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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Feds Release $20M for DC Metro Repair Plan (WaPo) …As DC Cyclists Make Lemonade of the Service Cuts (CityLab) How 20 Years of Light Rail Have Transformed Dallas (Dallas Morning News) NJ Lawmakers Push Gas Tax Hike, Christie Doesn’t Buy Transit Funding Concerns (NJ.com, Press of AC) Should Seattle Burbs Help Foot the Bill for Light Rail Tunnel? (Seattle Times) […]

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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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Foxx in Boston Globe: Let’s Correct Past Transportation Mistakes and Connect Communities What to Expect With First Surge of $60M DC Metro Repair Plan (WaPo, The Hill) Atlanta to Spend $1B Over 25 Years on Biking, Walking Projects (Bicycling) Past Patterns Show That Voters Pony Up for Transit (Indy Star) Streetcars Work Best When They’re Not Just For Nostalgia (AP) […]

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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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What’s Foxx’s Legacy as He Heads Into Final Stretch at DOT? (Bloomberg BNA) How Making DC a State Would Help With Metro Woes (The Week) Despite High-Profile Crashes, Trains Are Safer Than Cars (USA Today) Seattle Goes Bigger and Greener With Light Rail (LA Times) FTA Names Successor to Therese McMillan (Progressive RR) Transit-Oriented Development Matures in Philadelphia […]

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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 […]