Today’s Headlines

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  • TN Lt. Governor Backs Plan to Raise Transpo Funding (Tennessean)
  • Atlanta Group Floats Plan for Memorial Drive Greenway (Curbed)
  • Gwinnett County, GA Awards Contract for Transit Improvement Study (AJC)
  • New Pensacola Bridge Will Have Bike Lanes and Pedestrian Paths (News Journal)
  • Tampa Names Panel to Plan 250-Mile Gulf Coast Trail (Sarasota Herald-Tribune)
  • SC Road Disrepair Is a “Hidden Tax” That Outweighs Gas Tax (Charleston Post and Courier)
  • Virginia Beach Will Pay Back $20 Million Light Rail Grant (WAVY)
  • Biloxi Closes Six Railroad Crossings After Tour Bus Hit by Train (Sun-Herald)
  • Auburn Road Project Includes New Sidewalks (Plainsman)
  • Advocate Reader: Baton Rouge Should Do More to Keep Pedestrians and Cyclists Safe

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  • Tampa Bay Times: Make Bikes Part of Hillsborough County Transpo Mix
  • Siesta Key, FL Trolley Service Kicks Off (Your Observer)
  • FL Lawmakers Concern Troll Pedestrians to Block Passenger Rail (Sunshine State News)
  • Bad Roads Cost Charleston Drivers $1,850 a Year (Live 5)
  • House Likely to Follow Senate’s Lead on TN Transpo Funding Plan (Tennessean)
  • Birmingham Residents Say Freeway Construction Is Making Them Sick (WBRC)
  • New Orleans Residents Oppose Plan to Route Trucks Through Ninth Ward (Truth-Out)
  • Orlando Wants to Be a Theme Park for Self-Driving Cars (Quartz)

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  • Trump Budget Cuts Funding for Planned Gulf Coast Amtrak Service (AL.com)
  • Atlanta’s Transit-Free Suburban Stadium Traffic Nightmare Starts Next Month (AJC)
  • Atlanta Streetcar Ridership Has Dropped by Half (AJC)
  • Drivers Killed Four Pedestrians on One Leesburg, FL Road in 2015 and 2016 Alone (Daily Commercial)
  • FDOT and Hillsborough County Look for “Catalyst Project” to Spur Transit (TB Reporter)
  • SunRail Was Packed for Orlando-Area Events Last Weekend (Sentinel)
  • Botched Charlotte Interstate Markings Force People to Drive Carefully (The State)
  • Raleigh News & Observer Profiles BikeWalk NC’s First Paid Director
  • Virginia Panel Favors Raising Gas Tax to Cover Transit Shortfall (Southside Daily)
  • Regressive TN Transpo Tax Hike Won’t Help Transit Users (Memphis Commercial Appeal)
  • MS Bond Issue Won’t Be Enough to Fix Crumbling Bridges (Daily Leader)

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  • MARTA Asks Atlanta Residents Where It Should Expand (Curbed)
  • Federal Match for Atlanta’s Transit Plans Threatened by Trump Budget (WABE)
  • Sun Sentinel to Rick Scott and FL Legislators: Stop Bullying Tri-Rail
  • Northern Virginia Officials Say Metro DC Transit Authority is Failing (Loudon Times-Mirror)
  • North Carolina DOT Will Review Charlotte’s I-77 Toll Lanes (Observer)
  • SC Gas Tax Hike Unpopular Among Senate Candidates (Anderson Independent Mail)
  • Trump Cuts Threaten Small Town Southern Airports (AL.com)
  • Uber and Lyft Aren’t Interested in Shreveport Despite New City Law (The Times)
  • Arkansas Bill Would Let Voters Decide on Gas Tax Hike (THV 11)

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  • Abandoned Atlanta Street Will Become a Park (AJC)
  • Athens, GA Rail-Trail Construction Gets Underway (Red & Black)
  • Advocates Hope Elevated Bike Path Will Change Miami’s Cycling Culture (City Lab)
  • St. Petersburg Hosts Workshops on Complete Streets (Patch)
  • Feds Promise No More Delays on Charlotte Light Rail (Business Journal)
  • Some Virginia Commuters Pay More in Tolls Than They Earn (Virginian-Pilot)
  • Amtrak Could Restore Gulf Coast Service in 18-24 Months (Holmes County Times Advertiser)
  • Louisiana’s Transpo Problem Is Obvious; Solution Is Not (The Advocate)
  • Trump Transpo Cuts Would Hit Rural Regions Hard (McClatchy)

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  • Bill to Put High-Speed Rail Under FDOT Could Jeopardize Brightline (Orlando Sentinel)
  • Bill Banning Local Ride-Share Regs Passes FL Senate Committee (News Chief)
  • GA State Reps Call for Gwinnett to Vote on MARTA in 2018 (AJC)
  • Atlanta BeltLine Will Detour Around Mixed-Use Development Construction (Curbed)
  • Runner Hit By Driver in Chapel Hill Remains in Critical Condition (Greensboro News & Record)
  • TN Highway Widening Forces Grainger County Property Owners to Sell (WBIR)
  • Republican Group Opposes Proposed TN Gas Tax Hike (Tennessean)
  • SC Senate Committee Approves Gas Tax Hike (Myrtle Beach Sun News)

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  • King Memorial MARTA Station Next Up for Transit-Oriented Development (Atlanta Loop)
  • BeltLine Founder: Atlanta Must Do Something About Gentrification (WABE)
  • Ride-Sharing Services Shut Down Atlanta Airport Shuttle (AJC)
  • Tampa Will Study Why Streetcar Ridership Plummeted (Tampa Bay Times)
  • Plan for Bike Bridge Connecting Miami and Key Biscayne on Display (Architect’s Newspaper)
  • NC DOT Offers Train Passengers Free “Last Mile” Bus Passes (Triad Business Journal)
  • Orange/Durham, NC Officials Speed Up Light Rail Planning (WUNC)
  • Virginian-Pilot Blames Communication, Structure for Hampton Roads Transit Shortfall
  • TN Senate Committee Approves Haslam’s Transpo Plan — With Gas Tax (Tennessean)

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