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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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 Considers Borrowing Big for Infrastructure, Tying It to Healthcare (WaPo, The Hill) Another Idea: Trump’s Billionaire Friends Could Steer Infrastructure (CNNMoney) Amtrak Knew of Defect Before Penn Station Derailment; Christie Withholds Payments (NYT, Bloomberg) California Clears Tax Hikes for Transportation Plan (AP) Proposed Amtrak Cuts Target Trump Country (Seattle PI) In Honolulu, Lawmakers Approve $1.2B for Beleaguered […]

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House Passes Transpo Funding Bill That Starves Transit, Amtrak (Committee, The Hill) Highways & Transit Chair Confident Congress Will Pass a 5-Year Bill This Year (BizJournal) Rep. Shuster Warms to Obama’s Idea of Funding Infrastructure With Repatriated Funds (DC Velocity) Free Transit, No Parking at Pan Am Games in Toronto (CBC) WI Senate Republican Says Gov. Walker’s Road […]

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Tennessee Democrat and Friend of Trump Kids Harold Ford May Lead Trump’s DOT (Politico) Pennsylvania Rep Lou Barletta Might Also Get the Transportation Secretary Job (Penn Live) NACTO Releases Post-Election Statement of Values Feds Seek Fixes for Distracted Driving (StarTrib) City Observatory‘s Guide to the Trump Infrastructure Debate How Exactly Does Trump Define “Infrastructure”? (CityLab) Miami’s Transit […]

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Ray LaHood Makes Clear His Distracted Driving Crusade Left a Lot of Business Unfinished (HuffPo) Washington Governor Calls Legislature Back for Special Transportation Session (Land Line) How Hawaii Is Trying to Become More Pedestrian-Friendly (Skift) Businesses Seeking to Lure the “Creative Class” Push for Raleigh Area Transit (News & Observer) Seattle Transit Cuts Could Hurt […]

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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 […]