Today’s Headlines

  • House Transpo Committee Approves Amtrak Bill (The Hill)
  • …And Finalizes Recommendations for New PPP Office at DOT (Transport Topics)
  • Foxx Quashes Rumors of a 2016 Senate Run (Washington Examiner)
  • Hurricane Sandy Aid Package Brings $630M+ to NJ Transit Projects (NJ.com)
  • Mesa, AZ, Shows What GOP Urbanism Can Look Like (Politico)
  • Report: Global Shift to Transit Could Save $100 Trillion By 2050 (Phys.org)
  • Survey Confirms Generational Divide on Transit Ridership (CityLab)
  • Faulty CT Rail Bridge Gets Half the Funding Sought from Feds (Hartford Courant)
  • TIGER Grant Expected to Boost Economy in Lower Roxbury, MA (Bay State Banner)
  • Towson, MD, Debuts Bike Beltway (Baltimore Sun)