Today’s Headlines

  • Why Cities Have to Take the Lead in Trump’s America (NextCity)
  • Jared Bernstein: Trump Is Doing Infrastructure Wrong (Politico)
  • The Hill Wants to See Bipartisan Work on Infrastructure
  • Numbers Suggest Trump Can’t Wipe Out Climate Change Progress (WaPo)
  • Utah House Speaker in Talks for DOT Post (KSL)
  • Feds Finally Release Safety Rules for High-Speed Rail (Wired)
  • Civil Rights Suit Filed Against Denver’s I-70 Expansion (9News)
  • Support Lines Up for Restoring Gulf Coast Amtrak Line (Pensacola News Journal)
  • Should Congress Impose Changes on DC Metro? (GGW)
  • Atlanta-Chattanooga High-Speed Rail Depends on DC (Times Free Press)
  • Study: Cycling Contributes Significantly to Colorado’s Economy (Summit Daily)

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Trump Preps for Infrastructure Talk, But Congress Is in No Rush (The Hill) In Texas, A Flurry of Bills Threaten High-Speed Rail (Dallas News) Lyft Expands to New Cities … As Uber Does Damage Control (CNN Money) Why Trump’s Attack on California Rail is Concerning (Wired) D.C. Coalition Pushes For Building More Housing By Transit (GGW) America […]

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The U.S. Needs to Cut Construction Costs Before We Can Do Infrastructure Right (American Interest) CA High-Speed Rail: Both in Limbo and Full-Speed Ahead (SF Chron) Born in Sweden, Vision Zero Has Spread to Dozens of U.S. Cities (Governing) Next City on How Cities Can Aim Higher With Vision Zero In Providence, a Model for Grassroots Transpo Advocacy (American […]

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LaHood, DOT Keep Focus on Distracted Driving With Summit (WaPo) Meanwhile, New Proposal Would Ban Certain Truck Drivers from Texting (AP) Freight Trains: A Thorn in Obama’s High-Speed Rail Plan (WSJ) Bike-Sharing Hits the Big Time in DC with CaBi (WaPo, NYT, GGW) Christie Eyes Raiding Hudson River Rail Tunnel Funds for Other Projects (NJ.com) […]

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Governors Give Trump List of 428 “Shovel-Ready” Infrastructure Projects (WaPo) California Transpo Head Presses for High-Speed Rail Despite GOP Resistance (Biz Journal, Railway Age) Rural Republicans Have Doubts on Private Funds for Infrastructure (Hill) Tensions Peak Between Pittsburgh, Uber (Quartz) Uber, Zipcar Team Up on Car-Share (USA Today) Are Americans Driving Less Because They’re Becoming Shut-Ins? (CityLab) Study to […]

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White House Expected to Weaken Vehicle Pollution Standards (NYT) Caltrain Looks for Plan B As Trump Withholds Funds for Upgrades (SF Chron, NYT) Despite “Bikelash,” Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Isn’t Backing Down on Bike Lanes (Post-Gazette) After Much Controversy, Cleveland Reopens Public Square to Buses (AP) Report: Apartments Near Transit Bring Cities More Tax Revenue (GGW) Uber Goes […]

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The New York Times Published Someone’s Sick Fantasy About “Trump-Sized” Infrastructure LA Times: Can Buy America Work for California High-Speed Rail? Amtrak CEO on New Trains, Safety, and Trump (CBS) Detroit Officials Try to Figure Out Why Local Transit Tax Failed (Detroit News) Nebraska Senator May Be on Shortlist for Trump’s DOT (KETV) Atlanta’s Transit Divide Deepens After Election (WABE) […]