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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Bill de Blasio Touts Drop in NYC Traffic Deaths Under Vision Zero (Streetsblog NYC) Colorado Lawmakers Debate Whether to Spend $1.2 Billion on Highway or Light Rail (Coloradoan) Portland Cyclists: Rumble Strips Aren’t Enough Protection (KGW.com) Bike Advocates Call for Lower Speed Limits in Minnesota Cities (Star Tribune) PIRG: Connecticut Governor’s Highway Widening Plan Is a […]

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Bloomberg Puts Brakes on Pedicab Law (Newsday) Brooklyn Protesters Come Out Against One-Way Plan (NY Post) Long Wait to Fix Times Square Gap (Newsday) Manhattan Commuter Walks Five Miles Each Way (AMNY) Thinking Green on a Local Level on the LES (City Limits) Robert Moses Reconsidered, Again (City Limits) Cop Charged with DWI After Tire-Slash […]

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How Will Congress Respond to “Fix It First” Plan? (T4America) … And How Serious Is Obama About It? (Transpo Issues Daily) Is Obama’s Infrastructure Plan Mission Impossible? (Daily Star) Bill Fulton: Smart Growth Actually Makes Sense for Conservatives (CP&DR) NYU Launches Institute Dedicated to Cities, Urban Issues (Next City) Vermont Governor Defends Gas Tax (WCAX) […]

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U.S. DOT Announces $500 Million Round of TIGER Funding (Times Picayune) Arkansas Officials Reject Proposal to Turn I-30 in Little Rock Into a Boulevard (Arkansas Online) Indianapolis Working on Its First Pedestrian Plan (Fox59) SOV Commuting Drops on Colorado Highway, Carpooling and Bus Riding Rise (BizWest) Controversy Around London’s “Garden Bridge” Plan (City Metric) How Much of Toronto’s […]

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LaHood: Feds Will Help with Boise Transit, Including Streetcar (Idaho Statesman, Boise Weekly) NJ Increases Police Presence for Buses (NJ.com) Today in Paranoia: Stanley Kurtz Says Obama Schemes to Kill the Suburbs (Next American City) The Buzz on Freeway Removals (Planetizen) Chicago Plans to “Decrowd” Transit (Chicago Tribune) Long Beach Unfolds Bike-Sharing Plans (Treehugger) A Look […]

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Elaine Chao Confirmed Easily for Transportation Secretary… (WaPo) …Still Evasive About the Administration’s Plans (NYT) Study: America Requires Way Too Much Parking Near Transit (NITC) Why Elon Musk’s Plan to Tunnel Under L.A. to Fix Congestion Is Terrible (City Journal) What Vision Zero Cities Are Finding Does and Doesn’t Work (Governing) Rural Minnesota Lawmaker Wants to Require […]