Today’s Headlines

  • FHWA Publishes State VMT and Highway Info, Showing Just How Much California Drives
  • Transportation Committee Learns to Live Without Earmarks — But Doesn’t Like It (National Journal)
  • Is the Mainstream Media Incapable of Doing Decent Coverage of Traffic Enforcement? (Streetsblog LA)
  • Why Doesn’t Anyone Talk About the Costs of Transit Congestion? (Business Vancouver)
  • After All That Hand-Wringing, Ford Finally Invests in Bikes (EV World)
  • Another Big Increase in Biking That Won’t Show Up on Official Data (Wash Cycle)
  • New Research to Rub Salt in the Wound of the U.S.’s Inferior Bike Culture (Rutgers via Bike League)
  • If the Hyperloop Is Just a Doomed Transit Fantasy, It’ll Be in Good Company (Wired)
  • NYC Transit Hero Gene Russianoff: “A Fare Hike Is a Tax Hike” (NYT)
  • Name Hurricanes After Climate Deniers? Sign Here. (Climate Name Change/350.org)
  • La Paz, Bolivia, Employs Zebras to Help Pedestrians Cross the Street (Atlantic Cities)
  • DC Survey Shows That Drivers, Cyclists and Straphangers All Want the Same Things (GGW)