Today’s Headlines

  • Suburban Atlanta Officials Grant Braves Stadium Owner Legal Parking Monopoly (Deadspin)
  • Dozens of Projects Shut Down by Christie as NJ Transpo Funds Run Out (Burlington County News)
  • Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Happens in Pennsylvania (NYT)
  • Average Daily Ridership on the Kansas City Streetcar: 6,000 (KC Star)
  • Milwaukee Okays $40 Million Streetcar Extension to Bucks Stadium (Urban Milwaukee)
  • County Highway Commission Votes 3-2 Against Bike Lanes in Downtown Boise (Boise Weekly)
  • #FreshKermit: El Paso Gets it First Green Bike Lane (KFox14)
  • Houses Are Getting Bigger, Yard Sizes Getting Smaller (Atlantic)
  • Vooch

    On same day the auto Tesla crashed, about 90 Americans were killed and 6,500 Americans were seriously injured in car crashes.

    Self driving cars will always drive the speed limit. That is a winner

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The Purple Line Is Really Happening for Maryland’s DC Suburbs (WaPo, Baltimore Sun) Human Transit’s Jarrett Walker on Why Cars and Cities Don’t Match (WaPo) How Federal Rules Hold Back Mixed-Use Development (Crossroads) Small Towns Aren’t Immune to Big City Conflicts (Next City) New Bill Threatens Bike/Ped Funding in Tennessee (WTVC) DC, Maryland, Virginia Agree on […]

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Chicago Tribune: Hey, Congress, Don’t Favor Cars Over Transit With Double the Budget, Philly’s SEPTA Has Grand Plans (Inquirer) Cincinnati’s Streetcar Victory Took a Decade to Achieve (Urban Cincy) Shuster Pledges to Work With Startups on Transpo Tech (1776) Charlotte Station WSCO Looks at Foxx’s Rise From Mayor to U.S. Transpo Chief Report: Milwaukee Needs Better Transit […]

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LaHood: Feds Will Help with Boise Transit, Including Streetcar (Idaho Statesman, Boise Weekly) NJ Increases Police Presence for Buses (NJ.com) Today in Paranoia: Stanley Kurtz Says Obama Schemes to Kill the Suburbs (Next American City) The Buzz on Freeway Removals (Planetizen) Chicago Plans to “Decrowd” Transit (Chicago Tribune) Long Beach Unfolds Bike-Sharing Plans (Treehugger) A Look […]

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L.A. Purple Line Gets $1.5B From Feds (KPCC) Transit Workers, Supporters Rally for Funding in D.C. (Examiner) Shuster Takes Republican Primary in PA (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) Boston Ranks Safest in Nation for Walking (Mass Live); Orlando Again Ranks Worst (Sentinel) Why Do American-Indians Have Higher Pedestrian Fatality Rates? (KPLU) Study: All Aboard Florida Will Create Over 10,000 Jobs (South Florida Biz […]

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Virginia Beach City Council Votes in Favor of Light Rail Expansion (WAVY) Arlington’s New Bus-Only Lanes Open Soon (WaPo) Cleveland Withholding Funding from Opportunity Corridor in Dispute With State (Cleveland.com) Local Official: Ohio DOT Prefers to Hire Republicans (Dayton Daily News) Albuquerque Getting a Green Bike Lane (City of Albuquerque) Honolulu to Get Federal Assistance […]

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Light Rail Strengthens the Sibling Bond Between Twin Cities (Chicago Trib) Amtrak’s Likely to See Highest Rider Numbers of the Year Today (Columbian) Despite Recent Backlash, Uber’s Still Riding High (Tech Crunch) Montgomery County Goes More Ped-Friendly, But Wastes Money on Parking (Bethesda Now, GGW) Atlanta’s Figuring Out How to Operate Its New Streetcar Safely […]