Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Weighing a Gas Tax Increase (Office of the Governor)
  • California Needs Denser Housing, Less Driving to Meet Climate Goals (LA Times)
  • Will Providence Regret Keeping a Divisive Urban Highway? (American Conservative)
  • In Cities With High Rates of Segregation, Everyone Pays a Price (City Observatory)

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Retiring Amtrak CEO Foresees “More Robust” Rail System (WBUR) Boston Eyes Income-Based Discounts for Transit Riders (Boston Globe) California Governor Steers Rising Cap-and-Trade Funds Toward Transit, Affordable Housing (Gov Tech) Seattle Times Shares Details of Peter Rogoff’s Three-Year Contract for “Non-Stop Work” on Sound Transit Why Aren’t the Feds Working on a National Policy for Driverless Cars? (Gizmodo) […]

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Trump Preps for Infrastructure Talk, But Congress Is in No Rush (The Hill) In Texas, A Flurry of Bills Threaten High-Speed Rail (Dallas News) Lyft Expands to New Cities … As Uber Does Damage Control (CNN Money) Why Trump’s Attack on California Rail is Concerning (Wired) D.C. Coalition Pushes For Building More Housing By Transit (GGW) America […]

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Top Senators Still Sound Confident About a Long-Term Transpo Bill (The Hill) Uber Faces $7M Fine, Suspension in California (CNN Money) Cleveland and Other Midwest Cities See Downtown Surge (Crain’s) A New Generation of Conservative Pundits Are Embracing Smart Urban Planning (Pacific Standard) GBTA Report Looks at Business Traveler Trends, With Uber Overtaking Taxis (USA Today) Across the […]

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The Potential Victims of Sequestration, in Brick and Mortar Terms (TSTC) California Considers Seven Laws to Improve Bicycling, Transit (Cyclelicio.us) Transit Can Only Cut Traffic If Paired With Dense Development, Congestion Pricing (WaPo) Stephanie Pollack & Al Biehler: If the Climate Matters, So Does Transportation (WBUR) San Diego Considers Suspending Giant Bike/Ped Tube Under Coronado Bay Bridge (ABC […]

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Housing Policy Neophyte Ben Carson Confirmed as HUD Boss (WaPo) Whatever Happens to the EPA, It’s Important for Cities (CityLab) Milwaukee Groups File Suit Against Highway Expansion (Biz Times) Janette Sadik-Khan Sees “Electric” Energy in Detroit (Detroit Free Press) Anthony Foxx Skeptical of Trump’s Infrastructure Plan (CBS News) WaPo on How NIMBYism Could Kill Infrastructure Ambitions […]

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A Divided House Passes $8B Amtrak Funding Bill (The Hill) Bill Could Boost the Northeast and Allow for High-Speed NYC-Boston Train (CBS, Mirror) Ferguson Police Routinely Stopped Black Residents for the Crime of Walking (Grist) Rift in DC Metro Board Delays Search for New Chief (WaPo) What Data Can Reveal About Detroit’s Transit System (Detroit News) Is America’s Urban Comeback […]