Skip to Content
Streetsblog USA home
Log In
Today's Headlines

Today’s Headlines

8:55 AM EDT on May 15, 2017

    • Let's Speculate About What Trump Might Do With His Rumored Infrastructure Proposal (Curbed, CNBC, Hill)
    • One Month After Being Sworn in, Alabama's New Governor Widens I-65 in Suburban Birmingham (
    • Bringing BRT to Route 29 in Montgomery County, MD: The Devil Will Be in the Details (WaPo)
    • Can the Twin Cities Business Community Turn Back GOP Legislature's Attempt to Gut Transit? (MinnPost)
    • Louisville, Reforming "Payment in Lieu of Parking" Program, Considers Nixing Parking Mandates (Daily Camera)
    • Taxpayers Will Pick Up $1 Million Tab for Cops to Direct Traffic at New Suburban Atlanta Braves Stadium (AJC)
    • KOMO Checks In on Seattle's Progress With Traffic Calming and Protected Bike Lanes
    • Charleston, SC, to Launch Bike-Share With 250 Bikes on May 30 (Live 5 News)
    • Bike-Share Start-Up Finds a Market in Fairbanks, Alaska (News-Miner)
    • California City Uses Hay Bales and Traffic Cones for Pop-Up Bike Lane (Paso Robles Daily News)

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog USA

Monday’s Headlines Are All About Pete

From trying to avert a government shutdown to promoting rail safety, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is in the midst of a busy week.

September 25, 2023

What is the Life of a Dead Pedestrian Worth?

A Seattle police officer sparked outrage when he joked that the death of pedestrian Jaahnavi Kandula might be settled for as little as $11,000. Some families get even less.

September 25, 2023

Why Reducing Vehicle Miles Traveled Matters

“Our job now is to prioritize solutions that mitigate the impacts of climate change while equitably improving quality of life. To do so we need to rethink how we build so Californians can drive less."

September 22, 2023

Friday’s Headlines Are Tired Out

Whether it's from degradation or the dust resulting from wear and tear, it's becoming increasingly clear that tire and brake emissions are harmful, perhaps even exceeding tailpipe emissions.

September 22, 2023

Study: What Road Diets Mean For Older Drivers

"After a road diet, all motorists seem to drive at a rate that feels comfortable to a mildly-impaired older adult."

September 22, 2023
See all posts