Today’s Headlines

  • White House Announces $160M “Smart Cities” Push
  • Including: Making NYC, Tampa Testing Grounds for Driverless Cars (WSJ, TBO)
  • 83 Transpo Advocacy Groups Want Action on Long-Term Transpo Bill (The Hill)
  • Atlanta, Pittsburgh Score Federal Grants for TOD (AJC, Post-Gazette)
  • Paris Attack Prompts House to Look at Rail Security (The Hill)
  • In Philly, SEPTA Head Retires After 30 Years of Improvements (Philly.com)
  • Feds Give Boost to Durham-Orange Light Rail (Triangle Biz Journal)
  • New Pedestrian-Counting Tactics Could Steer Urban Policy (Next City)
  • How a Florida Newspaper Became an Advocate for Bike Safety (Columbia Journalism Review)
  • Can Uber and Lyft Make a Difference for Seniors? (Forbes)