Today’s Headlines

  • Suburban GRTA to Retool Routes Based on Residential and Employment Growth (Saporta Report)
  • BRT Still on Table After Heavy Rail Chosen as Preferred Alternative for MARTA Expansion (AJC)
  • MARTA Bus Stalled in Traffic Hit by Train (NY Daily News)
  • Publicly Reported Streetcar Ridership Numbers Conflict With BeltLine CEO Statements (JTC)
  • Charlotte Accepts Non-Compete HOT Lanes Rejected by Other Cities (Charlotte Observer)
  • When Free Rides Factored In, SunRail Exceeded Ridership Projections (Daytona Beach News-Journal)
  • Florida DOT to Study Roundabouts for Two Fort Meyers Intersections (WBBH)
  • Columbia Must Make Affordable Housing a Priority in Development Plans (The State)
  • Nashville City Council to Vote on Affordable Housing Policy Tuesday (Tennessean)
  • New Orleans Passes New Zoning, Encouraging Music in Residential Neighborhoods (Daily Journal)

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Bill to Expand MARTA Officially Introduced (MAC Policy) Public Is Ahead of Politicians on MARTA Growth (AJC) GDOT Commissioner: 10 Year Transit-Free Spending Bill Is “Balanced” (Saporta Report) What Happens Now That the BeltLine Isn’t in Fiscal Danger? (Atlanta Magazine) Tampa Chamber May Weigh Public Support for Transportation Sales Tax (Tribune) USF Police Waste Time and Money Lecturing People […]

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Residents of Atlanta Are Suffering From Job Sprawl (AJC) Republican Legislators Want Urban NC Counties to Subsidize Rural Ones (Charlotte Observer) Raleigh-Durham Transit Systems Rebrand to Unifying “Go” Theme (News & Observer) Asheville to Spend $50 Million on Greenways, Road Rerouting in River Arts District (Citizen-Times) Middle Tennessee Mayors Want Gas Tax Increased for First […]

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Will the I-85 Collapse Prompt a MARTA Expansion? (AJC) MARTA Ridership Up 25 Percent Since Thursday (WABE) Gwinnett County Officials Tout Multimodal Approach (Daily Post) Vox Explains How Atlanta’s Transpo System Got So Screwed Up Georgia Has Too Many Counties for Atlanta to Plan Regionally (New York) Florida Inspects Freeways After Atlanta Bridge Collapse (First Coast News) […]

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Commissioner Proposes Monorail Circulator for Sandy Springs (Atl Biz Chronicle) Johns Creek Leaders Prefer Choking on Congestion to Scary MARTA (AJC) Atlanta Officials Weigh Reversal on Farming Out Parking Management (AJC) Kaiser Foundation Big Explains Why MARTA Matters for Health Care (Saporta Report) Electric City Transit Continues to See Ridership Grow (Independent Mail) Miami’s Redevelopment Successes Can Be […]