week Turns Up Heat for Transportation Bill (WaPo) As House Readies for Bill, Foxx Set to Testify Wednesday (Transport Topics) How Rep. Delaney Won Support for an “Out-of-the Box” Funding Idea (WaPo) Chicago Gets $120M From Feds for O’Hare Line (Sun Times) House Amtrak Bill Would Give More Autonomy to NE […]

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Dallas-Houston Rail Tough Sell for Rural Communities (Texas Trib) With Streetcar Off the Table, What’s Next for Arlington’s Columbia Pike? (WaPo, GGW) Post-Fallout, Uber Brings in Top Privacy Lawyers (The Hill) Boston Globe Gives New Governor Advice on Transportation How Can Twin Cities Do Better With TOD? (TC Daily Planet) Debut of DC’s New Metro Cars Could Be Delayed […]

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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 […]