Today’s Headlines

  • DC Metro Board Cuts Late-Night Service for Two Years (WaPo)
  • Feds Grant $499M for Forth Worth-Dallas Rail (Star-Telegram)
  • LaHood Is Offering Advice About Getting Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Done (The Hill)
  • Governing Looks at the Prospects for Private Infrastructure Financing Under Trump
  • LA Times: Ease Traffic By Making Parking More Difficult
  • Coalition in Ohio Pushes Governor for Transit Funding (Cleveland Scene)
  • Sacramento Leaders Press for Self-Driving Car Tech (Sac Biz Journal)
  • Lessons From Macon GA’s Massive Bike Lane Pop-Up (Next City)
  • Fed Up With Crashes, Philly Guy Builds DIY Bike Lane (Inquirer)

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After Years of Dormancy, Feds Pull Funding From Houston Light Rail Project (Chron) As DC Metro Boss Shakes Up Staffing, Senate Bill Would Add to Feds’ Oversight (WaPo) Long-Stalled Plans for Detroit-Ann Arbor Rail See New Life (Detroit News) Senate Bill Would Reinvest Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor Profits in Northeast Corridor (CT Post) Feds Voice Support for Boston’s […]

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Lee County, Florida, Hopes for TIGER Grant Today (News-Press) Link Between Transpo Planning and Health Gets More Attention (Trans Issues Daily) Richard Florida on Why Start-Ups Are Avoiding Office Parks in the Burbs (Atlantic Cities) Detroit News: Give Up on Feds, Use Private Money for Infrastructure Boomers Opting for Smaller “Pocket Neighborhoods” (AARP) Busy Bike […]

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Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Is Vaporware (WaPo, NPR) and His “Infrastructure Week” Was a PR Mess (Hill) Without a Real Plan From the Feds, Cities and States Should Prepare to Go It Alone (Slate) WMATA Board Backs Cost-Cutting and Funding Blueprint — Now It’s Up to DC-Area Politicians (WAMU) Robust Transit Is NYC’s Competitive Advantage. What Happens When […]

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California Leads in Regulating Self-Driving Cars (AP) For U.S. Mayors, Infrastructure Goals (Including Bike Lanes) Top Wishlist (Next City, Green Lane Project) Longer Build But Lower Costs Possible for California High-Speed Rail (LA Times) Urbanization Slow to Take Off in El Paso (Atlantic) Winter Cycling Congress to Converge in Minneapolis (StarTrib) Foxx Addresses Hyperloop Competitors Today (The […]

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Transpo Bill, Now in Conference, Already Comes Up Short (CSM) Conference Committee Off to Slow Start (Hill) Infrastructure Backlog Crippling Public Services (Palo Alto Patch) Fox News‘ Neil Cavuto (Cross-)Talks Infrastructure Spending With Mayor of St. Paul, MN To Sell Trains and Transit, Try a Little Tenderness (HuffPo) West Virginia Latest State to Ask for […]

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San Diego Trolley Extension Gets $1 Billion From the Feds (KPBS) Wall Street Journal Pretends Sprawl and High Rises Are the Only Housing Options Self-Driving Car Smiles at Pedestrians to Let Them Know It’s Safe to Cross (Fast Company) Peak Victim Blaming? 11-Year-Old Critically Injured — “Could Happen to Any Driver” (Q13Fox) Fresno Installs First Green Bike […]