Today’s Headlines

  • Why America’s Roads Are So Much More Deadly Than Europe’s (Vox)
  • As Auto Lending Standards Get Looser, Delinquencies Rising (NYT)
  • Uber and Lyft Like Trump’s Transportation Secretary Pick (Bloomberg)
  • EPA Trying to Fast-Track Strict Emission Standards for Vehicles Pre-Trump (LA Times)
  • Lack of Sidewalks Is a Public Health Issue in Durham County (News & Observer)
  • Data Scientists Are Trying to Use Google Street View to Pinpoint Accessibility Problems (Technical.ly)
  • Money Flows for Sidewalks in Nashville But Construction Is Slow (Nashville Scene)
  • Chicago City Council Approves TIF Funding for Red and Purple Line Modernization (Streetsblog Chicago)
  • Boston Plans Bike-Friendly “Peanutabout” to Make a Tricky Intersection Safer (Boston Cyclists Union)
  • CityLab: For a Stronger City, Providence Should Tear Down the 6-10 Connector

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Touting Buses as Economic Lifeline, Foxx Announces $30M Grant in Detroit (Roll Call, Free Press) Kansas City Offers Lesson on Streetcar Funding Challenges (CityLab) Ridership Up for D.C.’s New Silver Line (Washington Biz Journal) Nashville Envisions Its Future Growth (Nashville Ledger) In Baltimore, LaHood Continues Pitch for Higher Gas Tax (Baltimore Biz Journal) Study Will […]

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Trump Talks Infrastructure With the Times, Knows Nothing About Transit At the Moment, an “Infrastructure Bill” in Washington Is a Fantasy (Brookings) St. Louis Voters Okay Metrolink Expansion, Shoot Down MLS Stadium (St. Louis Public Radio) It Sure Looks Like the Car Insurance Industry Discriminates Against People of Color (ProPublica) Tulsa Will Use a Combined Pass […]

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Data From Feds Confirm the Rise in Demand for Central Cities (WaPo) The Guardian Has a Rather Paranoid Take on Sidewalk Labs’ Work in Columbus and Elsewhere Philly, Nashville, Spokane, and Ramsey County Named Winners of DOT Design Challenge (E Turbo News) In Philly, Feds Will Help Reimagine Vine Street Expressway (Inquirer) Study: Homes Near Seattle Light Rail Command a Premium (Seattle Times) […]

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Tennessee Creates Fund for Transit, Biking, Pedestrian Projects (AP) … While Urban Land Institute Assesses Nashville (Tennessean) Report: Transit Use Up, Driving Down in Twin Cities (Star Tribune) Connecticut Economy Suffered During Recent Metro-North Disruption (AP) Boston Globe: Next T Contractor Needs to Increase Ridership Austin Rail Aims to Connect City’s Growth Centers (Community Impact) […]

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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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Michael Bloomberg Urges Cities to Prepare for Self-Driving Cars (WaPo) A Car and Driver Q&A With Anthony Foxx on the Future of Transportation Twin Cities Get Federal Grant to Plan Development Along New Light Rail Line (F&C) Uber Endorses Seattle Transit Ballot Measure (GeekWire) Chicago Black Lives Matter Activists Discuss Transportation Justice With Chicago Reader Does Metro Run Through DC’s Most Populated Areas? […]