Today’s Headlines

  • Michael Bloomberg Urges Cities to Prepare for Self-Driving Cars (WaPo)
  • A Car and Driver Q&A With Anthony Foxx on the Future of Transportation
  • Twin Cities Get Federal Grant to Plan Development Along New Light Rail Line (F&C)
  • Uber Endorses Seattle Transit Ballot Measure (GeekWire)
  • Chicago Black Lives Matter Activists Discuss Transportation Justice With Chicago Reader
  • Does Metro Run Through DC’s Most Populated Areas? (GGW)
  • Nashville Officials Want Transit in the Picture for Improving I-65 (Nashville Public Radio)
  • Florida DOT Funds Driverless Circulator Transit Service in Tampa (Tampa Bay Biz Journal)
  • Dallas Adds Two New Light Rail Stations (AP)

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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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Trump’s Empty Rhetoric on Infrastructure Has Been Exposed (NYT) Transit Industry and Rail Advocates Blast Trump’s Budget (Progressive Railroading) In Chicago, Cycling Enforcement Discriminates Against Black People on Bikes (Chicago Trib) WaPo: Trump Demonizes Cities Because They’re a Threat to His Agenda Seattle Spends More on New Transit Than Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) How the White House Could Derail […]

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Feds Announce Major Funding for Amtrak’s NJ-NY Gateway Project (CBS Local, Railway Age) NHTSA Issues Recommendations for Driverless Cars (The Hill) Can a Makeover Turn Around America’s Busiest Transit Center? (Good, Atlantic Cities) In California, High-Stakes Trial for High-Speed Rail (Mercury News) Study: Commuters Want Better Transit Tech (Wired) Montgomery County, MD, Gets New Planning […]

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Foxx’s Chief of Staff to Head Chicago Transit Agency (Chicago Trib) Harry Reid Wants Senate to Deal With Transportation Before Trade (HuffPo) Florida’s SunRail Gets $93M From Feds to Expand 17 Miles South (Orlando Sentinel) New Bill Would Offer Tax Credits for Infrastructure Projects (The Hill) A 20-Year History of D.C.’s Streetcar Planning (GGW) Report Blames GOP for […]