Today’s Headlines

  • Why Black Lives Matter Highway Protests Make a Dramatic Statement About Institutional Racism (WaPo)
  • Colorado Independent Explains the Terrible Plan to Widen I-70 in North Denver
  • Nearly 8 in 10 Drivers Expressed Anger or “Road Rage” in the Past Year (AP)
  • Bike Share Programs Increasingly Stocked with Detroit-Made Bikes (Bloomberg)
  • Consumer Groups Want to Keep Autonomous Cars Off Streets Pending Safety Rules (Morning Consult)
  • Teenagers Caught Driving and Playing Pokémon Go Near Busy Pedestrian Intersection (Guardian)
  • Portland’s Transportation Director on Why Women Love Bike-Share (Willamette Week)
  • Columbus’s Smart City Application Says the Proposal Will Help City Sidestep Light Rail (Business First)
  • Salt Lake City Has More Than Enough Parking (Building Salt Lake)
  • Bicyclists Are Excited About Minneapolis’ Incoming Public Works Director (Star Tribune)

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Anthony Foxx on Track for Senate Confirmation (WSJ, Charlotte Observer) What’s Next for the 81-Year-Old (As of Yesterday) Federal Gas Tax? (Forbes) Study on Why Cities Spur Innovation: It’s All About the People (Atlantic Cities) Andres Duany on How the “Mormon Grid” Got It Right in Salt Lake City (SL Trib) California Chooses Contractor for […]

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Obama to Announce 2014 Budget Proposal This Week (NYT) White House Cuts Another $232M From Transportation and Housing For 2013 (Politico) USDOT Secretary Contender Anthony Foxx Rejects Mayoral Re-election Bid (Charlotte Post) Frank Lautenberg Might Retire Sooner Than Expected (Politico) T&I Committee Agenda Shapes Up (The Hill) Margaret Thatcher’s Public Transport Legacy (Next City) DC […]

The American Bike-Share Fleet Has Doubled Since January

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This has been an epic year for bike-share in America. According to a report from the Earth Policy Institute, the opening of Bay Area Bike Share yesterday brought the cumulative size of the bike-share fleets in U.S. cities to 18,000 bikes, more than twice what it was at the beginning of 2013. There are now […]

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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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Amtrak Weighs Selling Northeast Real Estate to Developers (Bloomberg) Why is Metro Commuting Waning in DC? (WaPo) New “Flyover Bridge” to Reduce Rail Congestion in Chicago (Chicago Trib) EPA Invites Applications for Smart Growth Assistance Do Jobs or Housing Motivate People to Move? (CityLab) Developers and Activists Urge Miami to Ditch Parking Reqs for Small Buildings […]