Today’s Headlines

  • More Coverage of Trump’s Transportation Secretary Pick, Elaine Chao (NYT, NPR, WaPo)
  • The Takeaway Explains Why Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Could Be Just a Tax Cut for the Rich
  • How Will Obama’s Desegregation Efforts Fare Under Trump? (The Atlantic)
  • Pricetag on LA Carpool Lane Rises to $1.6 Billion — Traffic Still Hasn’t Improved (LA Times)
  • Carmel Indiana Now Has 100 Traffic Circles (CityLab)
  • In More Walkable Cities, the Government, Not Property Owners, Pays for Sidewalks (Fast Company)
  • Washington Suburbs Want Transit to Keep Cost of Living Affordable (WaPo)
  • How Should We Help Shrinking Cities? (Urbanophile)

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DC Metro Board Cuts Late-Night Service for Two Years (WaPo) Feds Grant $499M for Forth Worth-Dallas Rail (Star-Telegram) LaHood Is Offering Advice About Getting Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Done (The Hill) Governing Looks at the Prospects for Private Infrastructure Financing Under Trump LA Times: Ease Traffic By Making Parking More Difficult Coalition in Ohio Pushes Governor for Transit Funding (Cleveland Scene) […]

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Ron Klain to Dems: Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Is a Trap — Don’t Fall for It (WaPo) Krugman: And It’s a Privatization Scam (NYT) CityLab Speculates About Trump’s Transpo Secretary Pick Atlanta’s MARTA Expansion Depends a Lot on GOP Officials (AJC) In LA, Transit Tax Victory Shows Broad Frustration With Traffic (LA Times) Seattle Advocates Want Another Rail Vote to […]

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As Traffic Deaths Rise, Cities Across U.S. Pursue Lower Speed Limits (WaPo) What’s Behind America’s Declining Transit Ridership? (CityLab) Boston Leads Nation in Light Rail Derailments (Boston Globe) DC Metro May Sell Station Naming Rights to Raise Cash (WaPo) Houston Speeds Up Project to Demolish Downtown Freeway (Houston Chron) NYT: What Happened to Trump’s Infrastructure Plan? […]

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NHTSA Steps Up Efforts to Block Drunk Drivers from Starting Cars (Legal Examiner) FTA Launches Civil Rights Probe Into Cleveland’s Public Square Closure; Mayor Obstinate (Plain Dealer) Curbed: By 2020, Car Ownership Could Decline in the U.S. Due to Automated Shared Fleets San Diego’s SANDAG Lied to Voters About How Much Money Tax Would Generate (Voice of San […]

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Report Recommends BRT For NYC As Hedge Against Future Storms (Transpo Nation) LA Targets Infrastructure Repair With New Property Tax Measure (LAT) How DC Came to Be the Undisputed King of U.S. Bike-Sharing (Slate) DC Wants It All: Transit, Bikes, Traffic Management and Road Widening (WaPo) More Noise Pollution, Please: How to Save Pedestrians From […]

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Trump’s Empty Rhetoric on Infrastructure Has Been Exposed (NYT) Transit Industry and Rail Advocates Blast Trump’s Budget (Progressive Railroading) In Chicago, Cycling Enforcement Discriminates Against Black People on Bikes (Chicago Trib) WaPo: Trump Demonizes Cities Because They’re a Threat to His Agenda Seattle Spends More on New Transit Than Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) How the White House Could Derail […]