Today’s Headlines

  • Transit Know-Nothing John Mica Could Become the Next U.S. Transpo Secretary (Florida Politics)
  • Trump’s Transpo Transition Pick Is All About Building Roads (Curbed)
  • Transportation Issues to Track During the Lame Duck Session (The Hill)
  • Sound Transit Vows to Move Quickly on the $54B Package Voters Approved (Puget Sound Biz Journal)
  • What $2.8B Could Do for Atlanta Transit (Next City)
  • California High-Speed Rail Seeks Exemptions From Buy America (LA Times)
  • What’s Next for Raleigh After Transit Ballot Win? (News & Observer)
  • What Does Trump Mean for the Future of the DC Metro? (WaPo)
  • Bike-share Takes on Larger Role in DC as Metro Struggles (WaPo)
  • Minneapolis Leads in Decreasing Bicyclist Injury Rates (Star-Trib)
  • Baltimore Explores Transit Options Post-Red Line (Baltimore Sun)

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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 […]

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Lobbyists in a Frenzy as Transpo Bill Takes Shape in Congress (AP) Bill a “Rare Moment of Bipartisan Glee,” But It Still Dodged the Gas Tax (WaPo) Union Presses to Save Northeast Transit Funds (The Hill) Feds Want “Fire Lit” for DC Metro Safety (WTOP) New Study Will Look at Environmental Impacts of Uber and Lyft […]

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Visiting the U.S., Japanese Prime Minister Makes Case for Bullet Train (WSJ) DOT to Assist Seven Cities With Transit Projects, Including Indy’s BRT (Progressive Railroading, Indy Star) House Committee to Take Up Transpo Funding Wednesday (Transport Topics) Comparing the “Apples and Oranges” of DC and Boston’s Beleaguered Rail Systems (WaPo) Shuster Challenger Readies for Primary (The Hill) Why Is […]

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16 Big Transit Projects That Would Be Toast Under Trump’s Budget (WaPo) Cuts Could Imperil Seattle Rail, Gateway Project, DC Metro (Seattle Times, Bloomberg, Washingtonian) How Cities Would Feel the Budget Pain (Curbed) Long-Distance Amtrak Routes Under Threat (Progressive Railroading) Trump Also Wants to Slash Transpo Funding in Rural Areas That Supported Him (Charlotte Observer) The Rail Line […]

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In Bay Area, Ford Buys Shuttle Startup, Gets Into Bike-Share (SF Gate) GGW: With Cuts, DC Metro Could Have Most Limited Hours of Any Large U.S. System U.S. DOT’s Largest Loan Ever Goes to Amtrak Upgrades (WaPo) Four Cities Get Foundation Support to “Reimagine the Civic Commons” (Next City) Cincinnati Streetcar Debuted With Free Rides This Weekend (WLWT) […]

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House Lays Out Six-Year Transpo Bill, But Where’s the Money Coming From? (WaPo, The Hill) Chinese Firms Vie to Build California’s High-Speed Rail (Reuters) What Federal Oversight Will Mean for D.C. Metro (WaPo) NY Times, Chicago Trib Urge Congress to Stop the Train on Safety Tech Deadline Boston Transit Considers Parking Fees, Real Estate Development to […]