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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Miami Republican Rep. Diaz-Balart Will Oversee Money for Transpo (McClatchy) Gabe Klein Talks to Gov Tech About Transit Start-up Bridj Salt Lake City Mayor to Head National League of Cities (AP) After Months of Delays, Phoenix Bike-Share Kicks Off Tomorrow (KTAR) Death of Arlington Streetcar Shows Growing Rift in Transit Movement (Salon) Feds Give Green Light to […]

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APTA Asks Trump For Its Typical Slice of the Infrastructure Pie (The Hill) How the Push for Quick Infrastructure Could Affect Environmental Regs (Governing) In Detroit Today, Trump Expected to Reconsider Emissions Standards (Detroit News) St. Louis, Dallas Press Washington for Transit Funding (MissouriNet, Dallas News) Tech Bros Feel the Uber, Lyft Void at Austin’s SXSW (Slate) The Results of Bay Area’s Transit Incentive […]

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D.C. Metro crash casts a grim light on insufficient federal support for transit (Time) LaHood: Looming highway trust fund bankruptcy will leave states in crisis … (WSJ) … but the administration is proud of how quickly it’s allocated highway money (AP) Rep. John Mica (R-FL) talks up the need for infrastructure investment (PBS) DeFazio suggests […]

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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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Looks Like Senate Will Be Working for the Weekend on Transpo Bill (Roll Call) House, Senate Republicans Headed for Showdown (The Hill) Anthony Foxx Sits Down with Politico Foxx Particularly Bullish on Southeast Rail (Fast Lane) Streetsblog’s Ben Fried on Why We Should Knock Down Urban Highways (Politico) Study: Transit Access Not a Primary Factor in […]

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Texas A&M Releases Urban Mobility Report, Which Promptly Gets Ripped to Shreds (Planetizen, GGW) Actually, AP, Americans Wasted Way More Than 2 1/2 Days in the Car Last Year Transpo Bill Weakens Truck Safety Measures (Cap Times) Phoenix Approves Light Rail Tax Package (T4America, AZ Central, New Times) Uncertainty About Boston’s Long-Planned Green Line Freaks Out Homeowners […]