Today’s Headlines

  • What 100 Mayoral Speeches Say About the State of U.S. Cities (Next City)
  • In San Ysidro, Busiest Border Entry in Western Hemisphere Gets Pedestrian Crossing (Union-Trib)
  • Tesla Asked to Brief Senate on Fatal Self-Driving Car Crash (The Verge)
  • Oregon May Push High-Speed Rail Into Distant Future (Register-Guard)
  • Transit Agencies Use Pokemon Go to Spur Ridership (Progressive Railroading)
  • Northern Denver Burbs to Get Rail Link This Month (Denver Post)
  • Why Has Growth Been Slow for Fort Collins BRT Corridor? (Coloradoan)
  • Athens, GA, Considers Permanent Free Rides for Young People (Online Athens)
  • Utah Board Speeds Up Funding for Provo BRT (Deseret News)
  • Vancouver Sees “Sea Change” in Businesses’ Attitudes Toward Bike Lanes (Sun)

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Amtrak Asks for 16% Funding Bump From Congress (Railway Age, The Hill) Will the Tennessee House Kill Nashville BRT? (Tennessean) Baton Rouge to New Orleans: 1.5 Hours, 10 Bucks (Times-Picayune) Netherlands’ “Cycle Path Society” Marks 100-Year Anniversary (Treehugger) Report: Development Choices Will Make the Difference for Downtown San Jose (Mercury News) NJ Spotlight Profiles the Man […]

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DOT Awards $600M in TIGER Grants, Including $30M for BRT, Bikes in Nevada… (AP) …$12.5M to Keep Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Chugging (Denver Post) …$12.2M for Detroit Streetcar (Detroit Free Press) …$24.9M for BRT in Richmond, VA (Richmond Times-Dispatch) …$23M to Improve Riverfront and Freight Service in CT (Hartford Courant) The Hill Flags “Players to Watch” for Transportation in Fall […]

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Pressure Grows for DC Metro to Return Late-Night Service (WAMU) Why Was NJ Transit Train Speeding Before Crash? (Atlantic) Pittsburgh to Launch New Mobility Department Next Year (PGH City Paper) Milwaukie, OR, Basks in “Economic Glow” From Light Rail (Oregonian) Ridership Higher Than Ever for Seattle-Area Transit (The Stranger) Denver BRT Line Gets Boost From […]

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DOT Releases $500M for 40 TIGER Grants, Including $135M for Rail (Bond Buyer, RT&S) Federal Judge Greenlights Route 66 BRT Plan in Albuquerque (ABQ Journal) Denver’s Having a Banner Transit Year, But Gaps Remain (Denver Post) Kansas City Streetcar More Than Doubles Ridership Predictions (KC Star) Utah Transit Fight Heads to State Supreme Court (Salt Lake Trib) Milwaukee […]

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Low Gas Prices Leave Northern Virginia Scrambling for Transit Money (WaPo) New Orleans Expands Transit With Round-the-Clock Service (Times-Picayune) Denver’s Airport Rail Line Opens Friday (Denver Post) Quick-Build Bike Projects Are Trending (Next City, Wired) Al Franken Urges Minnesota to Act on Light Rail (StarTrib) Population Rebounds NJ Transit Stations (Asbury Park Press) Detroit Voters Weigh BRT, Airport […]

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Senate to Mark Up Transpo Bill Next Week (The Hill) In Denver, Foxx Celebrates Grand Opening of Union Station (Denver Biz Journal) Under Discussion: “China-Russia-Canada-America” High-Speed Rail (Guardian) Amtrak Returns to St. Paul After 43 Years (Railway Age) WaPo Looks at the Transpo Funding Problem Cycling’s on the Rise in Smaller Cities, Too (Atlantic Cities) […]