Today’s Headlines

  • Boston Using MIT Data to Overhaul Its Bus System (CityLab)
  • Still No Carmaggedon in Atlanta Now That Spring Break Is Over (AJC)
  • Carmakers Back to Supplying Americans With Big, Gas-Guzzling SUVs (NYT)
  • Tesla Will Pay Employees to Bike to Work After Slew of Embarrassing Parking Problems (CBS SF)
  • AT&T Insists on Road Diet to Keep Headquarters in Downtown Dallas (Dallas News)
  • Las Vegas Hotels Hiking Parking Prices (LA Times)
  • “Lost Cemeteries” Could be an Obstacle for London’s $560 Million Bus Rapid Transit Plan (Global News)
  • Lawmakers in North Dakota Reject Bill Lifting State’s Ban on Parking Meters (Inforum)
  • U.S. Transit Agencies Rarely Use Firms Run By Women or Minorities (WaPo)
  • AMH

    The media never mention how deadly SUVs are. They are supposedly getting more fuel-efficient, and great for families with children because of all the room inside, but no one seems to care that they are more effective at crushing human bodies not encased in their steel envelope. Uber SUVs have become noticeably more prevalent in my neighborhood over just one or two years, and they are scary.

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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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MARTA Expansion Will Go to Atlanta Voters (Creative Loafing Atlanta) Seattle Transit Expansion Plans Have People Asking “Why So Long?” (KOMO News) DC Metro Turns 40 at a Tumultuous Time (WTOP) Dallas Bus Service Overhaul Takes Different Approach Than Houston (AP) NJ Transit Faces $57M Budget Gap (NorthJersey.com) Study: Chicago Has an Apartment Parking Glut (Chicago Trib) Boise’s New […]

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Can the World Halve Traffic Deaths and Injuries By 2020? (Guardian) Star Trib: Twin Cities Can’t Afford to Give Up on Transit Expansion Projects Connecticut Divided on NE Corridor Amtrak Plans (CT Mirror) The Case for Single Ride Bike-Share Fares (NextCity) Governing: Why Are New Cities So Blah? Changing Track on the Dallas Light-Rail Plan (Dallas News) In New […]

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Bumpy Start for Bway Bus-Only Lanes (Daily News) New Jobs for NYC Transit Officials (Daily News) Use Congestion Fees for 2nd Ave. Subway (NYT, Letters) Manhattanites Would Pay on Way Out (NYT) Planners Aim to Untangle Grand Army Plaza Knot (Brooklyn Paper) Blackout Insurance: Solar City Rooftops (City Limits) Placard Parking Plague on Pierrepont (Brooklyn […]

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The New York Times Published Someone’s Sick Fantasy About “Trump-Sized” Infrastructure LA Times: Can Buy America Work for California High-Speed Rail? Amtrak CEO on New Trains, Safety, and Trump (CBS) Detroit Officials Try to Figure Out Why Local Transit Tax Failed (Detroit News) Nebraska Senator May Be on Shortlist for Trump’s DOT (KETV) Atlanta’s Transit Divide Deepens After Election (WABE) […]