Today’s Headlines

  • Powerful Georgia House Speaker Strongly Backs Creating State Funding for Transit (WABE, AJC, 11 Alive)
  • Connecticut DOT’s Four-Year Plan Shifts Money Away From Transit and Toward Highways (Courant)
  • Study: Federal VMT Tax Would Be More Effective at Reducing Car Use Than Gas Tax Hike (Houston Chronicle)
  • Dallas Morning News Cheers Breath of Fresh Air Offered by City Council’s New DART Board Appointees
  • Fed Up With Nashville Traffic, People on the Street Welcome Mayor’s Light Rail Plan (WKRN)
  • Low Ridership on Seattle’s Mixed-Traffic Streetcar Lines Has Officials Worried (KING 5)
  • Sacramento: Still Sprawling Like There’s No Tomorrow (Bee)
  • People Are Thrilled About the First Project Funded by Austin’s Mobility Bond: A New Sidewalk (KXAN, Fox 7)
  • Atlanta Suburb Set to Boot Sharrows From Its Transportation Plan; “They Are Falling Out of Favor” (AJC)
  • Tweeting Toronto Parking Enforcement Officer Goes After Bike Lane Blockers (Star via Next City)

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Will Boston Transit Keep Up With the City’s Growth? (Boston Globe) Raleigh-Area Voters to Decide on Tax for Transit (News & Observer) How Waze Influences Traffic on Residential Streets (WaPo) Nashville Seeks $30M From Feds for 7-Mile Elevated Greenway (Tennessean) DC Employers Must Plan for “Blizzard” That Is Metro Repair (Washington Biz Journal) Map: Where DC Workers Commute From […]

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Senate to Vote on Infrastructure Bank Proposal This Week (Hill) National Infrastructure Bank Would Tap Private Sector, Protect Taxpayers (SacBee) Major Transportation Groups Unite for First Time in Support of Gas Tax (Politico) With Eyes on Election, GOP Supports Paying for Roads With Drilling (National Journal) Nearly 60% of Amtrak Riders Now Have Wi-Fi Access […]

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Congress Not Excited About White House Idea to Toll Existing Interstates (Hill) Trump’s Plan to Privatize Infrastructure Has Wall Street Eyeing Highways and Airports (Bloomberg) European Firms Race to Develop Self-Driving Transit Vehicles (NYT) Philly Has a Vision Zero Goal — Now What Will It Take to Eliminate Traffic Deaths? (Philly.com) Georgia House Commission Could Look at Integrating Atlanta’s Fragmented Transit […]

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How TIFIA Works (Press Enterprise) Utah Olympics Veteran Has Transit Advice for London (Urgent Communications) Manufacturers: Time to Move Away From the Gas Tax (Nashua Telegraph) The West Coast Is Falling Back in Love With Transit (Architect’s Newspaper via Planetizen) Can One Bike-Share System Fulfill the Needs of Tourists and Commuters Alike? (Articulate Discontent) Believe It or Not, APTA […]

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Trump Budget Dramatically Cuts Transportation Spending (CityLab) While Unveiling Infrastructure Plan (Politico) Did You Know? Developers Like to Build Housing and Offices Near Transit (NYT) No, Boston Globe, Pedestrians Are Not the Problem Meanwhile in London: Busy City Intersection Open Only to Buses, Bikes, and Pedestrians on Weekdays (Guardian) Atlanta Traffic Is Terrible and Expanding MARTA Is the Only Way […]

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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 […]