Today’s Headlines

  • NHTSA Did Not Send Anyone to Testify at House Hearing on Bills to Get More Autonomous Cars on Road (Reuters)
  • Former Delta CEO Richard Anderson to Take Over at Amtrak (NYT)
  • Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO) Wants to Fix the Highway Trust Fund But Doesn’t Once Mention the Gas Tax (Hill)
  • Baltimore Avoids Court, Reaches Agreement With Advocates to Modify Bike Lane Instead of Tearing It Out (Sun)
  • There Just Isn’t Enough Data for Public to Verify State’s Claims That Baltimore Bus Revamp Is a Success (Sun)
  • Uber Funnels NYC Drivers Into Subprime Auto Loans That Effectively Lock Them Into Working for Uber (Quartz)
  • Judge Refuses to Stay Ruling Stripping Maryland Purple Line of Federal Approval, Threatening Funds (WTOP, WaPo)
  • Downtown Grand Rapids Replaces 125-Car Parking Lot With Offices, Hotel — And 430-Space Garage (MLive)
  • “Car Control,” Like Gun Control? We Must Think More About the Inherent Dangers of Automobiles (Strong Towns)
  • Honolulu Is Showing Classic Symptoms of Having Pre-Launch Bike-Share Jitters (Hawaii News Now)
  • Vooch

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