Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Looks at Transpo Spending Next Week (AP, The Hill)
  • Amtrak Slows NE Trains in Heat Wave (The Hill)
  • Along Metro North Route in CT, About Half the Towns Are Ready for TOD (Stamford Advocate)
  • Charlotte, NC, Breaks Ground on Light Rail Extension (AP)
  • Union Fights D.C.’s Plan to Privatize Some Transit Routes (WaPo)
  • Massachusetts Senate Turns Down Patrick’s Gas Tax Hike (Boston Globe)
  • Seattle’s Airport Rail Route Breaks Ridership Records (Puget Sound Biz Journal)
  • Costs Soar for Minneapolis Light Rail (StarTribune)
  • The Challenges of Achieving “Accessibility for All” (CityFix)