Today’s Headlines

  • U.S. DOT’s New Rule for Measuring Traffic Still Needs Some Work (The Hill)
  • Metro Project Through Beverly Hills Can Continue With Judge’s Ruling (LA Times)
  • Cities Move to Subsidize Uber, Lyft Rides (Bloomberg)
  • As American Cities Cut Back Late-Night Subway Service, London Adds It (Slate)
  • Busmaker Lawsuit Against Foxx Heads to Mediation (Charlotte Observer)
  • How the Twin Cities Light Rail Will Connect People to Jobs (MinnPost)
  • Charlotte’s Light Rail Construction Experience Could Be Instructive for Purple Line (WaPo)
  • If China Can Build Infrastructure, Why Can’t We? (Governing)

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With Shutdown Ridership Decline, D.C. Metro Shifts to Smaller Trains (WaPo, The Hill) Leinberger: It Looks Like Atlanta Sprawl Has Peaked (Atlantic Cities) Delays Persist for Twin Cities Light Rail, But There’s Support for TOD (MPR News, Finance & Commerce) It’s a Go for All Aboard Florida (Orlando Biz Journal, Orlando Sentinel) In Kolkata, India, […]

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The High Prices of Big-City Living Aren’t Good for Anyone (New Yorker) Biden to Announce New Funding for Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor (AP) Japan Gives $2M for DC-Washington High-Speed Rail Study (Washington Biz Journal) Seattle Light Rail Sees 76% Increase in Ridership (Seattle PI) GGW: Can the DC Metro Achieve the Culture Change It Needs? With Cheap Gas, […]

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Secretary Villaraigosa… Has a Nice Ring to It (NBC San Diego, Atlantic Cities) Chuck Marohn’s Radical Idea For the Next Transportation Bill: Don’t Pass One (Better! Cities & Towns) AASHTO Needs to Update Its Guidance to States in Light of Climate Realities (AP) If Passenger Rail Can Be Profitable, Why So Much Federal Investment in California […]

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Can the World Halve Traffic Deaths and Injuries By 2020? (Guardian) Star Trib: Twin Cities Can’t Afford to Give Up on Transit Expansion Projects Connecticut Divided on NE Corridor Amtrak Plans (CT Mirror) The Case for Single Ride Bike-Share Fares (NextCity) Governing: Why Are New Cities So Blah? Changing Track on the Dallas Light-Rail Plan (Dallas News) In New […]

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Feds Give $1.2B to Silver Line Phase II (GSN) GOP Senators Predict New Funding Source for Transpo (The Hill) Developers Take Interest in Twin Cities Light Rail (Finance & Commerce) DC Metro Pays Nearly $5M to Settle Suit Over No-Bid Contract (WaPo) Gov Tech: U.S. Can’t Keep Tolerating Transportation Mediocrity UK Study: Transit Riders Weigh Less […]

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Most Transportation Employees Keep Working In Spite of Furloughs (National Journal) It’s Rideshare Week, So Stop Commuting Alone in Your Car Watch It Live: “City Lab 2013: Urban Solutions to Global Problems” (Atlantic Cities) Raising Fuel Taxes and Cutting Costs Is Not Enough to Save Highway Trust Fund (Transpo ID) PA Rep. Bill Shuster in […]