Today’s Headlines

  • The House Is Looking for Ways to Fund an Infrastructure Package (WaPo)
  • CityLab Takes a Look at Cleveland’s Controversial Public Square Closure
  • Joe Cortright: Audit of Oregon DOT Is Misleading (Bike Portland)
  • Density Is a Low-Cost Solution to Traffic (Governing)
  • Nashville Mayor, Tennessee Governor Come Together on Transportation Plan, Gas Tax Hike (NextCity)
  • Canadian University Withdraws From Geography Conference in U.S. to Protect Students (Transportist)
  • Temple Public Health Researcher Sounds Alarm About GOP Attacks on Data (Philly.com)
  • Sound Transit Creates Policy to Protect Access to Peaceful Demonstrations (NextCity)

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Transit-Oriented Development Planning Grants Awarded to 21 Communities (Transportation.gov) Ferguson Commission Report Recommends Better Transit, Among Other Interventions (Reuters) Can Signs Advertising Nearby Destinations Encourage Walking? (Livability.com) Seattle Transit Riders Union Pushing for Business Subsidies for Bus Service (NextCity) Uber Could Be the First to Test Completely Driverless Cars in Public (IEEE Spectrum) Suburban Twin Cities Resident […]

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T4A: Feds Need to Rethink How They Want States to Measure Congestion Austin Unveils 10-Year Transportation Plan Calling for Bus Rapid Transit (Business Journals) Famed Sports Writer Peter King Called Out for Driving in the Bike Lane (Deadspin) Charlotte Considers Adding a Protected Bike Lane (Charlotte Observer) Under-Construction Sound Transit Light Rail Package Is 86 Percent […]

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Sigh: MARTA Expansion Bill Dies Without a Floor Vote (Creative Loafing) New Bus-Only Lanes on the Ground in Jacksonville, Florida (Metro Jacksonville) Nashville “Makes Down Payment” on Transit Expansion (NextCity) Thanks to Budget Crunch, Boston’s MBTA Kills Late Night “T” Service (NECN) A Virginia Beach Council Member Wants to Intro Legislation to Stop Light Rail (13NewsNow) Pedestrian Scrambles […]

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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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Work Going on Behind the Scenes on Trump’s $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan (The Hill) Trump Team Wants to Use Arbitration to Speed Infrastructure Projects (Reuters) If the EPA Eases Emission Standards, California’s Prepared for a Fight (SF Chronicle) Seattle Will Replace Elevated Highway With Highway Tunnel + 8-Lane Surface Speedway (Seattle Times) Detroit’s M1 Rail to […]

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Cary Moon, Who Led Charge Against Seattle’s Infamous Highway Tunnel, to Run for Mayor (The Stranger) Maryland to Spend $100 Million Widening I-270 (WaPo) Nashville Adds First Downtown Protected Bike Lane (News Channel 5) How Trump’s Budget Cuts Would Affect Amtrak Service Nationally (CityLab) Atlanta Bike-Share Adds 400 Bikes (Atlanta Journal Constitution) Cable Car System Proposed […]