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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Transportation for America on Trump Transit Cuts: “This Is Not a Big City Thing” (Next City) Atlanta Transit Could Lose Out on $3 Billion If Trump Cuts New Starts and TIGER (AJC) Self-Driving Buses: Cool, But Not Yet Cheap (or Tested) Enough to Be a Real Solution (Eno) When It Comes to Access to Transit, Poorer Parts […]

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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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It’s a Record-Breaking Year for Transpo Ballot Measures (San Gabriel Valley Trib) Twin Cities’ Green Line Is Raising Housing Costs for Poor Residents (Pioneer Press) Senior NJ Transit Officials Miss Safety Hearing (AP) How Will the U.S. Handle Urban Population Growth? (WaPo) Maryland Gov Hogan Touts Purple Line as a Cure for Metro (AP) Should Biking on Downtown […]

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How Is Cheap Gas Affecting Transit Ridership? (Chicago Trib) As Szabo Heads to Chicago, Foxx’s Chief of Staff Steps in to Lead FRA (Chicago Trib, Reuters) The Growing Momentum for Turning Parking Spaces Into Parks (NYT) Could Olympics Prospect Help Boston Transit Projects? (Boston Globe) How Denver Made Use of Private Dollars for Transit (Progressive […]