Today’s Headlines

  • Spineless Congressional Democrats Want to Ally With Trump on Infrastructure (NYT)
  • Trump Reportedly Considering Infrastructure Bank (WSJ)
  • Why the Trump Infrastructure Plan Wouldn’t Actually Fix America’s Problems (Vox)
  • Time: America’s Cities Are the Only Hope for Climate Action
  • Senator Who Said Snowball Disproved Global Warming Out as Environment Committee Head (Grist)
  • Larry Hogan Opens the Door to Sprawl, Undermines Smart Growth in Maryland (MyEasternShoreMD)
  • NHSTA Chief: Fully Self-Driving Cars “Decades Away” (The Hill)
  • Do Current Planning Practices Alienate Some Voters? (Planetizen)
  • Bike League Names 103 “Bike-Friendly Communities”

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How America’s “Infrastructure” Conversation Gets It Wrong (Bloomberg) The Key Question About Autonomous Cars: Will Everyone Own One, or Will We Share? (Slate) Eno Transportation Releases Database of Upcoming Transit Ballot Issues D.C. to Cap a Highway Trench With Five Buildings (NYT) If SEPTA Workers Strike, Expect People to Turn to Bicycling (Philly Voice) Pedestrian Deaths Reached […]

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LaHood’s Thoughts on the Future of American Transportation (Fast Lane) More Analysis of the “End of Car Culture” from NYT, Bike League, MarketWatch New Transpo Secretary Foxx Supportive But Vague on Bikes (Bike League) Class Divisions in Navigating the San Fran Transit Strike (Next City) So What’s STROADing? Pics Explain (Strong Towns) Bad Infrastructure –> Bad Biking […]

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Nancy Pelosi Will Oppose Trump Infrastructure Plan If It’s “a Gift of Tax Breaks” (WaPo) A Clear View of the “Economic Nostalgia” Underpinning Trump/Bannon Infrastructure Talk (Frontier) Bernie Sanders Calls Trump’s Infrastructure Plan “Corporate Welfare” (Twitter) Trump Moderated Views on Climate Change in NYT Interview, But What Will He Say Today? Who Will Be Trump’s Transportation Secretary? (CityLab) Portland Waives Parking Requirements […]

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Trump Considers Borrowing Big for Infrastructure, Tying It to Healthcare (WaPo, The Hill) Another Idea: Trump’s Billionaire Friends Could Steer Infrastructure (CNNMoney) Amtrak Knew of Defect Before Penn Station Derailment; Christie Withholds Payments (NYT, Bloomberg) California Clears Tax Hikes for Transportation Plan (AP) Proposed Amtrak Cuts Target Trump Country (Seattle PI) In Honolulu, Lawmakers Approve $1.2B for Beleaguered […]

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Tennessee Democrat and Friend of Trump Kids Harold Ford May Lead Trump’s DOT (Politico) Pennsylvania Rep Lou Barletta Might Also Get the Transportation Secretary Job (Penn Live) NACTO Releases Post-Election Statement of Values Feds Seek Fixes for Distracted Driving (StarTrib) City Observatory‘s Guide to the Trump Infrastructure Debate How Exactly Does Trump Define “Infrastructure”? (CityLab) Miami’s Transit […]

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Trump Talks Infrastructure With the Times, Knows Nothing About Transit At the Moment, an “Infrastructure Bill” in Washington Is a Fantasy (Brookings) St. Louis Voters Okay Metrolink Expansion, Shoot Down MLS Stadium (St. Louis Public Radio) It Sure Looks Like the Car Insurance Industry Discriminates Against People of Color (ProPublica) Tulsa Will Use a Combined Pass […]