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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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 […]

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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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Under GOP Attack, Amtrak Ridership Hits Record High (AP) Massachusetts Looks to Triple Non-Car Travel by 2030 (The Globe, The Republican) Chicago Declares Busy Street “Greenest in America” (Sun-Times) Bike Economy Reaches Critical Mass in Detroit (Model D) DC: Don’t Get Too Excited for That Streetcar Yet (GGW, Housing Complex) LaHood Highlights Public Transit in […]

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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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Could Reallocated Rail Money from Ohio and Wisc. Get Caught Up in Stimulus Rescissions? (LAT) VA Gov’s Plan for “Found” Transpo Money: Roads, Bridges, and Debt (WaPo) Conservatives Begin to Turn Sour on Republican Earmark Ban (National Review) DDOT’s Gabe Klein Helped Bring DC Into Modern Urbanism, Next Director Should Continue (WaPo) Maine‘s Coastal Towns […]

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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 […]