Today’s Headlines

  • Uber CEO Leaves Trump’s Advisory Council Thanks to #DeleteUber (NYT)
  • House Committee Lays Groundwork for Infrastructure Plan (NPR)
  • Study: Tax Incentive-Based Transportation Plan Would Fund Urban Toll Roads (Hill)
  • GOP Senator Fischer Floats Transpo Funding Bill (The Hill)
  • U.S. News & World Report Gives Some Bio Details on Elaine Chao
  • Galveston Loses Federal Transit Funds After Hurricane Ike Population Drop (McClatchy)
  • Super Bowl Helps Mend Uber’s Relationship With Houston (AP)
  • Denver Plans to Open New Commuter Rail Line This Year (Denver Biz Journal)
  • Architect’s Newspaper: U.S. Suburbs “Next Fertile Ground for Experimentation”
  • What If Bike Maps Looked More Like Subway Maps? (CityLab)

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The National Bike Summit Starts Today in Washington President Obama Looks to Urban Rail Transit to Burnish Transportation Legacy (The Hill) Delaware’s Tom Carper to Lead Key Transportation Panel in U.S. Senate (WaPo) Alliance for Biking and Walking Announces “Navigating MAP-21” Workshop Dates for 2014 Seattle’s Bell Street Park Doing Everything a City Street Should (Pedestrian […]

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GOP Blocks Bernie Sanders’ Plan to Boost Infrastructure By Closing Tax Loopholes (USA Today) The Number of Parking Spaces in Boston Is Dwindling (Boston Globe) Mayor of Fort Worth Holds “Rolling” Town Hall Meetings on Bike (Star Telegram) Miami Has a Plan to Tax Tourists to Fund Transit (Miami Today) Suburban Growth Isn’t Catching Up […]

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Hillary Clinton Lays Out $275B Infrastructure Plan (NYT, The Atlantic) Meanwhile, Congress Slogs Through Its Legislative Process (National Journal) Chuck Schumer Vows to Retain Northeast Transit Funds (WRVO) U.S. Traffic Deaths Are on the Rise This Year (Boston.com) Gabe Klein on L.A’s Transportation Future (Streetsblog LA) How Bike-Share Is Changing the Urban Environment (HuffPo) WaPo Gives Everything You Need to Know About […]

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Google Unveils Live Transit Updates in Six Cities Rep. Rahall: Beware False GOP Promises About Amtrak Privatization (The Hill) Sen. Kerry Hopeful That Infrastructure Bank Plan Will Move Forward (The Hill) Enviros Sue Caltrans Over Road-Widening Planned for “Safety” Reasons (Sacramento Bee) Congestion Pricing Reduces Carbon Emissions… and Cab Fares (Infrastructurist) Cities Not on the […]

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Obama’s Transportation Bill Would Allow States to Toll Existing Interstates (Land Line, Hill) Florida’s SunRail Celebrates Grand Opening (News 13) A Proposal for “Networked Livable Communities”(Atlantic Cities) Boston Transpo Team Delivers Fresh Ideas to Mayor (Boston Globe) Study: Does City Living Influence Boomers’ Travel Behavior? Colorado Communities Step Up For Amtrak Funds (Denver Post) For Bike/Ped Infrastructure, […]

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DC Metro Boss to Unveil Overhaul Plan for Failing System (WaPo) Feds Investigate Civil Rights Violations in Tampa Highway Project (Tampa Bay Times) Via Carpooling App Raises $137 Million (NY Biz Journal) Ray LaHood Joins Uber’s Powerful New Advisory Board (The Hill, Guardian) U.S. High-Speed Rail Projects Favor Private Funds Over Public (Reuters) Foxx to Discuss Amtrak […]