Today’s Headlines

  • America Builds More Three-Car Garages Than One-Bedroom Apartments (Bloomberg)
  • Federal Court Denies Injunction on Albuquerque Bus Rapid Transit Construction (ABQ Journal)
  • New Resource Makes 1930s Red-Lining Maps Available (Dissent)
  • Grist: Best Show on TV Right Now, “Atlanta,” Is About Living Carless in the Suburbs
  • Thirty Pedestrians Have Been Killed in the Last Two Years in Nashville (Fox 17)
  • Northern Virginia Breaks Ground on Park-and-Ride Lot to Be Paid for With Toll Revenue (WTOP)
  • Fare Evasion Has Doubled on Twin Cities’ Light Rail (KARE 11)
  • Baltimore to Launch Bike-Share System This Week (Baltimore Brew)
  • Pat

    What a bs statement from the Nashville area PD:

    “Police say contributing factors are pedestrians not using the crosswalks and also being under the influence of alcohol and or drugs while trying to cross. A smaller percentage of pedestrian deaths points to driver error for not yielding.”

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Stalemates Continue on Transpo Bill as Deadline Approaches (LA Times) In Rare Sunday Session, Senate Makes Ex-Im Bank Part of the Package (Transport Topics) NRDC Switchboard Analyzes the Senate DRIVE Act Aging Infrastructure Plagues America’s Busiest Rail Corridor (NYT) … As Chris Christie Pins Blame for NJ Transit Delays on Amtrak (Politico) Reforms in Chicago Could Expand TOD, […]