Today’s Headlines

  • Amtrak Names Freight Railroad Vet as New CEO (NYT)
  • Why U.S. Companies Are Setting Up Downtown (TechWire)
  • Lyft Hasn’t Landed a Buyer Yet, Despite Talks (NYT)
  • Cultivating an American-Made Bicycle Industry in Detroit (New Yorker)
  • Court Clears Way for Building Albuquerque BRT (ABQ Journal)
  • In Tennessee, Drunk Driving Law Puts Transpo Funds in Jeopardy (Tennessean)
  • Future Green Line Extension Raises Property Values Outside Boston (Boston Globe)
  • Better Block Movement Comes to Ohio (Crain’s Cleveland Business)
  • From Colombia to Vancouver, Startup Gives Rewards for Bike Commuting (Metro News)
  • Moscow Embraces Walkability, Sans Democracy (Foreign Policy)

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In Maryland, Prince George’s County Makes Big Pact for Purple Line (WAMU) After Yes Vote on Transit Package, What’s Next for Phoenix? (AZ Central) Brookings Calls for Broader Look at Transport Than Texas A&M Mobility Study Business Travelers Embrace Car-Sharing (NYT) When Old Infrastructure Continues to Fail, and New Doesn’t Get Built at All (CityLab) WaPo Demands […]

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Senate Panel Resurrects Transit Commuter Tax Parity (Business Insurance) NYT Ethicist Gives the Thumbs-Up to Scofflaw Cycling Adams Ad Targets Mica’s Work on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Amtrak Honcho Gets Optimistic About High-Speed Rail in Transportation Nation Interview WaPo: New Watchdog Must Restore Faith in Silver Lane San Diego Leaders Explain Support for Bullet Train (U-T San Diego) […]

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Senate Advances Six-Year Transpo Bill That House Doesn’t Plan to Take Up (The Hill) Boxer Goes Rogue in Pushing for GOP-Backed Measure (Politico) Foxx Hopes to Spur Action on New Hudson River Rail Tunnels (NYT) Year-Old Silver Line Seen as Catalyst in DC, Despite Not Meeting Ridership Projections (WaPo) A Bipartisan Plan to Steer More Transpo Dollars to Local […]

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The Case for a Higher Gas Tax (NYT) Obama Loses “Trusted Quarterback” in LaHood (Politico) The Social Justice Agenda Includes Public Transportation (Boston Review) USDA Works to Weave Smart Growth Into Agriculture, Rural Development Freakonomics Podcast: How Do We Pay for Our Roads? Shuster Responds to “Fix It First” With a Call to Build Faster (Progressive […]

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Transpo Projects Grind to a Halt in NJ as ARC Tunnel Dispute Heats Up (Star-Ledger) Inspired by China, Daley Insists on HSR for Chicago (Chicago Tribune) Can Corporate America Stop Distracted Driving This Week? (Truckinginfo) GOP House Members Stand Up for Motorcyclists (American Motorcyclist Assn.) Ezra Klein: Admin Needs to Ratchet Up Plan on Infrastructure […]

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LaHood, DOT Keep Focus on Distracted Driving With Summit (WaPo) Meanwhile, New Proposal Would Ban Certain Truck Drivers from Texting (AP) Freight Trains: A Thorn in Obama’s High-Speed Rail Plan (WSJ) Bike-Sharing Hits the Big Time in DC with CaBi (WaPo, NYT, GGW) Christie Eyes Raiding Hudson River Rail Tunnel Funds for Other Projects (NJ.com) […]