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U.S. Car Sales Down From Post-Recession High, With Possible Long-Term Stagnation (BBC) Billions Will Go Down the Drain as Self-Driving Car Bonanza Results In Handful of Winners (Bloomberg) Georgia’s Latest Idea to Expand Highways: Toll-Free Truck-Only Lanes Near Atlanta (WSB) Could High-Speed Rail Network Revitalize Southern New England’s Mid-Sized Cities? (Bloomberg) Portland Businesses Cry Out […]

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House Spending Bill Includes $900 Million for Gateway Tunnel, Cuts for Everyone Else (Hill, NJ.com) Rural Driving Falls As Urban Driving Grows (Slate), But Data Leaves More Questions Than Answers (Frontier) Urban Congestion Is Better Than a Hollow City — and It’s a Problem That Can Be Fixed (Toronto Star) INRIX: Average U.S. Motorist Wastes […]

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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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Center-Right Think Tank Says “Buy America” Requirements Inflate the Cost of U.S. Transit (Hill, WaPo) Under Pressure From Dallas, DART Will Speed Up Bus System Overhaul (Dallas News) IndyGo to Unveil $138 Million Purple Line BRT Project Today (WTTV) Bus Ridership Free-Fall Threatens Service in Tucson (Daily Star) and Gary, IN (Post-Tribune) A Rare Bright […]

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Blinded by Windshield Perspective, Tech’s Plans to “Fix” Traffic Often Just Make It Worse (Curbed) Is Now the Moment When Gwinnett County Will Finally Embrace Transit? (AJC) Oregon Transportation Plan Awaits Governor’s Signature; Would Create First-In-Nation Bike Tax (BikePortland) Latest Federal Inspection Shows WMATA Has Lots More Room for Improvement (WTOP) Free Press┬áReporters Staged a […]

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Ohio Legislature Could Overturn Kasich Veto That Would Deal Heavy Blow to Transit Agency Budgets (Plain Dealer) Feds Give Green Light for Massive Expansion, Evaluation of SF Red-Painted Bus Lanes (Examiner via Next City) Parking Lot Operator Attempts to Stop LAX Transit Improvements, Using Environmental Laws (LA Times) Turns Out the Problem With Parking Isn’t […]