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Michigan OKs $10M Loan for Detroit Streetcar (MLive) Denver’s New Transit Hub Offers Test Case for Two Federal Loan Programs (WSJ) World Bank: China Needs to Increase Density, Not Expand Sprawl (Financial Times) Clock Ticking for Governor’s Stamp on Indy Transit Bill (Indy Star) Meet the Woman in Charge of Salt Lake City Transportation (Atlantic […]

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Study Looks at Transit’s Role in Linking Low-Income Communities to Jobs (Reconnecting America) Transit Agencies Work With Employers on Commuter Benefits (Progressive Railroading) Kids in Smart Growth Neighborhoods Get More Exercise (Headlines & Global News, Science Daily) Indy Lawmakers Spar Over Transit Goals (IBJ) Revenue, Ridership Fall for D.C. Metro (WaPo) … Especially on Weekends […]

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Durham-Orange Light Rail Moves Forward (News & Observer) Will Providence Get Bypassed in Northeast Rail Plan? (RI Future) Walkability Often Comes With Higher Rent (Forbes) Red Line Funding Isn’t a Sure Thing for Indianapolis (Indy Star) Richmond’s BRT to Serve as Backbone for Region’s Transit Goals (Times-Dispatch) Toronto’s Transit-Centric Future Vision (Globe and Mail) Ford […]

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How’s Obama Going to Pay for That Infrastructure Plan? (Business Insider) Inside the Impressive Turnaround of Philly Transit (Governing) Do Commuters Switch From Driving to Light Rail? (Atlantic Cities) California Bullet Train Under Microscope (AP); SacBee Calls Oversight Hearing “A Joke” Indy Star: Expanded Transit in Central Indiana Has Merit, And Voters Should Decide How to […]

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Obama Gets Credit for Broaching Transpo Funding, But It’s Up to Congress (National Journal) Boehner Won’t Be Reviving Idea to Use Oil Drilling Revenue for Transpo (The Hill) Indy House Clears Bill to Expand Mass Transit (Indy Star) Atlantic Cities Looks Inside Nashville’s Heated BRT Battle How Did DC TRaffic Congestion Decline (Slightly) This Year? (WaPo) […]

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Shuster: Lawmakers to Address “Transportation Fiscal Cliff” of Gas Tax (The Hill) The Atlantic: “Big Oil Doesn’t Need Uncle Sam’s Help” Blumenauer Shoots Down Transpo Secretary Rumors (The Hill) National Review: Infrastructure’s Not Really “Crumbling,” Per Se… Planetizen Lists 10 Planning Trends of the Year, Including Streetcars, Bike Battles… Indiana DOT Looks to Improve Transit (Star […]