Skip to Content
Streetsblog USA home
Log In
Today's Headlines

Today’s Headlines

8:45 AM EDT on May 23, 2011

    • Here's Rep. Mica's Solution to Our Transportation Mess (Politico)
    • Where's the "Adult Conversation" About Energy? (NYT)
    • Amtrak Turns to Private Sector for Northeast Corridor Funding Boost (The Hill)
    • Can DC Afford to Keep Metro Running? (The Transport Politic)
    • Environment Takes Shellacking as Obama's Reelection Fight Nears (LAT)
    • Lady Gaga Dress Makes Clean Air a Fashion Statement (Switchboard)
    • Future Looks Bright -- and High Tech --  for Freight Rail (WSJ)
    • Why We Probably Won't Get a Highway Bill This Year (Trucking Info)
    • Q & A: Bike Sharing Goes Viral With the Help of Better Tech (Fortune)
    • Lies, Distorted Lies, and Subway Maps (GGW)

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog USA

Tuesday’s Headlines Are Getting Warmer

EVs and renewables are not going to be enough to stave off a climate catastrophe, scientists are warning officials at an international conference.

December 5, 2023

How (And Why) To Start a Delivery Bike Revolution

Delivery vans and trucks are responsible for nearly a third of urban emissions, and a lot of congestion and traffic violence, too. Here's how cities can replace many of them with clean, safe cargo bikes.

December 5, 2023

“Watch Out, Amsterdam”: Santa Monica Cuts Ribbon Opening Ambitious Curb-Protected 17th Street Bikeway

Santa Monica's recently completed 17th Street bikeway improvements have a "region leading design" featuring Southern California's first protected "Dutch-style" intersections, plus concrete curb protection, and makes great connections to the city's growing bikeway network.

December 4, 2023

Monday’s Headlines Are For the Children

For the 1 billion children who live in cities worldwide, the streets are too dangerous for them to play outside.

December 4, 2023
See all posts