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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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 […]

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APTA Asks Trump For Its Typical Slice of the Infrastructure Pie (The Hill) How the Push for Quick Infrastructure Could Affect Environmental Regs (Governing) In Detroit Today, Trump Expected to Reconsider Emissions Standards (Detroit News) St. Louis, Dallas Press Washington for Transit Funding (MissouriNet, Dallas News) Tech Bros Feel the Uber, Lyft Void at Austin’s SXSW (Slate) The Results of Bay Area’s Transit Incentive […]

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Republicans May Not Embrace Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (Atlantic) What’s at Stake with Trump’s HUD Pick (CityLab) It’s True: Mica Wants the DOT Gig (The Hill) How Might Trump’s Election Affect LA’s Transit Goals? (KPCC) Election Night Change Views on Federal Takeover of DC Metro (WaPo) In Boston, Complex Battles Over Privatizing Transit (Boston Globe) Transit Advocates Push for Rail […]

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Snow Brings Freight, Passenger Transportation to a Halt in Chicago (Sun-Times, Beacon-News) Is the Chamber of Commerce’s Push for Infrastructure Investment All Talk? (HuffPo) Colorado Lawmakers Soundly Reject Proposal to Redirect Transit Money to Roads (Bloomberg) Ed Glaeser Talks Cities With Grist Portland City Official Pushes to Implement Bicycle Signaling Statewide (BikePortland) Former PA Gov. […]

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Six Reasons Why Trump’s Infrastructure Plan is in Trouble (WNYC) Rahm Emanuel: Any Infrastructure Plan Without Funding Is “Fairy Dust” (Politico) Construction Stocks Are Still Feasting Off Trump’s Infrastructure Talk (Investors Business Daily) Feds Tell Minnesota Lawmakers Light Rail Funds Can’t Be Transferred to Road Projects (Star Tribune) Uber’s PR Meltdown (The Atlantic) Strong Towns: How […]