Today’s Headlines

  • Why Did L.A. Metro Ridership Drop Again? (LA Times)
  • Tech Group Asks Feds to Slow Down on “Driver Mode” for Phones (The Hill)
  • Congress Turns Attention to Self-Driving Cars (Detroit News)
  • Fast Action Needed on DC Metro Safety Bill After FTA Pulls Some Funding (AP, Progressive RR)
  • California State Senator Wants to Make It Easier to Enact Transit Ballot Measures (SF Examiner)
  • Rallies Continue in Cleveland to Reopen Public Square to Buses (Plain Dealer)
  • Feds Open to Changing Plans for Northeast Rail (CT Mirror)
  • Broken Sidewalk Looks at Louisville’s Bike-Friendly Direction
  • Can Boise Fund a Good Transit System? (Idaho Statesman)

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Feds Get a Mountain of Opinions on Driverless Cars (WaPo, The Verge) Why Does It Take a Crisis for Americans to Care About Infrastructure? (New Yorker) Amtrak Safety Lapses Found, as Feds Order Retraining of Workers (WSJ, Philly Biz Journal) Transit Systems Look to Uber, Lyft to Provide Services for Disabled (AP) Atlanta Transit Projects Compete for Funding […]

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DC-Area Leaders Hate the Idea of Prolonged Metro Shutdowns – But They Accept It (WaPo) GGW On How Such Shutdowns Could Work With Substitute Transit Routes Why Has the U.S. Let Its Transit Slip This Far? (The Conversation) How Massachusetts’ Unlikely Transit Boss Is Making It Work (Gov Tech) North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Law May Compel Feds to Withhold Transpo Funding […]

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Gallup: Boston, San Fran, Chicago Lead Nation in “Active Living” (Chicago Trib) ITDP Sprawl Is Outpacing Transit, and It’s Terrible for the Climate (AFP) What’s at Stake for Rail in This Year’s Elections? (Progressive Railroading) Envisioning a Multi-County Transit System for NE Ohio (Plain Dealer) Troubled NJ Transit Faces Prospect of Legislative Inquiry (Bloomberg) Feds to Support TOD […]

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Indianapolis Council Sends Transit Expansion Package to Voters (Indy Star) Feds Order Immediate Safety Fixes for DC Metro (Daily Caller) Scaled-Back Green Line Extension Moves Forward in Boston (Globe) Former Christie Adviser Named Interim Chief of Staff of New Jersey Transit (Record) Houston’s Metro Boss Plans for the Future (Houston Chron) Feds Hold Back Half-Billion for Honolulu Rail (AP) […]

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What’ll Anthony Foxx Do When His Transpo Post Ends? (Charlotte Agenda) Is DIY Urbanism Only for White People? (WaPo) Feds Appoint New Boss for DC Metro Safety Oversight (WaPo) … And NJ Transit Hires Former Metro-North Prez to Look at Safety (AP) The Fear of High-Speed Trains (AP) Baltimore Bike-Share Launches Today (Baltimore Sun) What […]

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Foxx Says “No More Excuses,” Appoints Three Safety Experts to D.C. Metro Board (WaPo) FTA to Make Millions Available for On-Demand Mobility Demo Projects (GovTech) West Baltimore’s “Highway to Nowhere” Poised for Makeover With $4.7M From Feds (Biz Journal) Feds Dole Out Green Bus Grants to Seven Transit Agencies (Bond Buyer) What’s Tampa’s Path Forward […]