Today’s Headlines

  • Texas High-Speed Rail Ramps Up DC Lobbying (The Hill)
  • San Diego Weighs New Taxes to Beef Up Transit (SD Union-Trib)
  • In Minnesota, Metro Area Subsidizes Rural Transpo (StarTrib)
  • Redfin: Transit Access Increases Home Values (Silicon Beat)
  • St. Louis Streetcar Ready for Test Runs (KWMU)
  • Should Cyclists Be Taxed for Road Upgrades? (Urban Milwaukee)
  • Orlando Strives to Become “Theme Park for Self-Driving Cars” (Quartz)

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Four Examples of Why Federal Money Is Bad for U.S. Transportation (Next City) How Will North Carolina Navigate the Politics of its Transit Future? (E&E Publishing) Just Launched: The North American Bikeshare Association (Mobility Lab) Feds to Negotiate on Failed Alaska Ferry (Alaska Journal) Dallas Plays Catch-Up with Demand for Urban Living (D Mag) Jacksonville […]

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MA House Speaker Wants New Revenue for Transit, But Not for Expansions (Boston Globe) Is Privatization of Transit a Good Thing? (Bay Citizen) From the Bike Summit: Advocates Push for Safety (WAMU) And More on How to Encourage Women to Bike (MTR) Miami Transit Advocates Create “Pop-Up” Station (WLRN) Plans on Track for Cotton Belt Commuter […]

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Amtrak Restores Boston-NYC Service (AP) FEMA Covers Emergency Transit Costs (WSJ), With Praise From Democratic Senators (The Hill) Bikes Are Indispensable in Post-Sandy NYC (CNBC) AP: Judge Gives Mixed Ruling on Honolulu Rail Case Bay Area’s Transit Records Beg the Question: Can’t the Beefed-Up Service Just Continue? Memphis Commercial Appeal Urges Voters to Vote Yes […]

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Obama Signs Stopgap Transpo Extension, While Scolding Congress (The Hill, AP) Deal Reached to Preserve Chicago-Indy Rail (Chicago Sun-Times) NYT: Move Beyond the Gas Tax With Mileage-Based Fees Chicago Burbs Aim for More Walkable Development (Chicago Trib) How Can the Bay Area Unify Its Disjointed Transit Network? (NYT) NJ Transit Racks Up Big Bills Due […]

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Miami Considering Tapping Highway Funds for Transit (Miami Today) Governing Magazine on Anthony Foxx’s Goals for Final Year as Transportation Secretary Transit in Baltimore “Slowly Ramping Up” After Blizzard (Business Journal) Phoenix City Council Approves Light Rail Extension Plans (Downtown Devil) Davis Aims for “Diamond-Level” Bike-Friendly City Status (Davis Enterprise) Riders to Get a Chance […]

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Highways Get $363 Million from DOT (Transpo Nation) Mica: Amtrak’s Gotta Stop Losing Money on Food & Drink (The Hill, Bloomberg) Aug 13 Webinar: What Can MAP-21 Do For Cycling and Walking? Why Are Bike Advocates Angry at Olympic Cyclist’s Call for Helmets? (Treehugger) Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin Blogs About T-SPLOST Defeat When Congestion […]