Today’s Headlines

  • The Battles of Blue Cities vs. Red States (Atlantic)
  • States with Most Traffic Deaths Went for Trump in 2016 (Salon)
  • After More Than a Year, DC Metro Chief’s Job Hasn’t Gotten Any Easier (WaPo)
  • Boston vs. Atlanta: Cycling Edition (Bicycling)
  • Industries Divided on Pace of Self-Driving Car Rollout (Seattle Times)
  • Solo Car Commuting on the Rise in Denver (Next City)
  • There’s a Terrible Bill in Minnesota to Require a License to Ride in Bike Lanes (StarTrib)
  • Austin Zoning Changes Could Create More Transit-Friendly Downtown (Next City)

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Grist Shares the Details on Seattle’s Mega Transportation “Fustercluck” Senate Approves Rosekind as Highway Safety Chief (AP) Transit Tax Benefit Will Lapse Again in 2015 (Federal News Radio) Franken Not Pleased with Uber’s Response on Privacy (The Hill) Did Cromnibus Mess Up Funding for Twin Cities Light Rail? (Minn Post) The “Slog” of Building D.C.’s Silver […]

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As House Preps for Transpo Bill Markup, Dems Object to Use of Customs Fees (The Hill) Texas High-Speed Rail Firm Predicts $36B Economic Impact (Houston Chron) Congress Seems Likely to Extend Deadline on Rail Safety Tech (CT Post) As Prez, Kasich Would Gut U.S. DOT, Give States Even More Leeway (ABC News) Three Cities Shifting to Put People Before Cars […]

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Slight Rises in Cycling Tied to Huge Reductions in Congestion (LAB) Sens. Boxer and Inhofe Continue to Exemplify Bipartisanship in Transpo Conference (WaPo) Philadelphia’s “Textizen” Program Is Citizen Engagement For the Digital Age (Next Am. City) Bike-share’s Arrival in New York Signals Dawn of the Citizen Cyclist (Atlantic Cities) Building Cities Healthy for People and […]

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After Commuting Troubles This Week, How Will “Mass-Transit Super Bowl” Pan Out? (Bloomberg) Meanwhile, Next City Dismisses the Transit Anxieties Atlanta Mayor Says State, Not City, to Blame for Snowjam (The Hill) Don’t Blame the Snow or the Politics — Blame the Car-Dependency (Gizmodo) Feds Put $25M Toward Green Buses (Earth Techling) More and More, Cyclists Brave the […]

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Paris Implements Alternate-Day Driving Restrictions Because Smog Matters to Voters (Reuters) As MAP-21 Winds Down, Rep. Hanna Tries to Tack State Infrastructure Banks Onto It (Little Falls Times) Washington Post Editorial: SNCF Should Build Purple Line Despite Holocaust Past Even the “Concern for Bicyclists’ Safety” Trick Wasn’t Enough to Stop King Street Bike Lane (WTOP) Gov. […]

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Why Larger Populations Don’t Equate to Longer Commutes (CityLab) Norton Asks Feds to Ease Funding Shackles for DC Metro (WAMU) Next City Proposes New Year’s Resolutions for Cities, Including: No More Sharrows Boston Transit Board Looks at Fare Hikes (AP) GM’s $500 Million Bet on Lyft and Self-Driving Cars (NYT) Uber and Lyft Face Biggest Test Yet With Vegas […]