Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Vows Self-Driving Cars Will Be Safe as Feds Unveil New Guidelines (Post-Gazette, WaPo)
  • $200B in Transpo Funding in Play in Elections Across the Country (StarTrib)
  • U.S. DOT’s Mayors Challenge Winners Include Myrtle Beach, Norwalk (Sun News, The Hour)
  • Detroit-Area Health Officials Back Tax Increase for Transit (Detroit News)
  • Bicycling Mag Profiles America’s “Most Bike-Crazy Mayor”
  • Could Human Drivers Be Banned From Seattle-Vancouver Highway? (KUOW)
  • DC Streetcar Boosts Service, as Systemic Challenges Remain (WaP0)
  • Indianapolis Joins World Car-Free Day This Thursday (Indy Recorder)
  • Could This Innovation End Dooring For Good? (Outside Mag)
  • Is “Could Human Drivers Be Banned From Seattle-Vancouver Highway?” more achievable than “Could SOVs Be Banned From Seattle-Vancouver Highway?”

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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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Sen. McConnell Says Bipartisan Transpo Plan Could Be Announced Tomorrow (Transport Topics) Issues Tangled Up in Transpo: Obamacare, Abortion, Planned Parenthood, Ex-Im Bank… (Nat Journal) 81 Transit Groups Prod Congress for More Bus Funding (The Hill) Call It a Car Crash, Not a Car “Accident” (Vox) Will Caltrans Make Good on Its Ambitious Bike Goals? (SF Gate) “Pope […]

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Maryland’s Purple Line Gets $875M Loan from Feds (Progressive Railroading) Legal Battles Continue Over Albuquerque’s BRT (ABQ Journal) Portland Streetcar to Branch Out With New Routes (Oregonian) Why Toronto Transit Beats Chicago’s (Chicago Trib) Car-Free Future Possible for Iconic Street in Toronto (CBC) Dallas’s Downtown Parking Boom (Dallas News) Boston’s Commuter Rail Stations Drive Development (Boston Globe) Cleveland’s […]

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States Must Find Uses for $473M in Unspent Transpo Funds (Transpo Issues Daily) Gas Tax Hike Likely on the Table for 2013 (Barron’s) Pittsburgh Transit Union Offers Concessions to Avoid Cuts, Layoffs (Post-Gazette) LaHood Hopes for Detroit Streetcar Announcement Soon (Detroit News) As Generations Shift, Driving Decreases (Grist) Was There an Airplane Bias Behind CA […]