Today’s Headlines

  • Today: Trump and CEOs Talk Infrastructure; Chao Meets Elon Musk and Pruitt Meets GM CEO (Hill)
  • Tax Overhaul Could Lead to Infrastructure Money, If Trump Can Navigate Congress (Politico)
  • Building Trades Nervous That Trump Might Strip Federal Prevailing Wage Requirements (McClatchy)
  • Philly and Denver Launch Crowdsourced Maps to Identify Dangerous Street Locations (Next City)
  • Edmonton Begins Installing Grid of Protected Bike Lanes Across Downtown (CBC)
  • City-Backed Downtown Orlando Redevelopment Has a “Car-Last” Mobility Strategy (Sentinel)
  • Nebraska’s Capital City Could Get 100-Bike, 17-Station Bike-Share This Fall (Lincoln Journal Star)
  • China’s Bike-Share Boom Could Be Helped or Hurt by State Regulation (NYT)
  • Streets.mn Looks at the Long History of Efforts to Bring Rail to the Twin Cities
  • Citing Speeding Deaths, Chao Changes DOT Blog Name From “Fast Lane” to “Connections”
  • AMH

    Good on Chao for focusing on intermodal connections and discouraging speeding.