Today’s Headlines

  • GOP Leaders Aren’t Raring to Enact Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (Politico)
  • Madrid to Ban Cars From Its Central Street, Gran Via (CityLab)
  • Foxx Wants Trump to Finish Regulatory Framework for Self-Driving Cars (The Hill)
  • U Minnesota Ranks Cities for Job Accessibility by Transit
  • Bus Ridership Declines Among American Immigrants (CityLab)
  • Study Links Road Pollution to Dementia (Mother Jones)
  • LA’s in a Transit Golden Age … But Where Are the Riders? (LA Weekly)
  • Charlotte Streetcar Project to Break Ground This Weekend (Observer)
  • How Your Subway Compares to Others in the World (Fast Co.Design)
  • Most Tennesseans Support Increased Funds for Biking, Walking, Transit (Times Free Press)

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The Biggest Threat to Cities’ Transit Ambitions May Come From Congress (CityLab) Will TIGER Grants Be on the Chopping Block? (The Hill) Boston Considers Weekend Commuter Rail Shutdowns (Boston Globe) What Suburbs Will Look Like in the Future (Business Insider) DC Metro’s Ridership Losses Have Pulled Down National Numbers (Washingtonian) Why Does the “Industrial Parking Complex” Keep Winning? (Boston […]

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The 54 Biggest U.S. Cities Ranked by Transit Trips Per Resident (FiveThirtyEight) WaPo: There’s No Such Thing as a Full City Low-Income Cyclists at Greater Risk of Being Killed in Traffic (Californian) Infrastructure Costs on the Rise for New Braves Stadium (AJC) Bike League Breaks Down Cycling Numbers From the Annual Census Estimates [PDF] Paris’s Car-Free […]

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Maryland Cutting Tolls for Truckers While Governor Pleads Poverty on Transit Projects (WBAL11) Connecticut’s New CTFastrak BRT Surpasses First Year Ridership Goal in Five Weeks (FoxCT) Where Millennials Can Afford to Buy Homes — Mostly the Midwest Zillow Brookings Analyzes Employment in Infrastructure What Really Happened to America’s Streetcars (Vox) Smart Growth Seattle: Why We Don’t Need […]

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GOP Chair Says Long-Term Transpo Bill Will Move Independently of Budget Deal (The Hill) Transpo Funding Patch Includes Extended Deadline for Train Safety Tech (Progressive Railroading) It’s Official: FTA Takes the Reins on DC Metro Safety (WaPo) Transit-Oriented People Converge in Dallas for Railvolution (Dallas Biz Journal) Why Bike Commuting Is Picking Up in the Motor […]

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Wyden Offers Short-Term Funding Plan; Corker Calls It “Complete Sham” (Roll Call, Transport Topics) Charlotte Magazine Profiles Anthony Foxx Offering Test Drives to Congress, Shuster Touts Driverless Cars (Roll Call) Tysons Corner Waits Impatiently for Silver Line (NYT) APTA Pitches Aggressive Growth for Transit Funding (Progressive Railroading) Denver Becomes the West’s Model for Transit Expansion (CityLab) Detroit City […]

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Pedestrian Deaths in Michigan Increased 41% Last Year (Detroit News) Scientists Find Link Between Car Exhaust and Heart Disease (LA Times) Taking Transit Healthier for Your Brain Than Driving to Work, Science Says (Business Insider) Governing: Transportation Agencies Need More Female Engineers Is Chicago BRT Getting Watered Down Too Much? (CityLab) How Much Money Does […]