Today’s Headlines

  • Elaine Chao Confirmed Easily for Transportation Secretary… (WaPo)
  • …Still Evasive About the Administration’s Plans (NYT)
  • Study: America Requires Way Too Much Parking Near Transit (NITC)
  • Why Elon Musk’s Plan to Tunnel Under L.A. to Fix Congestion Is Terrible (City Journal)
  • What Vision Zero Cities Are Finding Does and Doesn’t Work (Governing)
  • Rural Minnesota Lawmaker Wants to Require Permits for Bike Lane Users (TwinCities.com)
  • Georgia Police Officer Fired After Driving 97, Jumping Curb, Hitting Two Pedestrians (WSB Atlanta)
  • Parking Spaces Sell for as High as $88,000 in Boston (Curbed)
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