Today’s Headlines

  • What’ll Anthony Foxx Do When His Transpo Post Ends? (Charlotte Agenda)
  • Is DIY Urbanism Only for White People? (WaPo)
  • Feds Appoint New Boss for DC Metro Safety Oversight (WaPo)
  • … And NJ Transit Hires Former Metro-North Prez to Look at Safety (AP)
  • The Fear of High-Speed Trains (AP)
  • Baltimore Bike-Share Launches Today (Baltimore Sun)
  • What Are the Odds for Austin’s $720M Mobility Bond? (Austin Chron)
  • Uber’s Plans for Flying Cars (The Hill)
  • Days Might Be Numbered for Syracuse’s Elevated Downtown Highway (Syracuse.com)
  • Cincinnati Streetcar More Popular on Weekends (Cincy Biz Courier)

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The Purple Line Is Really Happening for Maryland’s DC Suburbs (WaPo, Baltimore Sun) Human Transit’s Jarrett Walker on Why Cars and Cities Don’t Match (WaPo) How Federal Rules Hold Back Mixed-Use Development (Crossroads) Small Towns Aren’t Immune to Big City Conflicts (Next City) New Bill Threatens Bike/Ped Funding in Tennessee (WTVC) DC, Maryland, Virginia Agree on […]

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Feds Get a Mountain of Opinions on Driverless Cars (WaPo, The Verge) Why Does It Take a Crisis for Americans to Care About Infrastructure? (New Yorker) Amtrak Safety Lapses Found, as Feds Order Retraining of Workers (WSJ, Philly Biz Journal) Transit Systems Look to Uber, Lyft to Provide Services for Disabled (AP) Atlanta Transit Projects Compete for Funding […]

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Sprawl Contributing to Houston’s Horrible Flooding Problems (ABC News) Transit Use Isn’t Surging; Driving Still Too Cheap (WaPo) Feds Find 229 Safety Defects During D.C. Metro Inspection (ABC News) Did Light Rail Between Minneapolis and St. Paul Spur $4.2 Billion in Investment? (Pioneer Press) Provo, Utah, Residents Trying to Block Bus Rapid Transit Project (Salt Lake […]

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Florida Looks at Bike Safety Problems as Summit Takes Place (Tampa Bay Times, News Press) NRDC Switchboard: The Biggest Sprawl Isn’t Necessarily Where You’d Expect California Governor Rides China Bullet Chain, Looking for Inspiration and Investors (LAT, AP) Truck Industry Heaps Scorn on Obama’s Budget (FleetOwner) Reconciliation Could Be Possible on Massachusetts Transpo Funding (Boston Globe, AP) […]

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Maryland Gov. Hogan: Yes to Purple Line, No to Red Line (WaPo, Baltimore Sun, GGW) Bethesda Mag Recounts the Purple Line’s Long Road Senate Committee OKs $9B for Amtrak Over Four Years (The Hill) “Super Commutes” Will Only Increase Without Real Transportation Solutions (AP) Cities Like Phoenix Have Learned Not to Count on Feds for Transpo Money (WaPo) Philly Gets […]

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In Spite of High-Profile Accidents, Rails Are Safer Than Ever (AP, USA Today) LaHood Praises Bans on Texting Behind the Wheel (The Hill) Baltimore County Exec to Take Reins of Busy Maryland DOT (WaPo, Capital Gazette) Lessons Learned from Charlotte’s Streetcar Battles (Charlotte Biz Journal) Zappos Founder’s Project 100 Tries to Get People Out of Cars in Vegas (Good) […]