Today’s Headlines

  • Trump Wants Oil Baron and Friend-of-Putin Rex Tillerson to Be the Nation’s Top Diplomat (NYT)
  • Will Trump Burn the Bridge of Trust Obama Built Toward Cities? (Next City)
  • California Mayors’ Concerns About Trump (SF Chronicle)
  • NJ Transit Understaffed Safety Jobs While Hiring Christie Allies at Top (Bloomberg)
  • America’s Slow But Steady Climb to Faster Rail Travel (CityLab)
  • Family Shipping Company Could Be Conflict for Transpo Pick Elaine Chao (ProPublica)
  • Birmingham One of Five Cities to Get TOD Boost from Feds (AL.com, FTA)
  • HUD Announces “Choice Neighborhoods” Grants, Including Louisville, St. Louis (WFPL, Post-Dispatch)
  • Nashville’s Transit Future Depends on State Legislators (Nashville Biz Journal)
  • Strategies for the White Plains Transit District (Journal News)

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Governors Don’t Expect Trump to Follow Through on Infrastructure Spending Talk (McClatchy, Hill) Caltrain Buys Time on Electrification While Waiting on Feds (SF Examiner) Indianapolis Approves Tax for Major Transit Expansion (Indy Star) Seattle Tops Nation in Growth of Transit Ridership (Seattle PI) Sacramento Wants to Shake Up Its 30-Year-Old Bus System (Sac Bee) Hawaii Senators Shoot […]

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Transit Know-Nothing John Mica Could Become the Next U.S. Transpo Secretary (Florida Politics) Trump’s Transpo Transition Pick Is All About Building Roads (Curbed) Transportation Issues to Track During the Lame Duck Session (The Hill) Sound Transit Vows to Move Quickly on the $54B Package Voters Approved (Puget Sound Biz Journal) What $2.8B Could Do for Atlanta Transit (Next City) California High-Speed Rail […]

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Senate Dem Bill Nelson Presses Chao For Stance on Trump’s Muslim Ban (The Hill) Politico Survey Reveals U.S. Mayors’ Concerns About Trump Next City on How Federal Transit Funding Could Change Seattle Reassesses Transit Protocol After Trains Jammed With Protesters Skipped Airport (Seattle Times) Will Dallas Ignore Call to Tear Down I-345? (D Mag) DC Metro Identifies Money That […]

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New Jersey, North Texas, Tempe, Alabama Among Places That Would Lose Transit Funding Under Trump Budget LaCrosse, Wisconsin, Doesn’t Want WisDOT’s Highway (NextCity) 97 Percent of U.S. Population Affected by Traffic Noise Pollution (CityLab) Pennsylvania Freezes $2 Billion Boondoggle Highway Project (Herald Standard) Minnesota Republicans Renew Call for Elaine Chao to Cancel Minneapolis Light Rail […]

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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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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 […]