Today’s Headlines

  • Jacksonville Cop to Young Black Man: “I’ll Throw You in Jail” for Jaywalking (Times-Union)
  • Why Make Our Existing Transportation System Less Deadly When Everyone Knows Robot Cars Will Save Us? (WSJ)
  • Having Drivers Pay for Each Mile Driven — and Charging More at Busy Times and Places — Is Effective (Seattle Times)
  • Just Like Two Years Ago, Oregon’s Transportation Funding Deal on Brink of Collapse at State House (Oregonian)
  • Nashville Mayor Explores Privatizing Airport to Generate Cash for Light Rail Plan (Tennessean)
  • NC Senate Maintains Stranglehold on State Funding for Light Rail (News & Observer)
  • After Boston Globe Moves Office Downtown, Columnist Learns What It’s Like to Ride Transit
  • Woman Punches Another Person Before Fleeing Scene, Because Parking (News Journal)
  • Bike-Share System Launches in York, PA, This Friday (Daily Record)
  • KUT Wants Your Nominations for Austin’s Best and Worst Bus Stops

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Governing Asks Six Transportation Policy Questions for 2013 Shuster Sees Compromise for Amtrak Funding (The Hill), and Won’t Rule Out Gas Tax (Bloomberg) Future Amtrak Will Be “More Like a Business and Less Like a Government Agency” (USA Today) EPA Honors Seven Smart Growth Projects (Switchboard) More on Why States Aren’t Using Flex Funds for […]

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House Republicans Propose Eight-Month, $10.5B Transportation Funding Boost (The Hill, Bloomberg) States Vary in Their Approach to Transpo Funding Shortage (Roll Call) Washington Post Columnist Courtland Milloy Advocates Assault on Bicycle “Terrorists” NRDC Switchboard: Smart Growth Alone Isn’t Enough for Sustainable Communities Cleveland Explores Better Connections to Downtown (Plain Dealer) Tax Policy Leaves Bike-Share Commuters […]

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Segregation Remains Rampant in America’s Transportation System (Slate) All Eyes on Seattle as Low-Income Transit Riders Get a Break (NYT) Congress Is All Talk on Transpo Funding, But Iowa Acts (Transport Topics) “Devolution” to States Seems More and More Unlikely (Fleet Owner) It’s Been a Bad Winter for East Coast Transit (Salon) Seneca, SC, Debuts […]

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Oil Now Seeping From Four Places at Deep Horizon Site (Washington Post) It’s Crunch Time for Climate Bill Provisions; Let the Haggling Begin (CQPolitics, NYTimes) A Bipartisan Call for Transportation Funding (Politico) Gov. Rendell Calls for Tax Hikes to Fund Transportation Projects (Post-Gazette) Big Three Push for Lenient Fuel Efficiency Standards (The Hill) Airports Embrace […]

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Senate Committee Quickly Approves Obama’s TSA Nominee (Politico) House Protects Amtrak From Deeper Cuts (The Hill) Bikes Poised to Become a “Pillar of Transportation” in Utah (Salt Lake Trib) D.C. Delegation Fights for Metro Funding (WaPo) Maryland Governor Likes What He Sees With High-Speed Rail in Japan (Baltimore Sun) How Scott Kubly Is Helping Seattle Rethink City Streets (Grist) Chicago […]

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Pelosi: Trade Package Could Win Support If GOP Supports Transpo (The Hill) LaHood to Appear at Senate’s Transpo Funding Hearing This Week (Transport Topics) The Strained Construction Schedule of California’s High-Speed Rail (Fresno Bee) Twin Cities Green Line Marks Successful Year One (MPR News) New DC Circulator Route Debuts on the National Mall (Roll Call) In Maryland, New […]