Today’s Headlines

  • WMATA: Death Spiral Will Continue If Larry Hogan Continues to Stonewall New Repair Funds (WAMU)
  • Pennsylvania Transit Agencies Up In Arms After State GOP Plans Funding Cuts (Post-Gazette, PlanPhilly)
  • Whoever Replaces Keith Parker as MARTA Boss Will Have a Full Plate (AJC 1, 2)
  • FHWA’s New Boss Is Former Iowa DOT Chief and AASHTO President Paul Trombino (Hill, Register)
  • Bus Riders Will Suffer After Milwaukee Cuts Bus Lanes From BRT Route (Journal Sentinel)
  • Bikes Aren’t Cars — And Traffic Law Ought to Stop Treating Them That Way (WaPo)
  • Met Council: With Infill On the Rise, Twin Cities Isn’t Sprawling So Fast Anymore (Pioneer Press)
  • How New Orleans’s Tremé Neighborhood Is Bridging the Divide of Elevated I-10 (Next City)
  • Is Amazon’s HQ Competition the Future of Cities (HBR), a Race to the Bottom (Brookings) — Or Both?
  • After Harvey Destroyed a Million Cars, Bike Donations Sought to Keep Houston Rolling (ABC 13)