Today’s Headlines

  • Far-Right Freedom Caucus Expected to Play Key Role in Infrastructure Fight (The Hill)
  • NatGeo Keeps a Running Tally of How Trump Is Changing the Environment
  • Seattle Sales Tax for Transit Takes Effect; Bike-Share Goes Kaput (Seattle Times, Bicycling)
  • DC Tries to Involve Whole Region in “Vision Zero” Effort (WaPo)
  • Atlanta Transit Braces for More Riders After I-85 Collapse (WABE)
  • Trump’s Budget Leaves NYC-Area Transit Projects in Doubt (NYT)
  • Is Bike-Share’s Next Phase Stationless? (Curbed)
  • Atlanta Beltline Officials Seek Sweeping Updates (Atlanta Business Chron)
  • Virginia Beach Continues Its Car-Centric Policies (CityLab)

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In Atlanta, Transit Expansion Bill Faces Tough Climb (AJC) New Documents Offer Little Clarity on Philly Amtrak Crash (Atlantic) Seattle Weighs the Future of Struggling Bike-Share (KUOW) Honolulu Mayor Signs Onto Tax for Rail (Honolulu Civil Beat) GGW: Baltimore’s Real Problem Is Sprawl More Density Doesn’t Have to Mean More Height: Examples from Vancouver, Seattle (Governing) How […]

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What Will the Next President Do for Transit? (Next City) The Atlantic Looks at the Toll of Commuting to Better Schools in Detroit Seattle Sees Biggest Rise in Bus Ridership of Any U.S. City (Seattle Times) Surveillance of NJ Transit Raises Privacy Concerns (NJ.com) Kansas City Plans Development Around BRT, With Help From Feds (Next City) D.C. Circulator Problems […]

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Atlanta Mayor: No Highway Funding Without More Support for MARTA (AJC) Fort Lauderdale Streetcar to Cost $53 Million More Than Planned (Sun Sentinel) Some States Changing Tax Forms to Conform With New Federal Transit Benefit, Some Aren’t (Bloomberg) Seattle City Council Weighs Buying Out Non-Profit Pronto Bike-Share (City Living Seattle) Following Pushback, Hoboken Scraps Plan for […]

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Obama Urges Action on Infrastructure But Fails to Mention High-Speed Rail (The Hill) Chicago Mag Sits Down with Post-Cabinet LaHood NYC, SF, and Boston Top List of Best U.S. Cities for Public Transit (NRDC Switchboard) Why Has Seattle’s Transit Score Dropped? (Seattle Times) L.A. Times: Bullet Train Will Lead California to Green Future $4B in Development Planned Along […]

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Fast Company Chats with Anthony Foxx About Innovation at DOT Why Have Pedestrian Deaths Spiked in Georgia Recently? (AJC) After Commuting Troubles, CT Senator Blumenthal Orders Funds for Metro-North Bridge (The Hour) Atlanta Powers Up for Streetcar (AJC), While D.C. Scales Back (Washington Biz Journal) San Antonio Plans to Remove Bike Lanes (My SA) City Fix Attempts to “Demystify” Transit-Oriented […]

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Seattle Light Rail Plan Will Go on November Ballot (Seattle Times) In LA, Voters Will Decide on Sales Tax for Transpo (LA Times) Will Driverless Cars Kick People Off the Streets? (Atlantic) …Should They Hit a Pedestrian to Save a Passenger? (NYT) While Columbus Took Big Smart City Prize, Other Finalists Will Also Get Funding (Gov Tech) MARTA to […]