Today’s Headlines

  • Trump’s Hazy Plan to Create an Infrastructure Task Force (WaPo)
  • New York Times Examines Ben Carson’s “Warped” Views on Housing
  • Uber Admits Its Self-Driving Cars Have Problems With Bike Lanes (Guardian)
  • U.S. Mayors Vow to Stay Strong on Climate Change (Governing)
  • With Federal Funds, Gulf Coast Rail Set for Revival (The Advocate)
  • Amtrak’s Northeast Upgrades Will Depend on Trump (Skift)
  • How Better Bike Infrastructure Can Help Baltimore’s Inequality (CityLab)
  • NJ Transit Blames Revenue Drop on Cheaper Gas Prices (NJ.com)
  • Clevelanders Continue to Air Concerns About Public Square Bus Ban (Plain Dealer)
  • Fake News Poison Spreads to… Philly Bike Lanes? (Metro)

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LaHood’s Thoughts on the Future of American Transportation (Fast Lane) More Analysis of the “End of Car Culture” from NYT, Bike League, MarketWatch New Transpo Secretary Foxx Supportive But Vague on Bikes (Bike League) Class Divisions in Navigating the San Fran Transit Strike (Next City) So What’s STROADing? Pics Explain (Strong Towns) Bad Infrastructure –> Bad Biking […]

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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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DOT Seeks Feedback on 2014-2018 Strategic Plans (The Hill) The 2020 Vision for Maryland’s Purple Line (Gazette) What Policies Can Encourage Active Transport? (CityFix) Atlantic Cities Chats With “End of the Suburbs” Author Does Baton Rouge Need Its Transit Agency? (Times-Picayune) Bacon’s Rebellion: It’s a Bad Time for Bets on Transpo Infrastructure Are There Enough Bikes […]

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OMB Official: Trump’s Budget Will Include $200 Billion for Infrastructure Over 10 Years (Bloomberg) David Roberts: “A Carbon-Free, Autonomous Car Is Still a Car; It Still Takes Up Space” (Vox) Portland Residents Want City to Pilot Bus Lanes on Hawthorne Bridge (KATU) Connecticut Cuts Ribbon On Its First Protected Bike Lane (New Haven Independent, WTNH) Muddled […]

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Obama Urges Transpo Bill Before Recess as Congress Squabbles Over Details (The Hill, WSJ) WaPo Thinks Senate Bill Is Better of Two Flawed Options Is Streetcar Totally Dead for San Antonio? (TPR) For a Nationwide Infrastructure Plan, Congress Should Be Talking About Broadband (CityLab) Protected Bike Lanes Would Be Easier to Build Under New California Law […]

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President Obama’s Budget Proposal is a Lovely Fantasy (Transpo Issues Daily) Toronto Wrestles With E-Bikes in Bike Lanes (Star) California HSR Infrastructure Will Be Made in the USA (World News) Massachusetts Senate Passes Transit Funding Bill (Globe) Are San Francisco’s Iconic Cable Cars Worth All These Expensive Injuries? (AP) 11,368 Capital Bikeshare Trips: All in […]