Today’s Headlines

  • People’s Climate March Fills the Streets to Protest Trump’s Assault on the Environment (NYT)
  • What Happens Once It’s No Longer Cheap to Finance New Car Purchases? (Frontier Group)
  • Silicon Valley Goes Nuts Over Shiny Video from Elon Musk’s Vaporware Tunnel Project (Verge)
  • Forget Driverless Cars — CNET Looks at the Future of Driverless Buses
  • Las Vegas Sun Blasts County Proposal to Build Elevated Expressway From Airport to Strip
  • Boston-Area Foundation Offering Up to $100,000 in Grants for Cities and Agencies to Implement BRT (Globe)
  • Milwaukee Pedestrian Advocates Stage Demonstration Where Woman Was Killed Crossing Street (Urban Milwaukee)
  • Statistics Don’t Bear It Out, But Arizona PBS Gives Megaphone to People Who Think Light Rail Brings Crime
  • After Pronto’s Demise, Seattle Could Be Ground Zero for Bike-Share Start-Ups (Seattle Bike Blog)
  • Columbia, SC, Prepares to Launch Bike-Share System (The State)
  • Fargo-Area Homeowners Declare Victory After Killing Plan to Install Sidewalks (West Fargo Pioneer)

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Wall Street’s Worried About the Increasing Rate of Auto Loan Defaults (Business Insider) Driverless Ubers Already Back on the Streets of San Francisco After Arizona Crash Last Weekend (SFist) Brilliant Swedish Bus Ad Pokes Fun at the Hype Over Self-Driving Cars (The Verge) Seattle’s Pronto Bike Share Shuts Down Tomorrow (Seattle Times) Passenger Rail in Florida […]

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OMB Official: Trump’s Budget Will Include $200 Billion for Infrastructure Over 10 Years (Bloomberg) David Roberts: “A Carbon-Free, Autonomous Car Is Still a Car; It Still Takes Up Space” (Vox) Portland Residents Want City to Pilot Bus Lanes on Hawthorne Bridge (KATU) Connecticut Cuts Ribbon On Its First Protected Bike Lane (New Haven Independent, WTNH) Muddled […]

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CNN Highlights the Sorry State of America’s Infrastructure Georgia Threatens to Shut Down Atlanta Streetcar (AJC) Seattle Bumps Up Timeline for Light Rail Projects (Seattle Times) Uber Preps to Meet Demand During DC Metro Work (WaPo, The Hill) Google Plans Self-Driving Car Center Near Detroit (Detroit Free Press) Driverless Car Tech to Get Boost from US-Israel Collaboration […]

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New Bill in U.S. House and Senate Would Turn North Carolina Roads Into Interstates (Sun Journal) Will MO Transpo Projects Move Forward Despite Defeat of Amendment 7? No. Maybe. (Globe, LNO) Bike Lanes, Bike Share, and Better Transit Coming to Raleigh? (North Raleigh News) Ensuring the CEQA Tail No Longer Wags the Planning Dog (CPDR) San Francisco […]

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Selling Station Naming Rights, Increasing Parking Fees on Table to Raise Funds for WMATA (WaPo, WAMU) Toronto City Council Supports Plan to Give Priority to Streetcar Lines on King Street (CityLab) New York Times Visits MCity, the Autonomous Vehicle Test Track in Ann Arbor Newest Perk to Sell Luxury Cars: Real-Time Parking Information (Engadget) Anti-Streetcar […]

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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 […]