Today’s Headlines

  • 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 for Buildings With Affordable Housing (Portland Parking)
  • Ottawa Opted For Less-Safe Bike Lanes, Faster Traffic. Now People Are Getting Hurt (CBC)
  • Pass a Cyclist Too Closely in this London Suburb and Your Car Might Get Crushed (Road.cc)
  • How Roanoke Went From 15 Residents Downtown to a Bustling Center (Politico)

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What Would Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Do for Cities? (Atlantic) With New Traffic Data Tool, Uber Extends Olive Branch to City Governments (NYT) On Reddit Q&A, Foxx Touts High-Speed Rail (Palm Beach Post) Elaine Chao’s Confirmation Hearing Set for Wednesday (Equipment World) Feds Grant $1.1B for Chicago’s Red Line (Sun-Times) Senators Call for Review of Sleep Apnea Tests […]

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Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Crash and Burn Too? (The Week) California Breaks With Trump By Upholding Emissions Standards (NYT) Republicans Use Twin Cities Light Rail Project as Culture War Prop (AP) Silicon Valley Asks Feds to Make Good on Promises for Caltrain (Mercury News) Wired Makes the Case for Parking Cash-Out How a Bill in Florida Could […]

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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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Meet Seven People Shaping Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (The Hill) Citing Trump Budget and Cost of Studies, Lansing Transit Authority to Cancel BRT Plan (State Journal) Last Week’s Brutality Just Scratches the Surface of Sacramento’s Jaywalking Enforcement Problems (Sac Bee) Downtown LA Developer Plans Parking Garage That Can Easily Be Converted Into Something Useful (LAT) TechCrunch Looks at the Promise and Pitfalls […]

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Why Are Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer Supporting Trump’s Infrastructure Plan? (NY Mag) Trump May Roll Back Emissions Standards for Cars (NYT) Can Cities Counter the Punch of Donald Trump’s Election? (The Nation) Chicago Trying to Rush in Transit Application Before Trump Takes Office (Streetsblog Chicago) AIA’s CEO Apologizes for Controversial Post-Election Memo Supporting Trump (Architect’s […]

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Spurned by Washington, U.S. Cities Fund Transit Themselves (WIRED) Vox: Trump’s Election Means Climate Goals are Out the Window Trump Wants to Spend $1 Trillion on “Infrastructure,” Get Someone Else to Pay (WIRED) Highway Bonanza? Pelosi Already Says She’ll Collaborate With Trump on Infrastructure (The Hill) What the Trump Presidency Means for Cities (CityLab) Rural and […]