Today’s Headlines

  • Republicans May Not Embrace Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (Atlantic)
  • What’s at Stake with Trump’s HUD Pick (CityLab)
  • It’s True: Mica Wants the DOT Gig (The Hill)
  • How Might Trump’s Election Affect LA’s Transit Goals? (KPCC)
  • Election Night Change Views on Federal Takeover of DC Metro (WaPo)
  • In Boston, Complex Battles Over Privatizing Transit (Boston Globe)
  • Transit Advocates Push for Rail Along Maryland’s Congested I-270 (WaPo)
  • Tech Distractions Blamed for Record Rise in Highway Deaths (NYT)
  • Sidewalks a Sticking Point in Denver’s Budget (Denver Post)
  • UrbanMilwaukee Looks to Quito for BRT Model

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As Traffic Deaths Rise, Cities Across U.S. Pursue Lower Speed Limits (WaPo) What’s Behind America’s Declining Transit Ridership? (CityLab) Boston Leads Nation in Light Rail Derailments (Boston Globe) DC Metro May Sell Station Naming Rights to Raise Cash (WaPo) Houston Speeds Up Project to Demolish Downtown Freeway (Houston Chron) NYT: What Happened to Trump’s Infrastructure Plan? […]

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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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Gallup: Boston, San Fran, Chicago Lead Nation in “Active Living” (Chicago Trib) ITDP Sprawl Is Outpacing Transit, and It’s Terrible for the Climate (AFP) What’s at Stake for Rail in This Year’s Elections? (Progressive Railroading) Envisioning a Multi-County Transit System for NE Ohio (Plain Dealer) Troubled NJ Transit Faces Prospect of Legislative Inquiry (Bloomberg) Feds to Support TOD […]

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Beware the Trump Infrastructure Plan (New Republic) The Guy in Charge of Transportation for Trump’s Transition Team Is an Industry Lobbyist (NYT) What the New White House Means for MD’s Purple Line (WaPo) Re-elected Miami Mayor Wants Bold Transit Expansion (Miami Herald) Meet the People Who Mobilized to Defeat Metro Detroit Transit Plan (Michigan CapCon) Chicago Races for Red Line Funds Before […]

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House Vote on Amtrak Bill Expected Today, After Bump Back (The Hill) D.C. Faces Continued Logjam of Local Transit Projects (WaPo) Phoenix Voters Will Decide on Tax Hike for Transpo (AZ Central) Highlights of the New “Move Seattle” 1o-Year Plan (Seattle Transit Blog) Boston-Area Transit May Need $6.7B in Upgrades (Boston Globe) California High-Speed Rail […]

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More Coverage of Trump’s Transportation Secretary Pick, Elaine Chao (NYT, NPR, WaPo) The Takeaway Explains Why Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Could Be Just a Tax Cut for the Rich How Will Obama’s Desegregation Efforts Fare Under Trump? (The Atlantic) Pricetag on LA Carpool Lane Rises to $1.6 Billion — Traffic Still Hasn’t Improved (LA Times) Carmel Indiana Now Has 100 Traffic Circles […]