Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Taps San Antonio Mayor as HUD Chief (NYT)
  • Funding for DC Metro Goes Unscathed in House Bill (The Hill)
  • LaHood Presses Lawmakers on Gas Tax (The Hill)
  • Kansas City Streetcar Construction Officially Underway (KC Biz Journal)
  • Bakersfield to Sue California High-Speed Rail Authority (Fresno Bee)
  • Bacon’s Rebellion Counters WSJ Claims on the Comeback of the Suburbs
  • Minneapolis Looking to Spend $50M to Overhaul Signature Street (Star Trib)
  • Indianapolis, Fort Wayne See Downtown Population Surges (Sun Commercial)
  • Curbed Atlanta Takes Up Its Own Search for City’s Least Walkable Street
  • Portland Considers Charging Residents a User Fee for Road Maintenance (Oregonian)
  • New Haven Looks for Transit Alternatives Beyond Streetcars (New Haven Independent)