Today’s Headlines

  • Mississippi Delta to See First Passenger Rail Service in 20 Years (News MS)
  • Atlanta Streetcar Ran One Vehicle Over Busy Holiday Weekend (Atlanta Magazine)
  • Atlanta BeltLine Proposed Budget Includes 27 Percent Increase to Design Streetcar Extension (Saporta)
  • Atlanta-Chattanooga Bullet Train Unlikely Because America (Times Free Press)
  • NCDOT Launches New Wi-Fi Service on Regional Trains (Railway Technology)
  • Tri-Rail Designates Smoking Sections, Bans E-Cigarettes (Sun-Sentinel)
  • Following End of Shuttle Program, NASA Railroad Shutters Service (Florida Today)
  • Alabama Child Has Two Bikes After Cops Replace Stolen Ride, Then Recover First (Daily News)

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Despite Federal Funding, Charlotte Council Considers Canceling Streetcar to Meet Budget Gap (WCNC) MARTA Looks to Feds to Fund $2.2 Billion Rail Expansion (WXIA) Atlanta First Southeastern City to Adopt Policy to Reduce Energy Consumption (Bloomberg) Atlanta Is Denser Than Other Southern Cities, But Still Not Dense (Curbed) Owner and Driver of Van Illegally Parked […]

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Governor Deal Signs MARTA Expansion Bill Into Law (AJC) Atlanta Leaders Head to Dallas to Reflect on Future of City, LINK Program (Saporta Report) Census Shows Commute Times in Atlanta Suck (AJC) Matthews City Council Votes to Tell Raleigh: Stop Killing Local Control (Charlotte Observer) 1960s Development Plans Were Do or Die For Charlotte (City Lab) […]

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NC Legislators Fail to Remove Light Rail Funding Cap (WRAL) Is Raleigh Rushing Rezoning Before New City Council Steps In? (Indy Week) Raleigh-Area Businesses Want More Transit (Business NC) Charlotte Mayoral Candidates Agree on Streetcar and Affordable Housing (Observer) FTA Writes Atlanta Over Concerns With Streetcar Safety, Maintenance (Atl Biz Chronicle) MARTA, Gwinnett Residents and Biz Leaders […]

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Talks Begin on What Happens With SunRail After FL Hands Control to Localities (Orlando Sentinel) MARTA Adds Two New Bus Routes to Clayton County Service (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta City Council Approves Streetcar Expansion (AJC) Buckhead Unwilling to Share “Precious Street Capacity” With Streetcar (Atl Intown) Nashville Road Widening “Top Priority” in MPO Transportation Plan (Springhill Home Page) Wake County […]

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Two-Acre Site Near Metrorail Sells for $13 Million for TOD Development (South Florida Biz Journal) Governor-Elect Will Do “Everything” to Get Light Rail Between NOLA, Baton Rouge (Times-Picayune) Southern Rail Commission Submits Application to Restore Service East of NOLA (Chipley Paper) Amtrak North Carolina Announces Bike Racks in Baggage, No Fees (Corridor Capital) Charlotte Observer Urges […]