Today’s Headlines

  • Poll: Half of Suburban Gwinnett Voters Would Pay to Join MARTA (AJC)
  • Atlanta MPO and Cycling Advocacy Group Plan Tactical Urbanism Event (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Transit and Walkability Key Factors in Kaiser Permanente’s Office Selection (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • New Orleans Mayor Signs Ordinance to Allow App-Based Car Services (KPLC)
  • Gainesville Drafts City Ordinance to Limit App-Based Car Services at Airport (Gainesville Sun)
  • Newspaper Asks Readers If South Florida Can Change Its Car Culture (Miami Herald)
  • Tennessee DOT Says Nashville’s Options Are Interstate Widening or Monorail (Ledger)
  • Charleston Bicycle Use Survey Receives 1,300 Responses (Daily Journal)
  • Study Finds Similar Asthma Rates Among Black Youth in Detroit and Rural Georgia (Healio)

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Georgia Pols — Dems and Republicans — Are Bullish on MARTA Expansion (AJC) GA House Transpo Chair: Too Soon to Make Changes to Transportation Tax (Gainesville Times) MARTA Program May Use Art to Update Appearance of Stations (ATL Biz Chronicle) Durham Entrepreneur to Unveil Autonomous, Solar Powered Bike-Car Hybrid (Triangle Biz Journal) No Cyclist-Involved Crashes on Pineda Causeway After Bike Lanes Installed (Florida Today) […]

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Cobb County Pol: We’re Spending a Ton of Money to Facilitate Braves Traffic (WABE via @atlurbanist) Fascinating: Atlanta Studies Traces City’s Parking Addiction to 1953 Grant Will Help Replace Fort McPherson Road Lost to Tyler Perry (Atl Biz Chronicle) Cape Coral City Council Adopts Complete Streets Resolution (BikeWalkLee) University of Tennessee Adds New Transit Route to Connect Colleges, Oak Ridge (TN Today) […]

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Investments in Car-Free Transport Paying Off for Carrboro (City Beautiful 21) Drop in Charlotte Transit Ridership Blamed on Lower Gas Prices (WECT) Tennessee: You Can Not Build Your Way Out of Traffic (Tennessean) Georgia DOT to Fund $42 Million Worth of Projects for Braves Stadium (MDJ) Atlanta Hires Full-Time Urban Agriculture Director to Combat Food […]

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Kasim Reed Vows to Spike Transpo Funding Initiative If MARTA Is Shortchanged (AJC) MARTA Funding Bill Has First Hearing in Senate (Atl Biz Chronicle) Officials Talk Transit as Gridlock Chokes Tampa Area Beaches (TBO) Related: St. Pete Submits Federal Grant Application for Gondolas (Florida Politics) The Crack Truth Squad at WSB-TV Discovers Transportation Is Subsidized Some Atlanta Suburbs Are Rethinking Car Dependence (WABE) Charleston Transit […]

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Brightline Unveils Rail Cars and Amenities (Palm Beach Post) Miami Tri-Rail Deal a Feat for All Political Entities Involved (Miami Today) Coalition Against Rail Expansion in Florida Will Release Candidate Report Cards (Florida Politics) Is a Lack Of Driver Accountability to Blame for Lack of Safety? (Florida Today) Atlanta City Council Rethinking Transportation Sales Tax (ATL Biz Chronicle) […]

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Mississippi Governor: Amtrak Means a Gulf Coast Revival (Alabama Live) Congress Members, Local Electeds Rally for Amtrak Service to Gulf Coast (WJAX) TDOT Commissioner: Transit to Help Nashville Congestion Won’t Be Cheap (Nashville Biz Journal) Tennessee Bill to Allow PPPs Would Build Toll Lanes, Won’t Help Transit (Nashville Biz Journal) MARTA Funding Bill Passes Senate Transportation […]