Today’s Headlines

  • Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Crash and Burn Too? (The Week)
  • California Breaks With Trump By Upholding Emissions Standards (NYT)
  • Republicans Use Twin Cities Light Rail Project as Culture War Prop (AP)
  • Silicon Valley Asks Feds to Make Good on Promises for Caltrain (Mercury News)
  • Wired Makes the Case for Parking Cash-Out
  • How a Bill in Florida Could Derail the Orlando-Miami Train (Miami Herald)
  • Most Nashville Residents Support Higher Tax for Transit (Tennessean)
  • “Last Mile” Disconnect Is a Problem for Jobs Access in Milwaukee (Journal Sentinel)
  • New Orleans Plans to Double Cycling in Three Years (Curbed)

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U.S. DOT Makes $266 Million in Bus Funding Available (Mass Transit Magazine) Senators: D.C. Metro Needs $150 Million to Deal With Safety Issues (Roll Call) U.S. Conference of Mayors Commends Anthony Foxx’s New Focus on Opportunity (eurweb) Orange County Streetcar Moving Closer to Design and Construction (Mass Transit Magazine) Suburban Detroiters Resist BRT Plans (The […]

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Global Media Abuzz About Google’s Driverless Car Prototype (NYT, Telegraph) The Correlation Between Walkable Streets and Fitness Levels (Mobilizing the Region) All Aboard Florida Reveals Plans for Miami Station (South Florida Biz Journal) Slow Rollout for D.C. Streetcar Creates Challenges for Advocacy (WaPo) The Revolving Door Files: Former Rep. Costello Makes Use of Transpo Connections (Roll […]

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LaHood Delivers $10M for Miami Buses to Go Hybrid (Miami Herald) GA Bike Advocates and Environmental Groups (Minus Sierra Club) Support T-SPLOST Amtrak’s Ready With Plan for NE Corridor, Whenever the Money Comes (NYT) In Question: $2B in Transit Upgrades for CA High-Speed Rail (Planetizen) Academia Shows New Respect for Cycling (Pacific Standard) D.C.’s Union […]

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More Zany Ideas for Protecting Pedestrians from Self-Driving Cars (City Observatory) The 10 Deadliest States for Pedestrians (790 KABC) Slate: Uber and Lyft Could Have the Biggest Impact in the South Enormous Mixed-Use Development Promises to Make Miami More Walkable (WLRN) Fresno to Begin Construction on Bus Rapid Transit System This Month (Fresno Bee) London […]

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T-SPLOST Defeat: Not Necessarily a Bellwether (The Hill, Transportation for America) Chicago Plans 33 Miles of Bike Lanes This Year (HuffPo) “Walk Appeal” Might Be More Useful Than “Walk Score” (Atlantic Cities) Feds Using More Cars… But They’re Fuel Efficient (WaPo) Memphis City Council Puts Gas Tax on Ballot (Daily News) Mercury News: Only “Declinists” […]

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Beware the Trump Infrastructure Plan (New Republic) The Guy in Charge of Transportation for Trump’s Transition Team Is an Industry Lobbyist (NYT) What the New White House Means for MD’s Purple Line (WaPo) Re-elected Miami Mayor Wants Bold Transit Expansion (Miami Herald) Meet the People Who Mobilized to Defeat Metro Detroit Transit Plan (Michigan CapCon) Chicago Races for Red Line Funds Before […]