Today’s Headlines

  • Florida Senate Kills Paltry Road Safety Bill; Lawmakers Blame Cyclists (News-Press)
  • Tampa Community Leaders Call for Bike Policy Change … (WTSP)
  • … While New Police Chief Denies Unfair Treatment (Florida Politics)
  • Jacksonville Extends Contract of Transit Chief Nat Ford (FL Times Union)
  • SunRail Celebrates First Anniversary With One Million Rides … (Orlando Sentinel)
  • … Reporters Celebrate by Testing SunRail Speeds Versus Driving (Daytona News-Journal)
  • SunRail Ridership Falls Short of Weekend Benchmark Goals (WFTV)
  • Cornelius Planners Hope New Bike Plan Will Win Honor (Huntersville Herald)
  • Fulton County Chairman Wants Another Shot at TSPLOST (Atlanta Business Chronicle)
  • Atlanta’s BeltLine Leads to Development Pattern Shift (Architects Newspaper)

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Raleigh Residents Rally for Safer Greenway Route; City Says Too Costly (News & Observer) 155-Mile Coastal Georgia Greenway Is Coming Along in Brunswick (News) Gwinnett County, GA Suburbs Are Creating Walkable Downtowns (Bisnow) Macon Awards Grant for Bike-Sharing, Bike Connections, Other Urban Projects (Telegraph) Rejoice! Brightline Trains Will Serve Alcohol (Sun Sentinel) Hillsborough County Transit […]

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NC House Passes Amendment to Remove Light Rail Cap From State Budget (ChapelBoro) FTA Announces $93.4 Million Grant Agreement for SunRail Southern Expansion (WFTV) Florida Senate Candidate Accuses Incumbent of Derailing SunRail Northern Expansion (Orlando Sentinel) Miami-Dade Mayor Pushes for Transit Privatization (Mass Transit) Naples Legislator Tries Again With Florida Vulnerable User Bill (News-Press) New Atlanta Traffic Light Merits a Ribbon-Cutting (Neighbor […]

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Lee County Celebrates Complete Streets for National Bike Month (News Press) Orlando Developer Finds Downtown Housing Sells  (Orlando Biz Journal) Local Money Not There to Back Up Federal Grant for SunRail (Orlando Sentinel) Seniors, Advocates Visit South Carolina Statehouse to Ask for More Transit Funding (WBTW) Bike to School Day Sets New Records in North Carolina […]

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Florida Cities May Be Wiped Out by Climate Change and Boneheaded Politicians (Grist) SunRail Falls Just Short of Ridership Goals Set by Feds (Daytona Beach News Journal) Palm Bay City Council Adopts Resolution to Support All Aboard Florida (Florida Today) Trains a Threat to FL State Park Dissected by Three Highways, Group Says (Palm Beach Post) Alabama Ranked as Least […]

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A Deep Dive Into Why It’s So Dangerous to Walk in Fayetteville, NC (Observer) Greenville, SC Seeks Improvements After Drivers Kill Two Men Crossing Six-Lane Road (News) South Carolina Should Do More Than Pay Lip Service to Transit (SCNow) Weldon, NC Residents See Amtrak’s Return as a Godsend (Daily Herald) Amtrak Cuts Would Affect 1 Million Florida […]

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Florida Gov Scott Transpo Budget: $548M for Transit, $4B for Highways (Progressive Railroading) ATL Mayor Reed Makes Streetcar Expansion, Infrastructure Bond 2015 Priorities (CL) CEO Parker: “We Want to Make It Cool to Ride MARTA” (Atlanta Magazine) Chattanooga to Study Rail Service to Atlanta, Nashville (Chattanoogan) Mid-South Greenprint 2015/2040 Plan Includes 200 Miles of Bike […]