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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Paul Ryan Envisions 40/1 Ratio for Private/Public Spending on Infrastructure (The Hill) … As Trump’s Commerce Pick Backs Public Spending (The Hill) The Verge Talks With Anthony Foxx as He Departs DOT Foxx Says DC Metro’s “Success Looks Like Failure” (WaPo) Denver Proceeds With Plan to Widen I-70 (Streetsblog Denver) Feds Name 10 Official Proving Grounds for Self-Driving […]

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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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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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Republicans May Not Embrace Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (Atlantic) What’s at Stake with Trump’s HUD Pick (CityLab) It’s True: Mica Wants the DOT Gig (The Hill) How Might Trump’s Election Affect LA’s Transit Goals? (KPCC) Election Night Change Views on Federal Takeover of DC Metro (WaPo) In Boston, Complex Battles Over Privatizing Transit (Boston Globe) Transit Advocates Push for Rail […]

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CBO to Senate: For Transpo, Raise Gas Tax or Find $18 Billion (WaPo) Boxer Says Draft Bill Will Be Ready Next Week (The Hill) House GOP Rolls Out Giant Transpo, Housing Bill (Politico) Feds Clear Path for Sacramento Streetcar (Merced Sun Star) Standard & Poors: Infrastructure Investments Can Bring Benefits Beyond Jobs (Better Roads) BeltLine Opens […]

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A Doctor Serving Latino Communities on Why She Supports Federal Action on Transport Emissions (Hill) David Bragdon: Oregon DOT Is Failing Residents (Oregonian) 56-Year-Old Australian Woman’s Defiant Campaign Against Bike Helmets (Daily Telegraph) Report: $1 Billion a Year Needed for Transit, Walking, and Biking in Colorado (Denver Post) Charleston City Council May Overturn Earlier Decision to Keep Important Bike Lane […]