Today’s Headlines

  • Trump’s Climate Denier EPA Nominee Is a Giant Middle Finger to Environmentalists… (NYT, EDF)
  • …Was Investigated for Colluding With Fossil Fuel Companies as Oklahoma AG (Politico)
  • Why Trump Saying “Urban Renewal” Is Scary for Cities (NYT)
  • Boston’s Green Line Extension Opening Pushed Back to 2021 (The Globe)
  • Cincinnati Streetcar Ridership Falling Short of Projections (Enquirer)
  • Four Ways to Add “Gentle” Density to Neighborhoods (The Tyee)
  • Trumpster, Conspiracist Alex Jones Very Concerned About Parking in Austin (InfoWars via Streetsblog Tex)
  • UPS Now Delivering by Electric Bike in Portland (Oregonian)

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Gas Guzzlers Face Charges (Guardian) Gore Warns Congress of ‘Planetary Emergency’ (NYT) More Debate on UncivilServants.org (NYT) Dirty Air Becomes Divisive Issue in Hong Kong Vote (NYT) No Parole Yet for DWI-Slay Cop (NY Post) On-Duty NJ Officer Strikes, Kills Pedestrian (AMNY) Four-Hour Commute for SI Man (AMNY) Likely Bloomberg Focus: Transit Finance (TSTC) Greenway […]

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Spitzer Open to Congestion Pricing (Sun) NYC Commuting: Stick to the Facts (TSTC) Planner Behind PlaNYC (Sun) Corzine Warns NJ Gas Tax May Go Up (Post) Is Corzine Ad Contrite or Calculating? (NYT) Clearing Bike Lanes for Bicyclists (Voice) Traffic Agents Talk About Possible New Powers (NYT) Noise Enforcement Leads to Lots of Traffic Tickets […]

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Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Crash and Burn Too? (The Week) California Breaks With Trump By Upholding Emissions Standards (NYT) Republicans Use Twin Cities Light Rail Project as Culture War Prop (AP) Silicon Valley Asks Feds to Make Good on Promises for Caltrain (Mercury News) Wired Makes the Case for Parking Cash-Out How a Bill in Florida Could […]

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Far-Right Freedom Caucus Expected to Play Key Role in Infrastructure Fight (The Hill) NatGeo Keeps a Running Tally of How Trump Is Changing the Environment Seattle Sales Tax for Transit Takes Effect; Bike-Share Goes Kaput (Seattle Times, Bicycling) DC Tries to Involve Whole Region in “Vision Zero” Effort (WaPo) Atlanta Transit Braces for More Riders After I-85 Collapse […]

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Trump Budget Is a Disaster for Cities and Transit (WaPo, Vox) Housing Advocates Fear Big HUD Cuts (WaPo) Trump Likely to Face Congressional Resistance to Scorched-Earth Budget (The Atlantic) In Detroit, Trump Hypes Rollback of Fuel Economy Standards (NYT, USA Today) London Mayor Sadiq Khan Proposes £770 Million for Bike Initiatives (The Guardian) Tempe Police’s Jaywalking Crackdown — “A Tax on […]

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Elaine Chao Confirmed Easily for Transportation Secretary… (WaPo) …Still Evasive About the Administration’s Plans (NYT) Study: America Requires Way Too Much Parking Near Transit (NITC) Why Elon Musk’s Plan to Tunnel Under L.A. to Fix Congestion Is Terrible (City Journal) What Vision Zero Cities Are Finding Does and Doesn’t Work (Governing) Rural Minnesota Lawmaker Wants to Require […]