Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Fits Into Infrastructure Planning (FedScoop)
  • Transit Veteran Jay Walder’s Lessons on Public-Private Partnerships (NextCity)
  • Ranking All U.S. Bike-Share Systems By Size (GGW)
  • You’re 3X More Likely to Get Hurt Driving a Car Than Taking the Bus (CityLab)
  • Memphis Lags Behind Peer Cities on Transit Funding (Daily News)

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The New York Times Published Someone’s Sick Fantasy About “Trump-Sized” Infrastructure LA Times: Can Buy America Work for California High-Speed Rail? Amtrak CEO on New Trains, Safety, and Trump (CBS) Detroit Officials Try to Figure Out Why Local Transit Tax Failed (Detroit News) Nebraska Senator May Be on Shortlist for Trump’s DOT (KETV) Atlanta’s Transit Divide Deepens After Election (WABE) […]

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Trump’s Hazy Plan to Create an Infrastructure Task Force (WaPo) New York Times Examines Ben Carson’s “Warped” Views on Housing Uber Admits Its Self-Driving Cars Have Problems With Bike Lanes (Guardian) U.S. Mayors Vow to Stay Strong on Climate Change (Governing) With Federal Funds, Gulf Coast Rail Set for Revival (The Advocate) Amtrak’s Northeast Upgrades Will Depend on Trump […]

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Senate Dems to Present “Trump-Size” Infrastructure Plan (WaPo) Chao Gets a Vote Today in Senate Commerce Committee (The Hill) States Fork Over Infrastructure Requests to Trump (Bloomberg) Trump Will Meet With Auto Execs Today (Politico) U.S. DOT to Conduct Civil Rights Review of Maryland Transport Policies (Baltimore Sun) Why Women Should Mobilize for Transit (CityLab) Joe Biden Reflects on […]

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Schumer: Dems Will Work With Trump on Infrastructure But Tax Credits Won’t Cut It (The Hill) Uber Asked a Lot of Pittsburgh for Hosting Self-Driving Car Experiment, Offered Little (QZ) States Backing Away From Suspending Drivers Licenses Over Drug Sentences (NYT) A Look at the Honolulu Rail Project’s Troubled 2016 (Pacific Business News) Atlanta Moves Forward […]

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Trump’s Empty Rhetoric on Infrastructure Has Been Exposed (NYT) Transit Industry and Rail Advocates Blast Trump’s Budget (Progressive Railroading) In Chicago, Cycling Enforcement Discriminates Against Black People on Bikes (Chicago Trib) WaPo: Trump Demonizes Cities Because They’re a Threat to His Agenda Seattle Spends More on New Transit Than Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) How the White House Could Derail […]

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Trump Thinks He Can Get States to Start Building $1 Trillion in Infrastructure in 90 Days (WSJ) Trump Weighing $6 Billion Cut to HUD, Axing Community Development Block Grants (WaPo) Infrastructure Genius Elon Musk Has Trump’s Ear (Market Watch) Civil Rights Groups, Environmentalists Suing to Stop the Expansion of I-94 in Milwaukee (Planetizen) Boston’s MBTA May Privatize […]