Today’s Headlines

  • What Would Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Do for Cities? (Atlantic)
  • With New Traffic Data Tool, Uber Extends Olive Branch to City Governments (NYT)
  • On Reddit Q&A, Foxx Touts High-Speed Rail (Palm Beach Post)
  • Elaine Chao’s Confirmation Hearing Set for Wednesday (Equipment World)
  • Feds Grant $1.1B for Chicago’s Red Line (Sun-Times)
  • Senators Call for Review of Sleep Apnea Tests for Train Conductors (NH Register)
  • Will Trump Affect Sacramento’s Streetcar Plans? (Sac Bee)
  • Nashville’s Sidewalk Problem (CityLab)
  • Miami Pop-Up Transforms Parking Into Parks (Next City)

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Slate: Pouring Money Into Roads Is a Dead End Jared Kushner Also in Charge of Shaping Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (CNBC) Deadly Texas Crash Could Influence State’s Texting-While-Driving Bill (Houston Chron) California Advances $52B Transpo Bill With Gas Tax Hike (Mercury News) What’s in Store for Michigan’s Most Important Street? (D Mag) Meet the “MARTA Army” Working for Transpo Change in Atlanta […]

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The Hill Expects Elaine Chao to Sell Trump’s Infrastructure Bill to Congress You Know the Women’s March Was Bigger Than the Inauguration Thanks to Metro Ridership (Politico) Trump Promptly Purges Climate Change References From White House Site (NYT) City Mayors Prepare for Climate Change Fight (ThinkProgress) New Haven’s Highway Conversation Will Reconnect Neighborhoods (Next City) How Will […]

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The Battles of Blue Cities vs. Red States (Atlantic) States with Most Traffic Deaths Went for Trump in 2016 (Salon) After More Than a Year, DC Metro Chief’s Job Hasn’t Gotten Any Easier (WaPo) Boston vs. Atlanta: Cycling Edition (Bicycling) Industries Divided on Pace of Self-Driving Car Rollout (Seattle Times) Solo Car Commuting on the Rise in Denver […]

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The U.S. Needs to Cut Construction Costs Before We Can Do Infrastructure Right (American Interest) CA High-Speed Rail: Both in Limbo and Full-Speed Ahead (SF Chron) Born in Sweden, Vision Zero Has Spread to Dozens of U.S. Cities (Governing) Next City on How Cities Can Aim Higher With Vision Zero In Providence, a Model for Grassroots Transpo Advocacy (American […]

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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) […]

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Why Ben Carson Running HUD Doesn’t Bode Well for Cities (WaPo); Democrats Pan Carson Pick (Hill) Shuster to Continue Leading House Transpo Committee (Transport Topics) An Optimistic Take on the Unified Republican Government and Transit (Planetizen) DC Officials Claim Discrimination in Metro’s Planned Service Cuts (WTOP) Honolulu Rail Costs Could Balloon to $9.5B (Civil Beat) Apple Finally Acknowledges Its Interest in Self-Driving Cars (Gov […]