Today’s Headlines

  • Rahm Emanuel Plows Ahead With Express Rail to O’Hare (Chicago Tribune)
  • Only 30 Percent of Downtown Seattle Workers Drive Solo to Work (Seattle Times)
  • Florida DOT Builds Its First Protected Bike Lane in Tampa (WPTV)
  • North Carolina DOT, Charlotte Install Pedestrian Counters (WCNC)
  • Is Austin a “Big City”? (Statesman)
  • CA Lawmaker Intros Bill to Kill Boondoggle 710 Highway Tunnel in Pasadena (KPCC)
  • Trump Laments Lack of “Fast Trains” in the U.S. (The Hill)
  • Bill to Lower Speed Limits in Texas Cities Introduced in State Legislature (Dallas News)

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California DOT: More Roads Lead to More Traffic (CityLab) Roadbuilders, Unions, Transit Advocates Want Fewer Funding Gimmicks in Transpo Bill (The Hill) City Observatory Explains the House’s Bizarre Transportation Funding Stop Gap WFST Tampa Bay: “Parking Shortage” Downtown Tampa Could Be “Damper on Future Growth” Mexico City Cyclists Fighting for Safer Conditions (The Guardian) Here Are […]

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Congress Returns From Summer Recess to a Long To-Do List, Including Transpo (ABC) U.S. DOT Offers Congress a Way to Kick the Can on Transpo Funding (The Hill) “Move Seattle” Is Great, But There’s Another Transit Funding Tool Seattle Is Ignoring (Stranger) Lee City Council Votes to Become First Massachusetts City With Its Own Local Gas […]

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Columbus, Ohio, Wins $50 Million U.S. DOT “Smart City” Grant (TechCrunch) Sprawling Waukesha, WI, Gets Approval to Pipe Water Out of Lake Michigan (Chicago Tribune) Seattle Times Says City Must Improve Transit, Then Argues for More Studies Philly to Paint Mile-Long Mural on Street Median to “Spruce Up” for DNC (Inquirer) Minneapolis Trying to Beat Portland […]

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DOT to Unveil $478B Transpo Funding Proposal Today (Detroit News) “CTFastrak” Bus Makes First Run in Hartford (AP, Fast Lane) In Cities, Transit Entrepreneurs Are Jumping Ahead of the Government (National Journal) Georgia House Passes Bill to Spur Development Around Atlanta Beltline (AJC) Seattle Times: Ed Murray Shaping Up to Be “The Bike Mayor” Portland’s Orange Line Under Budget, On […]

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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 […]

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It’s Election Day! Go Vote! Candidates Silent on Transportation Because They Still Refuse to Deal With Revenue (WaPo) Superstorm Shows Why We Can’t Keep Passing Short-Term Infrastructure Bills (National Journal) How You Can Have Gas Rationing, Mile-Long Lines — And Dropping Gas Prices (Businessweek) Workers at the Factory that Builds NJ Transit Cars Are on […]