Today’s Headlines

  • Conflicting Regulations Make for Uncertain Path Forward for Self-Driving Cars (The Hill)
  • Lyft Prez: Car Ownership Will “All But End” in Major Cities By 2025 (Fortune)
  • Bicycling Mag Names Chicago the Nation’s “Most Bike-Friendly City” (Chicago Trib)
  • Even Congress Seems to Have Lost Faith in DC Metro’s Repair Deadline (WaPo)
  • How Light Rail Could Change the Game for Kansas City (KC Star)
  • What Fare Is Fair? One Man’s Long Transit Journey Raises Questions (AP)
  • Looking at the Reach of Bay Area’s Tech Shuttles (CityLab)
  • Bike Commuting on the Rise in Twin Cities (MPR News)
  • Metro Stations That Are Transforming LA (LA Mag)
  • Why Isn’t Cincinnati’s New Streetcar Arriving on Time? (Biz Courier)

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Gabe Klein on the Future of Cities (Chicago Mag) Seatbelts Now Required for Large Buses (AP, The Hill) Mixed Outcomes Likely for U.S. Private Rail Projects (Next City) Two California Amtrak Lines Break Ridership Records (LAT) All Aboard Florida Fuels Mixed-Use Growth in Ft. Lauderdale (Sun-Sentinel) Indiana Proposes Transit Funding Formula (Indy Star) Seattle Times: […]

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WaPo: Don’t Dismiss Obama’s Transportation Proposal 77 Cities Respond to DOT’s Smart City Challenge (CNET) Feds Threaten to Yank DC Metro Funding Over Safety (WaPo) Richmond, Virginia, Approves $49M BRT Project (Richmond Times-Dispatch) What Mexico City’s BRT Can Teach Chicago (Chicago Reader via Streetsblog Chicago) Poll: Majority Aren’t Ready to Embrace Self-Driving Cars (The Hill) Vegas Preps to […]

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In California, Plummeting Gas Tax Revenue Hurts Transit Projects (LA Times) Plans Speeding Up for Houston-Dallas High-Speed Rail (Houston Chron) How Will We Wade Through the Politics of Driverless Cars? (Boston Globe) What’s Behind Maryland Gov. Hogan’s Pursuit of Maglev Rail? (WaPo) BRT Could Be the Best Solution for Charleston’s Gridlock (Post and Courier) New NACTO Guide Sees Protected Bike […]

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DOT Dangles $40M Prize for Reimagining the American City (WaPo) You Can’t Ignore Transportation as a Key Piece of the Climate Puzzle (Devex) Good News and Bad News for Cities in the New Transpo Bill (CityLab) Transpo Bill a Boon for Hudson River Rail Project (NYT) Supporters of Mileage-Based Gas Tax See Opportunity (The Hill) Atlanta Bike-Share […]

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How an Anti-Growth Mentality Threatens Equality (NYT) Fatal Tesla Crash Highlights Lack of Federal Regs for Driverless Cars (LA Times) Philly Area Pulls One-Third of Rail Cars Out of Service Due to Structural Problem (AP) The First Bike-Share Fatality in America Happened in Chicago (Streetsblog Chicago) Has the Silver Line Boom Been Too Much, Too Soon for Tysons? (WaPo) Maryland […]

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$200B in Transpo Money at Stake at U.S. Polls Today (WSJ) The Hill Rounds Up the Top 10 Ballots to Watch Will Atlanta Voters Double Down on the Streetcar? (Atlanta Mag) Philly Transit Strike Ends in Time for Election Day in Battleground State (LA Times) Lyft, Zipcar, Uber Offer Discounts for Voters (Consumerist) How Inner-City Highways […]