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

Today’s Headlines

9:37 AM EDT on May 8, 2012

    • Five Things to Watch For in Conference Meeting Today (Politico)
    • Rs and Ds Could Both Benefit From Keystone Passage -- Except Leaders (National Journal)
    • High Ridership and Gas Prices Don't Save Transit Agencies From Deep Cuts (Transport Politic)
    • Drilling and Regulations Won't Impact Gas Prices (News9)
    • "We've Never Had a Drop in Vehicle Miles Traveled Like This" (Business Insider)
    • NYC Announces Citi Bike (Streetsblog NYC)
    • Chicago Freight Congestion Is America's Speed Bump (NYT)
    • Will BoltBus Dominate Pacific Travel? (Transpo Issues Daily)
    • "Dickens Would Have Been Surprised at How Long It Has Taken LA to Build Its Rail System" (LAT)
    • You'll Be Sitting in Traffic With a Bunch of Robots (Forbes)
    • Miss the Days When Men Wore Hats? Blame the Automobile. (NPR)
    • Kids That Get Driven Everywhere Can't Find Their Own Way (Atlantic Cities)

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog USA

NYC Debuts Public E-Bike Charging for Delivery Workers

Finally, they’re taking charge! The city’s first public e-bike charging station opened in Cooper Square on Thursday — the start of an overdue six-month pilot that is part of a “Charge Safe Ride Safe Action Plan” for delivery workers that Mayor Adams announced last year.

March 1, 2024

Friday’s Headlines Have Questions

What's an optimal rebate to get people to buy e-bikes without wasting money on those who were going to buy one anyway?

March 1, 2024

To Recruit Transit Workers, More Than Just Higher Pay Is Needed

Labor shortages continue threatening public transit systems, and a new report adds another layer to the conversation.

February 29, 2024

Talking Headways Podcast: Streets for Skateboards

Aaron Breetwor on skateboards for transportation and designing streets for safer skateboarding.

February 29, 2024

Agencies Need to Use Federal Funding to Buy Land for Transit Oriented Development

Transit agencies do not prioritize transit-adjacent housing development often because they lack funding to acquire land.

February 29, 2024
See all posts