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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Pedestrian Fatalities at Highest Rate in Two Decades (NY Post) Elaine Chao: Trump Infrastructure Plan Coming “This Year” (Washington Examiner) Seattle Files Suit Against Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Executive Order (Office of the Mayor) Boston Reduces Parking Requirements to Address Housing Shortage (Boston Magazine) Atlanta Dad: A Road Diet Could Have Saved My Daughter’s Life (Saporta Report) California […]

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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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Obama Calls on Congress to Pass Transportation Bill (NY Daily News, YouTube) Democrats Are Getting Ready to Fight Over Highway Funding (WaPo) Roadblocks the Transportation Extension Could Run Into (Transpo Issues Daily) Big Business and Big Labor Agree: US Needs Infrastructure Spending (Barron’s) Cantor’s “Compromise” on Infrastructure Funding? Eliminate Bike/Ped. (The Hill, NewsMax) Former NJ DOT […]

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Democrats Introduce Bill to Create National Infrastructure Bank (Hill) Senator Feinstein Pessimistic on Passage of President’s Jobs Package (LATimes) Boxer Challenges Mica on New Highway Funding Bill (Hill) It’s Time to Raise California’s Gas Tax (LATimes) Michigan Governor Makes Case for Extensive Transportation Changes (MLive, DFP) Will Transit Cuts Hasten the Biking Boom? (BikePortland) Massachusetts Politicians […]

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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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Unlike Trump, Mitch McConnell Says Infrastructure Spending Not a Priority (Washington Monthly) Energy Department Says It Won’t Report Employees Who Worked on Climate Change (WaPo) Trump’s Energy Department Pick Is Climate Denier Rick Perry (Inside Climate News) Commuters Will Be Able to Pay for Uberpool With Pre-Tax Benefits in a Few Cities (Bloomberg) Census Data Supports the Idea […]