Today’s Headlines

  • A Massachusetts NIMBY fight finally gets resolved as Salazar okays a new wind farm off Cape Cod (WaPo Blogs)
  • Houston light rail could lose federal funding thanks to concerns over compliance with "Buy American" rules (Chronicle)
  • Trains that run on beef fat? Amtrak is starting the experiment (Det. News)
  • Auto dealers continue twisting arms to preserve their exemption from new financial reform bill (WSJ)
  • Sen. Feingold (D-WI) gets a new GOP challenger with a flip-floppy record on high-speed rail (Caridinal)
  • Streetsblog NYC talks to one of the Big Apple’s most high-profile transit union chiefs
  • Dallas transit agency prepares for some serious belt-tightening (Morn News)