Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Expansion Could Be Test for Conservative Lawmakers (Miami Herald)
  • Philly Inquirer Explores the Absence of Criminal Charges in Pedestrian Deaths
  • What It’s Like to Go Car-Free in Cleveland (Plain-Dealer)
  • In Toronto, Proposed Road Tolls May Boost Transit Ridership (CBC)
  • DC’s Busiest Bike-Share Stations are Next to Metro, Especially in the Burbs (GGW)

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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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Senate Dems to Present “Trump-Size” Infrastructure Plan (WaPo) Chao Gets a Vote Today in Senate Commerce Committee (The Hill) States Fork Over Infrastructure Requests to Trump (Bloomberg) Trump Will Meet With Auto Execs Today (Politico) U.S. DOT to Conduct Civil Rights Review of Maryland Transport Policies (Baltimore Sun) Why Women Should Mobilize for Transit (CityLab) Joe Biden Reflects on […]

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APTA Asks Trump For Its Typical Slice of the Infrastructure Pie (The Hill) How the Push for Quick Infrastructure Could Affect Environmental Regs (Governing) In Detroit Today, Trump Expected to Reconsider Emissions Standards (Detroit News) St. Louis, Dallas Press Washington for Transit Funding (MissouriNet, Dallas News) Tech Bros Feel the Uber, Lyft Void at Austin’s SXSW (Slate) The Results of Bay Area’s Transit Incentive […]

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Census Shows Population Losses in Cities, Growth in Suburbs (Governing, FiveThirtyEight) Lawmakers See Tax Repatriation as Source of Funds for Infrastructure (The Hill) MD Gov. Larry Hogan Tells Trump Admin About His Pet Road Projects (WaPo) Elaine Chao Talks Trump, Tech, Personal History With USA Today Dallas Can’t Count on Federal Funds for Its Transit Plans (D Mag) Miami Voters Divided on […]

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Far-Right Freedom Caucus Expected to Play Key Role in Infrastructure Fight (The Hill) NatGeo Keeps a Running Tally of How Trump Is Changing the Environment Seattle Sales Tax for Transit Takes Effect; Bike-Share Goes Kaput (Seattle Times, Bicycling) DC Tries to Involve Whole Region in “Vision Zero” Effort (WaPo) Atlanta Transit Braces for More Riders After I-85 Collapse […]

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Paul Ryan: Infrastructure Measure Will Seek Private Financing, Won’t Stimulate Economy (Hugh Hewitt) Five Ways Federal Infrastructure Spending Makes Cities Poorer (Strong Towns) How High Transit Construction Costs Fit in With Transit’s Other Political Challenges (Frontier Group) Gas Prices Headed Toward Five-Year High (KARE 11 Minneapolis) Vox Throws Cold Water on Climate Optimism in the Trump Era Vancouver’s Bike-Friendly […]