Today’s Headlines

  • Rep. Blumenauer Introduces Bill to Raise Federal Gas Tax By 15 Cents a Gallon (The Hill)
  • NTSB: Crashed Metro-North Train Was Going 82 Around a 30 MPH Curve (AP)
  • NY Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Asks for Federal Help on Train Safety (Newsday)
  • Michigan Group: Stop Wiping Out Communities to Widen Highways No One Needs (mLive)
  • DC Metro Silver Line Delayed to Ensure Safety (The Hill)
  • How Will People Get to Tysons Metros, Without Parking or Walkable Access? (Bacon’s Rebellion)
  • Why Can’t Even Liberal, Transit-Rich Places Get It Together to Fund Transit? (Salon)
  • Putting to Rest Freight Rail’s Bragging Rights About Being Entirely Self-Funded (McClatchy)
  • Low-Cost Transit Upgrade: Add Route Information to Bus Stops (Star Tribune)
  • This Map Shows Household Vehicle Ownership By County and, Wow, Virginia (GGW)
  • Amazon’s Drone Delivery Scheme: A Last-Mile Solution (New Republic)
  • Why Don’t Mayors Become Presidents? (Atlantic Cities)