Today’s Headlines

  • Who Killed a Federal Inquiry Into America’s Sky-High Transit Construction Costs? (Vox)
  • CityLab Looks at How Trump’s Budget Is Bad for Bicycling
  • Trump Budget Cuts Transit Funding, But Leaves Door Open for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo)
  • Boston Launches Pilot for All-Door Boarding Along Silver Line Bus (Next City)
  • Denver Suburb Paid Lots of Money to Offer Free Lyft Rides to Light Rail and Barely Anyone Used It (Denverite)
  • MARTA Ridership Drops After I-85 Reopens, Allowing Atlantans to Sit in Gridlock Alone (WABE)
  • BikePGH: Failed Pittsburgh Mayoral Candidates Show That Bashing Bikes Is a Vote Loser (Post-Gazette)
  • Boston Globe Continues Series on Pesky Pedestrians, Discovers Police (Rightly) Don’t Care About Jaywalking
  • That Old Canard? Baltimore NIMBYs Claim Protected Bike Lanes Block Emergency Vehicles (WBAL)
  • 50-Bike, 10-Station Bike-Share Launches in Roanoke, Virginia (Roanoke Times)