Today’s Headlines

  • As U.N. Envoy, Bloomberg Stresses Cities’ Role in Climate Progress (ReutersGuardian)
  • Obama Taps D.C. Planning Director Tregoning for HUD (WaPo)
  • Shuster Favors Mileage Tax for Highway Bill (Bloomberg)
  • …While LaHood Continues to Push for Gas Tax (HuffPo)
  • High-Speed Rail Contracts Could Create 28,000 New American Jobs (The Hill)
  • EPA Honors Seven Smart-Growth Initiatives (APENews Park Forest)
  • …Including Mixed-Use Project in Sacramento (Merced Sun-Star)
  • How Did the U.S. End Up So Much More Auto-Centric Than Europe? (Atlantic Cities)
  • Baton Rouge Works on Funding for Streetcar (Baton Rouge Biz Report)
  • L.A. Bike Planning Goes Through Inevitable Growing Pains (L.A. Times)
  • Rail Advocates Want Solutions for Amtrak Delays in Northern Plains (Associations Now)
  • Atlantic Cities Looks at the Evolution of American Commuting Habits