Today’s Headlines

  • Is Congress Ready For Driverless Cars? (National Journal)
  • FRA Makes New Recommendations on Train Speeds, a Month After Philly Crash (CBS)
  • Apple Maps Finally Adds Transit Directions in iOS 9 (Gizmodo)
  • Yes, Transit Tends to Need Less Subsidy in Walkable Places (CityLab)
  • Transportation/Housing Bill Will Be a “Key Vote” for Heritage Action Group (The Hill)
  • After Early Success, CTFastrak Will Expand in Connecticut (WNPR)
  • GGW: Virginia Faces Big Decision on Transportation Priorities
  • Detroit Light Rail CEO: Project Relies on Money From Feds (M Live)
  • The Struggle to Provide Affordable Car-Sharing (Governing)
  • Former FTA Administrator: Amtrak Should Contract Out Its Service and Operations (USA Today)
  • david vartanoff

    Ask yourself how often either a major retailer or office complex would deliberately turn of escalators. The solution to crowded platforms is to run MORE trains.