Today’s Headlines

  • Transportation for America on Trump Transit Cuts: “This Is Not a Big City Thing” (Next City)
  • Atlanta Transit Could Lose Out on $3 Billion If Trump Cuts New Starts and TIGER (AJC)
  • Self-Driving Buses: Cool, But Not Yet Cheap (or Tested) Enough to Be a Real Solution (Eno)
  • When It Comes to Access to Transit, Poorer Parts of the DC Region Are Left Behind (WaPo 1, 2)
  • 10 Ways to Know If You Have a Highway Expansion Boondoggle on Your Hands (Frontier Group)
  • Seattle’s Helmet Law Might Not Have Been the Only Thing That Killed Its Bike-Share, But It Didn’t Help (Guardian)
  • Drivers Kill Two on Sidewalks: No Charges in Florida (WFLA); DUI Homicide in Wisconsin (State Journal)
  • City DOTs Are Including Data Collected From Smartphones in Their Street Design Evaluations (GovTech)
  • Fort Lauderdale Kicks Off Parking Policy Study; Will It Get Serious About Pricing? (Sun Sentinel)
  • Protected Bike Lanes Come to Downtown Nashville (NewsChannel 5)

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The Votes Are In: GA Axes T-SPLOST (AJC) EPA, HUD, DOT Team Up to Increase State Transpo Options White House Honors Transportation’s “Champions of Change” Former Ventura Mayor: “Put Things Closer Together, the Services Cost Less” (CNN) Pittsburgh Hopes for Last-Minute Save on “Historic” Transit Cuts (TribLive) Was APTA Wrong, or Are Philly Commuters Too […]

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The 54 Biggest U.S. Cities Ranked by Transit Trips Per Resident (FiveThirtyEight) WaPo: There’s No Such Thing as a Full City Low-Income Cyclists at Greater Risk of Being Killed in Traffic (Californian) Infrastructure Costs on the Rise for New Braves Stadium (AJC) Bike League Breaks Down Cycling Numbers From the Annual Census Estimates [PDF] Paris’s Car-Free […]

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Trump Budget Is a Disaster for Cities and Transit (WaPo, Vox) Housing Advocates Fear Big HUD Cuts (WaPo) Trump Likely to Face Congressional Resistance to Scorched-Earth Budget (The Atlantic) In Detroit, Trump Hypes Rollback of Fuel Economy Standards (NYT, USA Today) London Mayor Sadiq Khan Proposes £770 Million for Bike Initiatives (The Guardian) Tempe Police’s Jaywalking Crackdown — “A Tax on […]

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No New Transpo Secretary Yet, But the Buzz Is Still All About Deborah Hersman (WaPo) Buy America Fight Returns to Congress (National Journal) Behind the Veil at U.S. DOT: A Tour for Bike Advocates (Bike Portland) Here’s an Idea: Rake in Transpo Revenues and Bankrupt Everything Else (Cyclelicio.us) With the Feds Out of the Picture, […]

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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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In Bay Area, Ford Buys Shuttle Startup, Gets Into Bike-Share (SF Gate) GGW: With Cuts, DC Metro Could Have Most Limited Hours of Any Large U.S. System U.S. DOT’s Largest Loan Ever Goes to Amtrak Upgrades (WaPo) Four Cities Get Foundation Support to “Reimagine the Civic Commons” (Next City) Cincinnati Streetcar Debuted With Free Rides This Weekend (WLWT) […]