Today’s Headlines

  • Pressure Grows for DC Metro to Return Late-Night Service (WAMU)
  • Why Was NJ Transit Train Speeding Before Crash? (Atlantic)
  • Pittsburgh to Launch New Mobility Department Next Year (PGH City Paper)
  • Milwaukie, OR, Basks in “Economic Glow” From Light Rail (Oregonian)
  • Ridership Higher Than Ever for Seattle-Area Transit (The Stranger)
  • Denver BRT Line Gets Boost From Feds (Denver Biz Journal)
  • San Diego’s Transpo Ballot Measure Divides Liberals, Conservatives Alike (KPBS)
  • Buffalo’s Chance for a Dual Rail Gateway (Buffalo Rising)
  • London Plans for Bike/Ped Crossings Over the Thames (CityLab)

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Obama Calls for Private Investment in Infrastructure (NYT) …But Some Officials Say It’s Not That Easy (Roll Call) Can New Orleans Grow Along With Its Transit? (Times-Picayune) Isn’t There a Better Term Than “Ridesharing” for Uber and Lyft? (GGW) In Seattle, Transit Funding Package Makes It Onto November Ballot (Seattle Times) Detroit Prepares to Build […]

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NYT Talks With Anthony Foxx on Upbringing, Leadership Style What Does the Future Hold for LA Transit? (LA Weekly) Vegas Takes Lessons From Denver Light Rail (Review-Journal) New Hampshire Lawmakers Halt Commuter Rail Study (NHPR) Long Beach Unrolls Bike-Share (KPCC) Cyclists, Pedestrians Account for 1 in 4 Traffic Deaths in NY, NJ (MTR) Developers Plan $50M Project […]

McCain’s Transit Hit List: Get the Details

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Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), a self-styled foe of what he labels wasteful government spending, has launched a broadside against transit projects in the U.S. DOT’s 2010 spending bill, which is slated for a vote this week in the upper chamber of Congress. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) (Photo: Scrape TV) McCain had proposed more than 20 […]

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Foxx to Congress: “Show a Little Political Courage” on Highway Trust Fund (Reuters, The Hill) California Senate Leader Proposes Fuel Tax for Transit (AP) Foxx, Shuster, Boxer to Speak at Next Week’s AASHTO Event (Better Roads) In L.A., Feds Commit $670M to Light Rail Connector (L.A. Times) Study: Our Most Vibrant Cities Have the Greatest […]

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Feds Sign Off on Maryland’s Purple Line (GGW) WaPo Column Warns Against Misguided Optimism on Rising Transit Ridership Numbers Walkability Trending in Texas (Texas Trib) NJ Mayors Join in Push for Light Rail Extension (RT&S) Central Tennessee to See Its First TOD (Nashville Post) Denver Breaks Ground on North Metro Commuter Rail (Denver Biz Journal) Cincinnati […]