Today’s Headlines

  • Governors Give Trump List of 428 “Shovel-Ready” Infrastructure Projects (WaPo)
  • California Transpo Head Presses for High-Speed Rail Despite GOP Resistance (Biz Journal, Railway Age)
  • Rural Republicans Have Doubts on Private Funds for Infrastructure (Hill)
  • Tensions Peak Between Pittsburgh, Uber (Quartz)
  • Uber, Zipcar Team Up on Car-Share (USA Today)
  • Are Americans Driving Less Because They’re Becoming Shut-Ins? (CityLab)
  • Study to Assess High-Speed Rail From Seattle to Vancouver (Curbed)
  • Five Cities Including Austin Snag Smart Cities Grants (Tech Republic, Biz Journal)
  • Patriots Parade Broke Ridership Records for Boston Commuter Rail (WCVB)

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White House Expected to Weaken Vehicle Pollution Standards (NYT) Caltrain Looks for Plan B As Trump Withholds Funds for Upgrades (SF Chron, NYT) Despite “Bikelash,” Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Isn’t Backing Down on Bike Lanes (Post-Gazette) After Much Controversy, Cleveland Reopens Public Square to Buses (AP) Report: Apartments Near Transit Bring Cities More Tax Revenue (GGW) Uber Goes […]

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Obama to Pitch $300B Infrastructure Plan, Including Tax Overhaul (The Hill, Reuters) Study: Riding Transit Improves Racial, Ethnic Acceptance (Boston Globe) Foxx Affirms Feds’ Commitment to California High-Speed Rail (KPCC) D.C. Plans for 19 Miles of Bike Lanes This Year (Washingtonian) Atlantic Cities: America’s Love of Houses/Car “Enduring and Weird” Feds Approve North Carolina Light Rail […]

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Republicans See Uber as Helpful Tool (The Hill) Private Companies Have Already Opened the Door to Tracking Vehicle Miles (NextGov) Why Did DEA Pay Amtrak Informant for Passenger Records? (Roll Call) There’s Been Zero Fatalities from U.S. Bike-Sharing (Vox) Why California Makes Sense as the New Frontier for High-Speed Rail (CityLab) Obstacles Remain as Minneapolis […]

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House Supports Including Uber in Transit Benefits for Federal Employees (The Hill) Nashville Marks 10 Years of Commuter Rail (Tennessean) Chinese Investors Look Into Twin Cities High-Speed Rail (Finance & Commerce) Will Minneapolis Greenway Stretch Beyond Its First Five Blocks? (Next City) “Radio Silence” From NJTransit During Transpo Funding Shutdown (TSTC) Building Better Bike Lanes, With Help […]

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Foxx to Challenge Mayors Today on Safer Biking, Walking (USA Today) Hope’s Not Dead for Movement on Transportation Bill (The Hill) Climate Denier Inhofe Takes Gavel at Enviro Committee, Aims for More Transpo Funding (The Hill, TT) Purple Line Activists Rally Before Tomorrow’s Budget Decision (GGW) CT’s Transpo Future Includes Good Things for Pedestrians and Cyclists (New Haven […]

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Researchers Introduce International Transit-Oriented Development Scorecard (Trust.org) Work on DC’s Silver Line Nearly Complete (WaPo) Honolulu Updates Feds on High-Speed Rail Project (Pacific Biz News) Thousands in Utah Took Advantage of Free Transit Passes (AP) Texas Could Face Same Obstacles as California on High-Speed Rail (CAHSR Blog) Atlantic Cities Finds Link Between Sprawl and Republicanism […]