Today’s Headlines

  • The Hack of SF Muni Hack Highlights a Broader Cybersecurity Threat (SF Chron)
  • Top Dems Call for Transpo Funding Boost from Congress (The Hill)
  • DC Metro Looks at Stopping Service at 11:30 PM (WaPo)
  • Detroit to Answer Feds’ Call for “Proving Ground” for Self-Driving Cars (Crain’s)
  • Railroads Show Uneven Progress on Safety Tech; MetroNorth Lags (Railway Age, NH Register)
  • Seattle Advocates Don’t Want to Wait 25 Years for Transit Expansion (Next City)
  • Federal Judge Upholds Ruling That Could Delay the Purple Line (Construction Dive)
  • What Happens When People Without Cars Move to Car-Centric Places? (GGW)
  • Zipcar Founder Robin Chase on Upending the Drive-Everywhere Status Quo (Commonwealth)

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Why Did L.A. Metro Ridership Drop Again? (LA Times) Tech Group Asks Feds to Slow Down on “Driver Mode” for Phones (The Hill) Congress Turns Attention to Self-Driving Cars (Detroit News) Fast Action Needed on DC Metro Safety Bill After FTA Pulls Some Funding (AP, Progressive RR) California State Senator Wants to Make It Easier to Enact Transit Ballot […]

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New York Times’ Room for Debate Weighs in on Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Trump Seems to Be Backing Off Trillion-Dollar Infrastructure Initiative (AP) Culture Change at Detroit’s Planning Department — Focus on “20-Minute Neighborhoods” (Planetizen) After $1.6 Billion Widening, LA’s 405 Is Just as Congested; NYT Asks, “Was It Worth It?” SF Considers Legal Action Against Uber for Jumping the Gun […]

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This Boston Suburb Turned Street Parking Into a Pop-Up Bus Lane (CityLab) Auto Loan Delinquencies Hit a New High (The Car Connection) What We Can Learn About Infrastructure Spending From the Stimulus (Brookings) Lawsuit Against Albuquerque Bus Rapid Transit Dropped (ABQ Journal) Globe and Mail: Self-Driving Cars Will Give Power Back to Pedestrians Congress Making Bipartisan Push […]

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Sen. McConnell Says Bipartisan Transpo Plan Could Be Announced Tomorrow (Transport Topics) Issues Tangled Up in Transpo: Obamacare, Abortion, Planned Parenthood, Ex-Im Bank… (Nat Journal) 81 Transit Groups Prod Congress for More Bus Funding (The Hill) Call It a Car Crash, Not a Car “Accident” (Vox) Will Caltrans Make Good on Its Ambitious Bike Goals? (SF Gate) “Pope […]

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More About Transit Projects in Line for Funds in Obama’s Budget: SF Exam, MinnPost, ABQ Journal Dallas Area Explores Quicker Path to Expanding Cotton Belt Rail (Dallas News) The New Face of Suburbia in Twin Cities (City Lab) BRT Could Come to Milwaukee (WPR) On International Winter Bike to Work Day, How Bikes Serve as Social […]

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With Key Republicans Opposing White House Transportation Plan… (WSJ, TNR) …Odds Are Long That It Will Pass Before the Elections (WaPo, WSJ) Infrastructure Bank: An Idea Whose Time has Come? (WaPo, Brookings, CSM) $50 Billion Isn’t Nearly Enough to Shore Up Our Transportation System (SF Chron) Reid Calls for “Piecemeal” Approach on Climate (Hill) Meanwhile, Ballot Measure Would […]