Today’s Headlines

  • Packed Community Meeting in Tampa on “Biking While Black” (CL)
  • Cocoa Mayor Parrish Sees All Aboard Florida as Long-View Benefit (Florida Today)
  • NY Times Encourages Taking Kids on Walking Tour of Atlanta
  • Atlanta Leaders: “World Class” Toronto Spends Much More on Transit Than We Do (National Post)
  • Alabama Legislation Would Boost Jefferson County Transportation (WSFA)
  • Mobile Settles Lawsuit Over Cop Killing Pedestrian, Injuring Wife (Alabama Live)
  • Bo Jackson Bikes Across Alabama to Raise Money for Emergency Relief (Montgomery Advertiser)
  • Florida DOT to Hold Bike/Ped Workshop in Manatee County (Bradenton.com)
  • SC: Koch Brothers Tell Motorists People on Buses Are Taking What’s Theirs (WCSC)
  • And Yet … Voters Polled Overwhelmingly Support a Gas Tax Increase (The Hill)

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Miami-Orlando Passenger Rail in Legal Limbo (Florida Bulldog) Hillsborough County, FL Wins $4 Million Fed Grant for New Buses (Tampa Business Journal) … and Savannah Got $1.6 Million (Savannah Morning News) Jacksonville Will Try to Regulate Uber Again (Florida Politics) Florida Parents Worried Gators Will Eat Their Kids at the Bus Stop (WKBW) Here’s What a […]