Today’s Headlines

  • What U.S. Mayors Want to See From the Next President (CityLab)
  • LA Times: Care About Climate Change? Vote for Transit
  • Phoenix Held Up as Model for Successful Transit Tax (AZ Central)
  • Investigations Show NJ Transit Short on Cash, Staff, and Safety Oversight (NJ Spotlight)
  • Earl Blumenauer Entreats Portlanders to Bike to Ballot (The Hill)
  • Where Dems and Republicans Differ on Infrastructure (FiveThirtyEight)
  • Streetcar Boosts Business in Kansas City (KC Star)
  • Presidential Candidates Have Said Little on “Automotive Issues” (Detroit News)
  • Cities Key to Connecticut’s Future (CT Post)
  • Chicago River Could Get Floating Bike Path (Next City)

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If Shutdown Persists, Amtrak’s at Risk (Bloomberg) Survey: 40 Percent of Americans Consider Their Neighborhoods Unwalkable (NRDC Switchboard) High-Speed Rail in Illinois Would Be Expensive But Doable (Crain’s Chicago Business) In D.C., the Shutdown’s Bad for Metro But Good for Bike-Share (Washington City Paper) Christie: NJ Transit Chief Wasn’t to Blame for Sandy Rail Damage […]

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Low Gas Prices Leave Northern Virginia Scrambling for Transit Money (WaPo) New Orleans Expands Transit With Round-the-Clock Service (Times-Picayune) Denver’s Airport Rail Line Opens Friday (Denver Post) Quick-Build Bike Projects Are Trending (Next City, Wired) Al Franken Urges Minnesota to Act on Light Rail (StarTrib) Population Rebounds NJ Transit Stations (Asbury Park Press) Detroit Voters Weigh BRT, Airport […]

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Hoboken Train Crash Highlights Absence of Life-Saving Safety Tech (The Hill) Chris Christie Has Let NJ Transit Go to Seed (NYT) Parking Policy People Are Excited About the White House’s Housing Announcement (Next City) Foxx Hypes the “Smart City” (Fed Scoop) Charleston Voters to Decide on $600M for Transit (Post & Courier) Chicago Moves Forward on Red […]

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In Minneapolis, an Effort to Preserve Affordability With TOD (Next City) Bike League Continues the Conversation on Transportation and Equity Camden, NJ, Celebrates New Bike Lanes (Mobilizing the Region, Philly.com) Purple Line Should be Catalyst for Prince George’s County, MD (Gazette) How to Advocate for Bikeways in Your City (Good) Atlanta Looks Into MARTA Expansion (AP) Will […]

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What Will the Next President Do for Transit? (Next City) The Atlantic Looks at the Toll of Commuting to Better Schools in Detroit Seattle Sees Biggest Rise in Bus Ridership of Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) Surveillance of NJ Transit Raises Privacy Concerns (NJ.com) Kansas City Plans Development Around BRT, With Help From Feds (Next City) D.C. Circulator Problems […]

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LaHood: Feds Will Help with Boise Transit, Including Streetcar (Idaho Statesman, Boise Weekly) NJ Increases Police Presence for Buses (NJ.com) Today in Paranoia: Stanley Kurtz Says Obama Schemes to Kill the Suburbs (Next American City) The Buzz on Freeway Removals (Planetizen) Chicago Plans to “Decrowd” Transit (Chicago Tribune) Long Beach Unfolds Bike-Sharing Plans (Treehugger) A Look […]