Today’s Headlines

  • Birmingham Mayor Asks Legislators to Push for Federal Funding for Local Transit (Biz Journal)
  • All Aboard Florida Will Pursue Other Funding If Denied Tax Exempt Bonds (Palm Beach Post)
  • Law Enforcers Powerless to Stop GA Drivers From Killing Themselves and Others (Athens Banner-Herald)
  • MARTA Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Mike Jacobs Leaves General Assembly for Judgeship (Saporta)
  • Cobb County Board Votes to Allocate Funds for New Bus Fleet (MDJ)
  • Durham Council Questions Light-Rail Alignment Changes (Mass Transit)
  • Miami Named Among Top 10 Worst Cities for Drivers; Atlanta Doesn’t Make the List (Nerd Wallet)
  • Alabama Pedestrians Concerned About Malfunctioning Crosswalk at Shopping Center (WIAT)
  • Seemingly Normal Man Rides Curious Two-Wheeled, Foot-Powered Contraption to Work (Times-Union)

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