Today’s Headlines

  • Pittsburgh Welcomes Uber’s First Driverless Fleet (Bloomberg)
  • California Agency Invests in 14 Transit Projects (Progressive Railroading)
  • Jeff Wood: Regional Transit Agencies Hold Back Transit (City Metric)
  • Railroads Warned Not to Delay on Positive Train Control (Chicago Trib)
  • How a Radical Rethink Boosted Bus Ridership in Houston (CityLab)
  • Former Boston Transit Chief Departs Flailing Honolulu Rail Project (Boston Herald)
  • In New Haven, Advocates Take on Outdated Parking Plan (NH Register)
  • Photos of an Interstate’s Impact in St. Louis (Next City)

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How Is Cheap Gas Affecting Transit Ridership? (Chicago Trib) As Szabo Heads to Chicago, Foxx’s Chief of Staff Steps in to Lead FRA (Chicago Trib, Reuters) The Growing Momentum for Turning Parking Spaces Into Parks (NYT) Could Olympics Prospect Help Boston Transit Projects? (Boston Globe) How Denver Made Use of Private Dollars for Transit (Progressive […]

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Transpo Bill Lobbyists Put Heat on Congress (Politico) FTA: Existing Transit Should Get First Priority with Sandy Funds (Newsday) DOTs Want “High-Speed Experience” for Chicago-Detroit Train (Lakeshore Public Media) Transpo Issues Draw Crowds to Boston Mayoral Forum (Boston Globe) There’ll Be Pain Before Gain With D.C.’s Silver Line (Washington City Paper) Texas Agencies Go Digital […]

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As Feds Investigate First Driverless Car Fatality, NTSB Chief Speaks on Industry’s Challenges (WaPo) Chicago Mayor Gets More Power with Transit TIF Districts (Streetsblog Chicago) GovTech Talks With the Man in Charge of Transportation Innovation in L.A. For the First Time, Oakland Will Have Its Own DOT (Next City) Foxx Expresses Greater Confidence in DC Metro Safety Efforts (WaPo) […]

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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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Miami Considering Tapping Highway Funds for Transit (Miami Today) Governing Magazine on Anthony Foxx’s Goals for Final Year as Transportation Secretary Transit in Baltimore “Slowly Ramping Up” After Blizzard (Business Journal) Phoenix City Council Approves Light Rail Extension Plans (Downtown Devil) Davis Aims for “Diamond-Level” Bike-Friendly City Status (Davis Enterprise) Riders to Get a Chance […]

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LaHood to Testify on HSR, Lessons Learned Before House Committee (Hill) Without HUD Sustainable Communities Program, Americans Will Pay More for Housing+Transpo (Citiwire) China Ready and Willing to Invest in America’s Infrastructure (Reuters) Infrastructure Banks, Common in States, Explained (Stateline) Fast Trains From Detroit to Chicago Expected Within 4 Years (Detroit Free Press) Michigan Governor, […]