Today’s Headlines

  • Some Cities And Counties Are Letting Transit Slide, Hoping Uber Will Fill the Gap (Slate)
  • CA Regulators Halt Uber Autonomous Vehicle Pilot in SF After Car Runs Red Light Into Crosswalk (electrek)
  • Auto Sales Slumping (WSJ)
  • In 35 Years, Boston Parking Meter Prices Have Gone Up 25 Percent, Transit Fares 275 Percent (Globe)
  • Detroit Debuts Plans for Downtown Protected Bikeway Network (Curbed)
  • Seattle Begins $21 Million Loan Program to Boost TOD By Light Rail Stations (NextCity)
  • U.S. DOT Releases a “Toolkit” for Interacting With State DOTs (CityLab)
  • Study: Self-Driving Cars Will Increase Highway Capacity a Lot (SSTI)
  • The Most Polluting States Went for Trump (Atlantic)

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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? […]

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Janette Sadik-Khan: The Bike Wars Are Over, and the Bikes Won (NY Mag) Boston Transit OKs Fare Hike Amid Protests (Boston.com) How Uber and Lyft Can Help Transit Agencies (Brookings) States Start Prepping for Driverless Cars (Governing) St. Paul’s Varied Paths for Transit-Oriented Development (The Line) Governing: BRT’s Not as Sexy as Light Rail, But Don’t […]

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CNN Highlights the Sorry State of America’s Infrastructure Georgia Threatens to Shut Down Atlanta Streetcar (AJC) Seattle Bumps Up Timeline for Light Rail Projects (Seattle Times) Uber Preps to Meet Demand During DC Metro Work (WaPo, The Hill) Google Plans Self-Driving Car Center Near Detroit (Detroit Free Press) Driverless Car Tech to Get Boost from US-Israel Collaboration […]

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More Zany Ideas for Protecting Pedestrians from Self-Driving Cars (City Observatory) The 10 Deadliest States for Pedestrians (790 KABC) Slate: Uber and Lyft Could Have the Biggest Impact in the South Enormous Mixed-Use Development Promises to Make Miami More Walkable (WLRN) Fresno to Begin Construction on Bus Rapid Transit System This Month (Fresno Bee) London […]

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Former DOT Chiefs: Transpo Shortfalls Eroding “American Prosperity” (WaPo) DOT Announces New Funding for State of Good Repair Grants… at 1 Percent of Need (National Journal) Rail Projects Hang in the Balance in Several Close Governors’ Races (NYT) Reduced Demand for Cars Causes Drop in Manufacturing (The Hill) Car Dependence and Sprawl Make It Hard […]

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New Urbanism Guru Andres Duany Predicts a More Neighborly Future (USA Today) LaHood Poised to Make Transit Announcement in St. Cloud (SC Times) Why Do Riders Prefer a Slow Subway Ride to Commuter Rail? (Pedestrian Observations) Bike League Launches “Women Bike” Mass DOT Contracts for Design of Medford Light Rail (Railway Age) Virginia Gets $52M […]