Today’s Headlines

  • NHTSA Steps Up Efforts to Block Drunk Drivers from Starting Cars (Legal Examiner)
  • FTA Launches Civil Rights Probe Into Cleveland’s Public Square Closure; Mayor Obstinate (Plain Dealer)
  • Curbed: By 2020, Car Ownership Could Decline in the U.S. Due to Automated Shared Fleets
  • San Diego’s SANDAG Lied to Voters About How Much Money Tax Would Generate (Voice of San Diego)
  • NIMBYs in New Haven Worry Traffic Calming Project Will Bring Gentrification (Independent)
  • Bloomberg: Trump’s Infrastructure Plan, Focus on Splashy Projects, Misses the Problem
  • Study: Stockholm’s Congestion Pricing Has Helped Children with Asthma (Inside Science)
  • Large Cities Are Starting to Put EMTs on Bikes to Reach Victims Faster (WaPo)
  • Elizabeth F

    With the debut of Freedom Ticket, get ready for an onslaught of suburban Long Islanders who find they can save money by driving into Eastern Brooklyn / Queens and taking LIRR for there. Parking will be at a premium…

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After Rollercoaster Week, Strikes Shut Down San Francisco Transit (AP) LaHood: Raise the Federal Gas Tax (WAMU) Report Finds Accessibility Barriers at 95 Percent of Amtrak Stations (WaPo, The Hill) Green Lane Project Welcomes New Round of Cities (People for Bikes) Starting Monday: “Oregon Drive Less Challenge” (Herald News) Boston’s “New Balance” Stop Offers New […]

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Wall Street’s Worried About the Increasing Rate of Auto Loan Defaults (Business Insider) Driverless Ubers Already Back on the Streets of San Francisco After Arizona Crash Last Weekend (SFist) Brilliant Swedish Bus Ad Pokes Fun at the Hype Over Self-Driving Cars (The Verge) Seattle’s Pronto Bike Share Shuts Down Tomorrow (Seattle Times) Passenger Rail in Florida […]

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A Section of I-85 in Atlanta Collapsed in a Fire (CNN) Driver Distractions Are on the Rise, and So Are Pedestrian Deaths (Reuters) Dems Think They Can Take Advantage of Trump on Infrastructure (HuffPo) What HUD Boss Ben Carson Should Listen to on His Tour (Next City) Lyft Tests Shuttle Program in Chicago, San Francisco (Tech Crunch) MD’s […]

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Senate Panel Resurrects Transit Commuter Tax Parity (Business Insurance) NYT Ethicist Gives the Thumbs-Up to Scofflaw Cycling Adams Ad Targets Mica’s Work on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Amtrak Honcho Gets Optimistic About High-Speed Rail in Transportation Nation Interview WaPo: New Watchdog Must Restore Faith in Silver Lane San Diego Leaders Explain Support for Bullet Train (U-T San Diego) […]

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Trump Thinks He Can Get States to Start Building $1 Trillion in Infrastructure in 90 Days (WSJ) Trump Weighing $6 Billion Cut to HUD, Axing Community Development Block Grants (WaPo) Infrastructure Genius Elon Musk Has Trump’s Ear (Market Watch) Civil Rights Groups, Environmentalists Suing to Stop the Expansion of I-94 in Milwaukee (Planetizen) Boston’s MBTA May Privatize […]

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Big Differences Between Candidates’ Transpo Positions in Today’s NYC Primary (Streetsblog NYC) T&I Chair Bill Shuster on Driverless Cars: “It’s the Future of Transportation and It’s Here” (Politico) VP Biden Pushes for More Infrastructure Spending (Miami Herald) Speed Camera Revenues Fund Safe Routes to School in Seattle (Times) Cleveland Mulls Transit Service Expansion (Canton Rep) […]