Today’s Headlines

  • Next City Provides a Guide to the Democratic Party Platform
  • At DNC, Ride-Hailing Breaks Records and Dems Get to Try Electric Buses (Philly Mag, NGT News)
  • GGW Writers Sound Off on Tim Kaine’s Urbanism Credentials
  • With Feds Backing Away From Texas Rail, Opposition Could Mount (Texas Trib)
  • Rail Advocates Cheer Progress on Northeast Expansion Plans (WAMC)
  • Two South Carolina Mayors Agree That Transit Is Lacking (Charleston Biz Journal)
  • People for Bikes Campaign to Boost Cycling in 10 Cities (Curbed)
  • Mobile, Alabama, Presses for Amtrak Stop (AL.com)
  • APTA Recognizes Six Transit Agencies for Sustainability Progress
  • Where Tucson’s Streetcar Stands at 2nd Anniversary (AZ Daily Star)
  • Jersey Shore Mayor Wants to Rob Pedestrians of the Right of Way (Philadelphia Inquirer)

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House Scrutinizes Amtrak’s Progress on Strategic Plan (Transpo Issues Daily) Legislation Clears Path for Transit Progress in Detroit (MLive, Detroit News) Mica: “I Will Continue to Help Shape National Transportation Policy” (Orlando Sentinel) With Narrow Defeat of Transit Measure, Pierce County, WA, Will See Cuts (News Tribune) Tampa Mayor Unveils Plan for More Livable Downtown […]

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NACTO to Release New Street Design Guide (Next American City) The Slow-But-Sure Progress of High-Speed Rail Across the U.S. (NBC News) Memphis Weighs Gas Tax to Fund Public Transpo (WREG) WaPo Is Pretty Impressed With New Metro Rail Car The Tennessean: Nashville’s Vitality Depends on Transit Growth The Pilot: Va. Beach Should Vote Yes to […]

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New Jersey, North Texas, Tempe, Alabama Among Places That Would Lose Transit Funding Under Trump Budget LaCrosse, Wisconsin, Doesn’t Want WisDOT’s Highway (NextCity) 97 Percent of U.S. Population Affected by Traffic Noise Pollution (CityLab) Pennsylvania Freezes $2 Billion Boondoggle Highway Project (Herald Standard) Minnesota Republicans Renew Call for Elaine Chao to Cancel Minneapolis Light Rail […]

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States Watch as Oregon Pioneers Road-Usage Fee (Transport Topics, Roll Call) Why Are Developers Still Building Sprawl? (Atlantic) 86 Cities Have Accepted DOT’s “Mayors’ Challenge” for Safer Streets (Fast Lane) Shouldn’t Phoenix Focus on Transit Instead of Freeways? (Phoenix Biz Journal) Bus Start-up Bridj to Launch in DC This Spring (WaPo) Boston Globe Rides the Rails […]

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Mica Victory: What Does It Signal for Transpo Politics? (The Hill) Amtrak Would Be on Romney’s Chopping Block (Think Progress) Google Maps Ups Its Game With Public Transit Info (Marketing Pilgrim, CNET) NE High-Speed Rail Skips Philly’s 30th Street Station (Next American City) Is the Streetcar Revival a Fad? (WSJ) Transpo Leaders Gather for Summit […]