Today’s Headlines

  • Georgia Father Arrested for Building Guardrail Along Road Where Daughter Died (GA Tipsheet)
  • Gwinnett Transit Extends Private Contract While Consolidating With GRTA (Gwinnett Daily Post)
  • Neighboring Businesses Encouraged to Get Creative About Getting Customers to Braves Stadium (MDJ)
  • Georgia Commute Options Hosts Weeklong Transportation Alternatives Campaign (SaportaReport)
  • Blue Line Extension Construction Begins in Charlotte (WCNC)
  • Private Operator Proposes to Take Over and Merge Sarasota and Manatee Agencies (Herald Tribune)
  • Birmingham Mayor Joins Safe Streets Challenge (Alabama Live)
  • Greater New Orleans Urban Water Plan Wins National APA Award (Times-Picayune)
  • 24 Brand New Streetcars Were Destroyed in Katrina Flooding (Times-Picyaune)
  • Southern Drivers Spend the Most in the Nation on Gasoline (CNBC)

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  • That story about the Georgia father breaks my heart.

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