Today’s Headlines

  • Black Lives Matter Demonstrators Occupy Streets and Highways, Hundreds Arrested (NPR)
  • Many Cities Put Politically Tricky Transit Issues to Voters (StarTrib)
  • Virginia Unveils Big Plans to “Ease Congestion,” Including Better Rail (WaPo, GGW)
  • Long-Term Projects Take a Hit With Jersey’s Transportation Fund Stalemate (AP)
  • A Colorful Reimagining of an LA Freeway Spur (LA Times)
  • Philly’s SEPTA Foresees Depleted Service Through Labor Day (Inquirer)
  • NRDC Lays Out a New Plan for Clean Transportation
  • Miami Beach to Weigh Streetcar Options (Miami Herald)
  • In DC, Federal Commuter Transit Benefits May Soon Apply to Uber (WaPo)
  • Report Finds Failure to Cooperate on San Diego Bike-Share (San Diego Reader)

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In His Last Few Weeks, Boehner Will Grapple With Transportation Bill (WaPo) GOP Lawmakers Look at String of Tax Cuts to Fund Transpo (The Hill) Next City Welcomed “the First Urbanist Pope” to Philly San Diego Thinks Big on Transportation Future (SD Union-Trib) Feds Sign Off on $93M for SunRail Expansion in Florida (WMFE) How Many […]

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Beware the Trump Infrastructure Plan (New Republic) The Guy in Charge of Transportation for Trump’s Transition Team Is an Industry Lobbyist (NYT) What the New White House Means for MD’s Purple Line (WaPo) Re-elected Miami Mayor Wants Bold Transit Expansion (Miami Herald) Meet the People Who Mobilized to Defeat Metro Detroit Transit Plan (Michigan CapCon) Chicago Races for Red Line Funds Before […]

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The Potential Victims of Sequestration, in Brick and Mortar Terms (TSTC) California Considers Seven Laws to Improve Bicycling, Transit (Cyclelicio.us) Transit Can Only Cut Traffic If Paired With Dense Development, Congestion Pricing (WaPo) Stephanie Pollack & Al Biehler: If the Climate Matters, So Does Transportation (WBUR) San Diego Considers Suspending Giant Bike/Ped Tube Under Coronado Bay Bridge (ABC […]

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Senate Panel Resurrects Transit Commuter Tax Parity (Business Insurance) NYT Ethicist Gives the Thumbs-Up to Scofflaw Cycling Adams Ad Targets Mica’s Work on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Amtrak Honcho Gets Optimistic About High-Speed Rail in Transportation Nation Interview WaPo: New Watchdog Must Restore Faith in Silver Lane San Diego Leaders Explain Support for Bullet Train (U-T San Diego) […]

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Potential Rail Shutdown Over Safety Tech Would Cost Economy $30B (The Hill) Maneuvering Continues on Transpo Bill as Deadline Nears (WSJ) California High-Speed Rail Could Survive a McCarthy-as-Speaker Scenario (Reuters) WaPo: DC Metro’s “Spectacular Failures” Have Warranted Federal Oversight If the Car’s Been Dethroned, What Next for Cities? (Chicago Trib) San Diego Wants Looser Rules for Affordable […]

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Transpo Bill Caught Up in House Leadership Chaos (WaPo) In Unprecedented Move, Feds Take Over DC Metro Safety (GGW, WaPo) San Diego Passes $204B Long-Term Transport Plan (SD Union-Trib) NJ Transit to Take Lead on Hudson River Tunnel Project Studies (NJ.com) Why Experts Are Watching Houston’s New Bus System (PBS News Hour) A Look at the “Go […]