Today’s Headlines

  • DC Metro Moves Forward With Fare Hike, Service Cuts (WaPo)
  • Boston Unveils 2030 Transpo Plan (Boston Globe)
  • California Preps to Battle Trump Over Vehicle Emissions (Atlantic)
  • APTA Study Highlights How Transit Riders Help Power the Economy (CNN Money)
  • Bike Portland Takes Pulse of National Bike Summit in DC
  • Why Kansas City’s Failed Experiment With Bridj Could Still Help Transit (Wired)
  • How Will Bike-Share Shape Louisville? (Insider Louisville)
  • Chicago Transit Authority Kicks Off 70th Anniversary Celebrations (TimeOut)
  • Berlin Plans New Cycling Superhighways (CityLab)
  • AMH

    Berlin’s standard of no more than 30 seconds of holdups per kilometer is incredible–U.S. cities need to adopt something similar. It’s important to design cycling infrastructure for safety, but cyclists’ time matters as well.

  • Vooch

    it’s just another indication how civilized cities consider cycling to be a legitimate mobility solution.

    We are still mired in the 1950s mindset. The rest of the world is long past Robert Moses

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How the DC Metro Ended Up in Dire Straits Despite Decades of Warnings (WaPo) Wall Street Journal Reports on the Future of Cities How to Put “Bike Equity” Into Practice (Next City) Chinese Electric Auto Maker Ventures Into U.S. With Buses (AP) Boston Ranks Third in New Tool Ranking Transit-Friendly Cities (Boston Globe) Why Will It Takes 25 Years for […]

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Janette Sadik-Khan: The Bike Wars Are Over, and the Bikes Won (NY Mag) Boston Transit OKs Fare Hike Amid Protests (Boston.com) How Uber and Lyft Can Help Transit Agencies (Brookings) States Start Prepping for Driverless Cars (Governing) St. Paul’s Varied Paths for Transit-Oriented Development (The Line) Governing: BRT’s Not as Sexy as Light Rail, But Don’t […]

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Senate Advances Six-Year Transpo Bill That House Doesn’t Plan to Take Up (The Hill) Boxer Goes Rogue in Pushing for GOP-Backed Measure (Politico) Foxx Hopes to Spur Action on New Hudson River Rail Tunnels (NYT) Year-Old Silver Line Seen as Catalyst in DC, Despite Not Meeting Ridership Projections (WaPo) A Bipartisan Plan to Steer More Transpo Dollars to Local […]

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Taxes Have Proved the Sticking Point for Transpo Bill (The Hill) DC Metro Gets $150M in Senate Bill (WaPo) Google Will Help Pinpoint Every Rail Crossing in America (NYT) Will Anthony Foxx Make a Senate Run? (The Hill) Not Relying on Feds, NC Plans for Controversial Privately Run Tolls (Bloomberg) Oregon Governor Pulls Plug on Gas Tax […]

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After Years of Dormancy, Feds Pull Funding From Houston Light Rail Project (Chron) As DC Metro Boss Shakes Up Staffing, Senate Bill Would Add to Feds’ Oversight (WaPo) Long-Stalled Plans for Detroit-Ann Arbor Rail See New Life (Detroit News) Senate Bill Would Reinvest Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor Profits in Northeast Corridor (CT Post) Feds Voice Support for Boston’s […]

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300 Lawmakers Call on House Leaders for Long-Term Transpo Solution (Crain’s Chicago) DC Metro Could See Big Cuts (GGW) Boston Transit Chief Defends Agency’s Performance During Epic Snow (Boston Globe) How Should Cities Regulate Uber and Other Ride-Hailing Services? (Roll Call) Eleanor Holmes Norton Wants to Revive, Double the Transit Tax Break (The Hill) Foxx, […]