Today’s Headlines

  • Mired in Scandal, Trump Again Promises Plan That Marries Tax Reform and Infrastructure (Economist via Hill)
  • Detroit’s New Streetcar Opens Today, But the Real Success Story Is Its Bus Turnaround (TransitCenter)
  • Instead of Repairing I-85, Atlanta Should Have Torn It Down Instead (Curbed)
  • John Norquist: Cities Should Unshackle Themselves From Federal Money and Pursue Urban Policies (Urban Milwaukee)
  • Why Don’t Road Expansions Get the Same Scrutiny as Transit Expansions? (Streets.mn)
  • Kalamazoo Complete Street Advocates Give New Roundabout Design a D+ for Cyclists and Pedestrians (MLive)
  • New Philadelphia Law Will Require Developers to Keep Sidewalks Open During Construction (CBS Philly)
  • Columbus Dispatch Convinced Downtown Needs More Parking, Not Transit, to Grow
  • Study Looks at Ways to Improve Bicycling, Walking and Shuttles to South Denver Light Rail Stations (Denver Post)
  • BikePortland Wonders Whether It’s Time for More Bus Lanes in Oregon’s Largest City
  • The ‘article’ about I-85 is very much clickbait, with no reporting behind it, and should not be disseminated.