Today’s Headlines

  • High-Speed Rail Breaks Ground in California (Sac Bee, LAT)
  • The Hill Points to Five New Transportation Players to Watch This Year in Congress
  • WaPo: Washington Has Its Best Chance in Years to Raise the Gas Tax
  • Boston’s Green Line Extension Gets $996M From Feds (Progressive Railroading)
  • Cheap Gas, Strong Car Sales Don’t Mean Americans Are Driving More (Roll Call)
  • Atlanta Beats DC to the Punch With Streetcar Launch (Metro Business Media)
  • It’s Tough to Be Stuck in the Middle Between Car Commuting and Public Transit (Vox)
  • How Can America’s Suburbs Grapple with Rising Poverty? (The Atlantic)
  • Expect to See Detroit Shift Away From Freeways (Detroit News)
  • Pittsburgh Pumps More Funds Into Cycling (Trib Live)