Today’s Headlines

  • Trump’s $1 Trillion Infrastructure Swindle Sounds Good to Chuck Schumer (Politico)
  • Is Elaine Chao Hedging on Trump’s Infrastructure Plan? (CNN)
  • Chao Lays Out Her Agenda for U.S. DOT; Wants to Weaken Environmental Protections (Politico)
  • Uber Belatedly Complies With Law, Ends Self-Driving Car Pilot in San Francisco (NYT)
  • Why Partially Automated Cars Are So Bad for Safety (The Hill)
  • San Francisco Adds a Protected Intersection (Streetsblog SF)
  • City Auditors Pan Kansas City’s Bike Plan: “Just Lines on a Map” (KC Star)
  • Mayors Explain Their Infrastructure Priorities (Fewer Highways) to Politico

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Vox Evaluates the Federal Government’s New Self-Driving Car Regulations Automakers’ Reaction to New Self-Driving Car Regulations (Fox Business) Consumer Group Says Self-Driving Car Regulations Don’t Go Far Enough (WTOP) Texas Has $37 Billion in Toll Road Debt (El Paso Herald) Lower Speed Limits Pass Seattle City Council Unanimously (Seattle Bike Blog) Baltimore Opens First Parking-Protected […]

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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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The Psychology of Why Driving Turns Us Into Jerks (Slate) How New Jersey Can Lure People Out of Cars (NextCity) Scientist Says Climate Change Contributed to Texas Flooding Disaster (Texas Tribune) “Floating Bus Stops” Can Help Solve Bike-Bus Conflicts (CityLab) Proposal to Hike Tennessee Gas Tax “Not Going Anywhere” (Times Free Press) Maryland County Testing […]

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Brookings Releases Solid Set of Infrastructure Policy Recommendations Smart Growth America Outlines Policy Priorities for the Next Administration Strong Towns Has Been Discussing What Federal Infrastructure Strategy Should Look Like Rails-to-Trails Releases Active Transportation Recommendations for the Next President It’s Time to Think About Retrofitting Parking Garages for Housing (Wired) Canada Launching Its Own Infrastructure […]

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Texas High-Speed Rail Ramps Up DC Lobbying (The Hill) San Diego Weighs New Taxes to Beef Up Transit (SD Union-Trib) In Minnesota, Metro Area Subsidizes Rural Transpo (StarTrib) Redfin: Transit Access Increases Home Values (Silicon Beat) St. Louis Streetcar Ready for Test Runs (KWMU) Should Cyclists Be Taxed for Road Upgrades? (Urban Milwaukee) Orlando Strives to Become “Theme […]

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Reid: It’s Time to Focus on Transportation (Reuters) Obama: FAA Stalemate a “Self-Inflicted Wound” (Politico) Mass. Highway Official Ousted for Big Dig Remarks (AP) Pennsylvania Panel Pitches Transportation Funding Ideas (Land Line) High Line Inspires Trestle-to-Park Projects in Other Cities (NYT) Sprawl Helping Fuel Devastating Fires in the West (CNBC) Here’s Something You’ll Never See […]