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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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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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 […]

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Obama: Don’t Expect a Silver Bullet to Bring Down Gas Prices (Politico) Earth Day 2011: EPA Threatened Amidst Partisan Crossfire (SacBee) How Climate Science Became the Target of a Smear Campaign (Mother Jones) Groundbreaking SFpark Project Launches in San Francisco (Streetsblog SF) Have a Crazy Uncle Who Despises Rail? CNN Explains Why Study: Built Environment […]

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Local coverage of T4A’s report on transit cuts (Detroit News, SF Chron, Sac Biz Journ, WaPo) Birmingham, home of PBS’ "zombie highway," rocked by bribery guilty plea (Bloomberg) Highway projects (and transit ones, too) are stalling thanks to funding uncertainty in Congress (CQ) Ford’s new electric car can "talk" to the grid to regulate power […]

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Rep. Bill Shuster, “Prince of Asphalt,” Gets Challenged From the Right (Roll Call) San Francisco Bike-Share Off to a Good Start (Examiner) — or Is It? (Streetsblog SF) Another Great Quarter For Transit Ridership (APTA) Turns Out There Really Are a Lot of Lexuses in Those HOT Lanes (Marketplace) California Cyclists Soon at Lower Risk […]

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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 […]