Today’s Headlines

  • Gallup: Boston, San Fran, Chicago Lead Nation in “Active Living” (Chicago Trib)
  • ITDP Sprawl Is Outpacing Transit, and It’s Terrible for the Climate (AFP)
  • What’s at Stake for Rail in This Year’s Elections? (Progressive Railroading)
  • Envisioning a Multi-County Transit System for NE Ohio (Plain Dealer)
  • Troubled NJ Transit Faces Prospect of Legislative Inquiry (Bloomberg)
  • Feds to Support TOD Along Silicon Valley Rail Extension (SV Biz Journal)
  • L.A. Mayor Has a Lot Riding on Measure M (L.A. Weekly)
  • Pricey Virtual Inspections Could Be Solution for DC Metro (WaPo)
  • Miami Preps Tech for Driverless Vehicles (Gov Tech)
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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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It’s PARK(ing) Day Across the Country, From L.A. to D.C. China Hops on Board Plans for L.A.-to-Vegas High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Senators Grill FRA’s Feinberg on Rail Safety Deadline (NYT) Will Extra Transpo $$ Make Lawmakers Complacent? (The Hill) Foxx: We Need to Move on Southeast High-Speed Rail (News & Observer) Reps Push to Increase Transit Tax Benefit (The […]

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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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Why Cleveland Won’t Get Much Back From the RNC (Slate) GOP Delegates Split on Climate Change (Scientific American) Congress Has a Month to Sign Off on Funding for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo) Minneapolis Light Rail Clears Milestone But Still Lacks Funds (StarTrib) Feds Greenlight BRT for Stretch of Historic Route 66 (AP) Can Nashville Be […]