Today’s Headlines

  • NHTSA: Pedestrian Deaths Down, Bicyclist Deaths Up in 2013
  • Even With Gas Prices in Free-Fall, Transit Ridership Keeps Climbing (NYT)
  • NOAA: Washington, DC, Has Hit a “Tipping” Point for Sea Level Rise (UPI)
  • Michael Brown, Raquel Nelson, and the Injustice of Car-Based Traffic Engineering (Dissent)
  • As HOT Lanes Open on I-95, A Brief History of Virginia’s HOT Lanes (WaPo)
  • New York Upgrades Antiquated Technology on the Country’s Biggest, Busiest Transit System (AP)
  • Amid Bertha Fiasco, WA Gov. Jay Inslee Proposes Cap-and-Trade to Fund (Green) Transpo (Planetizen)
  • DC Experiments With Dynamic Pricing for Downtown Parking (WaPo)
  • California¬†Drivers Likely Won’t Even Feel Effects of New “Hidden Gas Tax” (Fresno Bee)
  • Yes, Millennials Want to Live in Cities. But the Jobs Are Still In the Suburbs (Salon)
  • Globe and Mail: Other Cities Should Emulate Vancouver’s Half-Cent Sales Tax for Transit
  • Milan Offers Free Transit for Leaving Car at Home (But Not to the Car-Free) (Car Scoops)