Today’s Headlines

  • Work Going on Behind the Scenes on Trump’s $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan (The Hill)
  • Trump Team Wants to Use Arbitration to Speed Infrastructure Projects (Reuters)
  • If the EPA Eases Emission Standards, California’s Prepared for a Fight (SF Chronicle)
  • Seattle Will Replace Elevated Highway With Highway Tunnel + 8-Lane Surface Speedway (Seattle Times)
  • Detroit’s M1 Rail to Launch in May — Here Are the Details (NextCity)
  • Replacing Interchanges With Roundabouts Will Open Up 34 Acres in Newport, RI (Providence Journal)
  • Montana Senate Blocks Three-Foot Passing Bill (Montana Public Radio)
  • How a California Startup Makes Money Tearing Out Roads — in 2025 (The Nearly Now)

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In the GOP’s Words: “Highway Funding Will Now Be Treated as Other General Spending” (The Hill) Democrats, Including Transpo Committee’s Rahall, Condemn the New Rule (The Hill, T&I) Density Shouldn’t Be a Prerequisite for Good Transit (The Age) New Seattle Law Grants Rights and Responsibilities to Drivers and Cyclists Alike (Post Intelligencer) If Public Transportation […]

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Feds Warn States About Pending Cutoff of Transpo Funds (The Hill) Everyone Agrees There’s an Infrastructure Crisis, But No One’s Got a Solution (Transport Topics) While Congress Resists Raising the Gas Tax, These States Are Going for It (National Journal) Obama Nominates Greg Nadeau as Highway Chief (Executive Gov) Seattle Weekly: Does Light Rail Inevitably Mean […]

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Brookings Report: Millions Lack Access to Both Cars and Transit in U.S. Cities (Reuters) Should We Tax, Borrow or Spend to Build Infrastructure? (WaPo) Planet Earth Is Now Home to 1 Billion Cars (TPM) Realtors: More, Different Home Buyers Want Walkable, Transit-Accessible Neighborhoods (GGW) High Speed Rail and California Commuter Rail Could Run On Same […]

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Forbes: ASCE Lobbyists Are in League With Big Government to Spend, Spend, Spend Truckers Worry Infrastructure Bank Could Turn Highways into a “Piggy Bank” (Land Line) What’s the Point of All This Amtrak Bullying? (Railway Age) Americans on Global Climate Catastrophe: “Meh” (WaPo) As Transit Ridership Soars Nationwide, Atlanta’s MARTA Spirals Downward (Next City) Lesson […]

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Foxx Takes a Road Trip to Drum Up Support for Obama’s Transpo Plan (Transport Topics, AP) DOT: Highway Trust Fund Will Dry Up by August (The Hill) How Are States Responding to the Funding Gridlock? (Governing) New Orleans Group Rallies for Central Transit Hub (Times-Picayune) L.A. Metro Recommends Two Familiar Contractors for Downtown Rail Connection (LA Times) […]

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Trump Tries to Convince Investors His Infrastructure Plan Is Legit (Reuters) Boston’s Green Line Cleared to Award Construction Contracts This Fall (Boston Globe) Bertha Is Almost Done Boring Seattle’s Big, Expensive, Wasteful Highway Tunnel (Seattle Times) Seattle Moves to Curb the Power of NIMBY Homeowners (NextCity) Study: One in Four Drivers Who Crash Were Using the Phone […]