Today’s Headlines

  • Two BART Workers Killed Doing Maintenance Work on Day Two of Strike (Bloomberg)
  • Argentina Deja-Vu Train Crashes at Site of Last Year’s Crash That Killed 52 (BBC)
  • Oil Train Derails, Ignites in Western Canada (Toronto Sun, Montreal Gazette)
  • Five Years After Voting For It, Californians Wish High-Speed Rail Would “Go Away” (AP)
  • In Some Places, Transit Service the Last to Return to Normal After Shutdown (Daily Statesman)
  • Illinois Chamber of Commerce CEO Warns of Coming Infrastructure Crisis (News-Gazette)
  • Colorado Governor “RAMP”s Up Road Spending, With a Little For Transit (Prowers Journal)
  • Will Gas Tax Paralysis Kill Pennsylvania’s Chances of Upgrading Its Transpo Network? (DelCo Times)
  • Iowa Legislator Declares Iowa City-to-Chicago Passenger Rail Hopes “Dead” (Des Moines Register)
  • Houston Mayor’s Executive Order on Complete Streets Doesn’t Cut It (Planetizen)
  • Massachusetts Brownfields Law Needs to Be Renewed to Encourage Infill Development (Globe)