Today’s Headlines

  • Why Ben Carson Running HUD Doesn’t Bode Well for Cities (WaPo); Democrats Pan Carson Pick (Hill)
  • Shuster to Continue Leading House Transpo Committee (Transport Topics)
  • An Optimistic Take on the Unified Republican Government and Transit (Planetizen)
  • DC Officials Claim Discrimination in Metro’s Planned Service Cuts (WTOP)
  • Honolulu Rail Costs Could Balloon to $9.5B (Civil Beat)
  • Apple Finally Acknowledges Its Interest in Self-Driving Cars (Gov Tech)
  • London Mayor Commits Nearly $1 Billion for Cycling Projects (Next City)
  • What’s Ahead for Atlanta’s BeltLine in 2017 (Atlanta InTown)
  • Bike-Share Coming to Prince George’s County, MD (GGW)

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Housing Policy Neophyte Ben Carson Confirmed as HUD Boss (WaPo) Whatever Happens to the EPA, It’s Important for Cities (CityLab) Milwaukee Groups File Suit Against Highway Expansion (Biz Times) Janette Sadik-Khan Sees “Electric” Energy in Detroit (Detroit Free Press) Anthony Foxx Skeptical of Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (CBS News) WaPo on How NIMBYism Could Kill Infrastructure Ambitions […]

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HUD Pick Ben Carson Never Actually Lived in Public Housing (Washington Examiner) Professional Rail Critic Randall O’Toole Worried Elaine Chao Is Too Pro-Rail (Lincoln Times News) Factsheet: Why Uber Won’t Kill Transit (TransitCenter) Drivers Hit 20 Pedestrians in Toronto and the CBC Blamed It on the Rain Dan Savage: Fatalities in the “War on Cars” Are Never Cars […]

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A Section of I-85 in Atlanta Collapsed in a Fire (CNN) Driver Distractions Are on the Rise, and So Are Pedestrian Deaths (Reuters) Dems Think They Can Take Advantage of Trump on Infrastructure (HuffPo) What HUD Boss Ben Carson Should Listen to on His Tour (Next City) Lyft Tests Shuttle Program in Chicago, San Francisco (Tech Crunch) MD’s […]

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Photos, Video Show Devastation of Flooded NYC Subway Tunnels (Examiner) Sandy Exposes Need to Invest in Transit Maintenance (McClatchy) Why Roads, Not Transit, Are Getting Emergency Aid (Transpo Nation) Bicycles Become Essential Transportation During Natural Disasters (Carson Now, Good) Toledo-Area Counties to Decide Whether to Decede From Regional Transit (Toledo Blade) Electric Vehicles Lower Carbon […]

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It’s Official: Trump Taps Ben Carson and His Non-Existent Housing Experience to Run HUD (Politico) Whatever Trump Does, Mayors Will Act on Climate Change (Scientific-American) Seattle Is Building a Lot of Apartments But Not a Lot of Parking Spots (Seattle Times) LaHood and Rendell Pitch Infrastructure Spending in The Hill Feds Target Sleep Apnea in Wake of Hoboken […]

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Ben Carson: Not Qualified to Run HUD (Slate, NYT, Hill) …Doesn’t Rule Out Using HUD Funds to Benefit Trump Organization (NPR) CityLab Reports on Denver’s Terrible I-70 Highway Widening Project Dallas Under Fire for Big Spending on Consultants After It Fails to Replace Bike Czar (Dallas News) Anaheim Streetcar Officially Dead (Voice of the OC) Ohio DOT Wants […]