Today’s Headlines

  • Maryland’s Purple Line Has to Wait Indefinitely for $900M From Feds (WaPo)
  • Detroit Chooses Bike-Share Vendor for 42 Stations (Crain’s Detroit)
  • Without Walkability and Frequent Service, New L.A. Transit Won’t Increase Ridership (LAT)
  • For Columbus, “Smart City” Transformation Will Take Years (Columbus Dispatch)
  • Outside Trump Hotel in DC, Advocates Fight to Preserve Public Space (WaPo)
  • Data Shows Transpo Sector as Largest Source of Carbon Pollution in U.S. (US PIRG)
  • Houston Mayor Urges Commuters Not to Drive Solo (KHOU)
  • D Mag: Second Downtown Transit Line in Dallas Should Be a Subway
  • Baton Rouge Advances Streetcar Plans (Advocate)
  • Will Rio’s Olympic-Oriented Subway Line Help the City in the Future? (CityLab)

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Why Cleveland Won’t Get Much Back From the RNC (Slate) GOP Delegates Split on Climate Change (Scientific American) Congress Has a Month to Sign Off on Funding for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo) Minneapolis Light Rail Clears Milestone But Still Lacks Funds (StarTrib) Feds Greenlight BRT for Stretch of Historic Route 66 (AP) Can Nashville Be […]

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Lone Star Rail Project Faces Life-or-Death Verdict Today (American-Statesman) DC Metro Faces Tough Prospects for Funding on the Hill; Foxx Praises Oversight Progress (WaPo) How U.S. Downtowns Have Become Centers of Economic Strength (WSJ) LA Metro Doesn’t Have Enough Rail Cars to Meet Surging Demand for Expo Line (LA Times) Austin’s $720M Mobility Plan Gains Political Momentum (CBS Austin) Ground Broken on Central […]

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16 Big Transit Projects That Would Be Toast Under Trump’s Budget (WaPo) Cuts Could Imperil Seattle Rail, Gateway Project, DC Metro (Seattle Times, Bloomberg, Washingtonian) How Cities Would Feel the Budget Pain (Curbed) Long-Distance Amtrak Routes Under Threat (Progressive Railroading) Trump Also Wants to Slash Transpo Funding in Rural Areas That Supported Him (Charlotte Observer) The Rail Line […]

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It’s a Record-Breaking Year for Transpo Ballot Measures (San Gabriel Valley Trib) Twin Cities’ Green Line Is Raising Housing Costs for Poor Residents (Pioneer Press) Senior NJ Transit Officials Miss Safety Hearing (AP) How Will the U.S. Handle Urban Population Growth? (WaPo) Maryland Gov Hogan Touts Purple Line as a Cure for Metro (AP) Should Biking on Downtown […]

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The Hack of SF Muni Hack Highlights a Broader Cybersecurity Threat (SF Chron) Top Dems Call for Transpo Funding Boost from Congress (The Hill) DC Metro Looks at Stopping Service at 11:30 PM (WaPo) Detroit to Answer Feds’ Call for “Proving Ground” for Self-Driving Cars (Crain’s) Railroads Show Uneven Progress on Safety Tech; MetroNorth Lags (Railway Age, NH Register) […]

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Massachusetts Transpo Secretary to Step Down This Month (AP) Public Meetings Begin Soon on Houston-Dallas High-Speed Rail (Dallas News) Purple Line Politics Play Into Maryland’s Race for Governor (WaPo) Missouri Ethics Panel Shoots Down Complaint on Kansas City Streetcar (KC Star) There May Still Be Hope for the Federal Employee Mass Transit Benefit (Gov Exec) […]