Today’s Headlines

  • Trump’s “Buy America” Order Will Make Infrastructure More Expensive (Vox)
  • Schumer Hasn’t “Heard a Peep” From Trump About Working Together on Infrastructure (NY Daily News)
  • Washington State Will Aim for Zero Pedestrian Deaths (Chinook Observer)
  • Nashville to Require More Developers to Provide Sidewalks (Tennessean)
  • Trump Budget Leads to the Cancellation of Bus Rapid Transit Project in Lansing, Michigan (NextCity)
  • Plan to Build a Light Rail System in Las Vegas Gets Thumbs Up From State Senate (KNPR)
  • Republican Who Voted to Defund Caltrain Project Loses Station in His District (Fresno Bee)
  • Study: Noisiest NYC Neighborhoods Are the Healthiest. The Connection: Walkability? (6sqft)
  • Feds Rule I-70 Widening in Denver Doesn’t Violate Civil Rights (Streetsblog Denver)
  • Slate: Retail “Apocalypse” Could Drag Down the Suburbs

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Unlike Trump, Mitch McConnell Says Infrastructure Spending Not a Priority (Washington Monthly) Energy Department Says It Won’t Report Employees Who Worked on Climate Change (WaPo) Trump’s Energy Department Pick Is Climate Denier Rick Perry (Inside Climate News) Commuters Will Be Able to Pay for Uberpool With Pre-Tax Benefits in a Few Cities (Bloomberg) Census Data Supports the Idea […]

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Foxx Warns State DOTs That Funding Could Be Cut Off Soon (The Hill) At HUD, Julian Castro Will Take on Obama’s Climate Work (National Journal) California, Amtrak Back Out of Joint Bid on High-Speed Rail (AP) Proposal to Raise Gas Tax Wins Praise From WaPo, NRDC Switchboard While Gannett Notes Mixed Opinions, and Forbes Sniffs Out a Gimmick in the Funding […]

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Villaraigosa: I Won’t Be Your Next Transportation Secretary (HuffPo, Politico) Roundup of Reactions to LaHood’s Resignation (Transpo Issues Daily) Romney Environmental Advisor Gina McCarthy Could Be the Next EPA Administrator (WaPo) Rep. Shuster Reiterates Willingness to Find a Solution to Transpo Funding Crisis (Transport Topics) …Will He Find the $15B Extra Needed to Maintain Infrastructure; $50B More […]

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Paris Implements Alternate-Day Driving Restrictions Because Smog Matters to Voters (Reuters) As MAP-21 Winds Down, Rep. Hanna Tries to Tack State Infrastructure Banks Onto It (Little Falls Times) Washington Post Editorial: SNCF Should Build Purple Line Despite Holocaust Past Even the “Concern for Bicyclists’ Safety” Trick Wasn’t Enough to Stop King Street Bike Lane (WTOP) Gov. […]

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The Hill Expects Elaine Chao to Sell Trump’s Infrastructure Bill to Congress You Know the Women’s March Was Bigger Than the Inauguration Thanks to Metro Ridership (Politico) Trump Promptly Purges Climate Change References From White House Site (NYT) City Mayors Prepare for Climate Change Fight (ThinkProgress) New Haven’s Highway Conversation Will Reconnect Neighborhoods (Next City) How Will […]

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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 […]