Today’s Headlines

  • Economists Pan Trump’s Infrastructure Plan as “Ill-Conceived” “Giveaway” (NYT)
  • Americans Don’t Want to Pay for New Roads and Bridges With Tolls (WaPo)
  • Anthony Foxx Considers His Legacy as U.S. DOT Secretary (Governing)
  • Investment Professionals Are Betting on Infrastructure in 2017 (Forbes)
  • First Look at Richmond, Virginia’s Bus Network Redesign Plans (RVA Rapid Transit)
  • 16 Miles of Highway in Georgia Supposedly the “Most Sustainable” in the World (EnoTrans)
  • Austin Retiming Traffic Signals to Benefit Pedestrians and Cyclists (Statesman)
  • Twin Cities Might Abandon Regional Funding to Advance Transit Expansion (TC Business Journal)
  • Tennessee May Open the Door for Nashville to Raise Taxes for Transit (WTVF)

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What U.S. Mayors Want to See From the Next President (CityLab) LA Times: Care About Climate Change? Vote for Transit Phoenix Held Up as Model for Successful Transit Tax (AZ Central) Investigations Show NJ Transit Short on Cash, Staff, and Safety Oversight (NJ Spotlight) Earl Blumenauer Entreats Portlanders to Bike to Ballot (The Hill) Where Dems and […]

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Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Crash and Burn Too? (The Week) California Breaks With Trump By Upholding Emissions Standards (NYT) Republicans Use Twin Cities Light Rail Project as Culture War Prop (AP) Silicon Valley Asks Feds to Make Good on Promises for Caltrain (Mercury News) Wired Makes the Case for Parking Cash-Out How a Bill in Florida Could […]

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What Trump Can and Can’t Do with Obama’s Climate Change Regs (NYT) Big-City Mayors Grapple With New President (Governing) A Look at the Infrastructure Projects Governors Want Trump to Fund (WaPo) Rural Millennials Are Still All About Driving — But They Have No Choice (Wired) Amtrak Engineer in Philly Crash Tested Positive for Marijuana (The Hill) Where Tech […]

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States Rush in to Fill the Federal Funding Gap (Governing) If Only Our Infrastructure Budget Were as Generous as Afghanistan’s (WaPo) LaHood: We Need a Long-Term Transpo Bill, We Get This “Dumb” Sequester (CCJ) Another Legal Victory for California High-Speed Rail (Mercury) Miami-Dade Mayor Makes Plea for Transit (Herald) Washingtonians the Only Americans Who Can […]

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Today’s the Start of Infrastructure Week and Bike to Work Week (Chicago Trib, Bike League) The Hill Highlights Infrastructure Emergencies and the Politics Holding Up Fixes DC Metro to Suspend Late-Night Weekend Service (WTOP) LA Times: How L.A. Can Improve Its Return on Huge Transit Investment? Downtown Buffalo Shifts Away From the Car (Buffalo News) Virginia Beach to […]