Today’s Headlines

  • Will Charlotte’s I-485 Bypass Be the Last New Toll-Free Highway in NC? (The Herald)
  • NC’s Major Cities Don’t Rank Among Most “Commuter-Friendly” (Mass Transit)
  • Florida DOT Moves Closer to Environmental Aspect Study for SunRail Expansion (Orlando Biz Journal)
  • Cobb County Commissioners Support Referendum for BRT Line (Marietta Daily Journal)
  • Are Mississippi Police Enforcing Laws Intended to Protect Cyclists? (SunHerald)
  • Related: Private Citizens Pay for Passing Law Signage in Lauderdale County, MS (WTOK)
  • Pace, FL, Seeks Grant to Address Demand for Walking and Biking (Pensacola News Journal)
  • BJCTA Plans Downtown Circulator and BRT System (Birmingham Biz Journal)

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Business Leaders of Atlanta Lead the Debate Over Transit in Cobb County … … While Chatham County Businesses Demand New Bus Routes Taxpayers Must Fund New Road Because Tyler Perry Will Close Off Fort Mac (Atl Biz Journal) Cobb BRT Infighting Continues While Resident Complains to Feds Over Funding (MDJ) Durham Ghost Bikes Being Removed After […]

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MARTA to Roll Out Fleet of Articulated Buses in 2016 (Decatur Metro) New Bike Lanes Open in Downtown Atlanta (WSB-TV) Cobb BRT Fails Federal Requirements For Traffic Congestion Mitigation (MARTARocks!) Ryan Gravel’s Blog Features Beltline Promotional Video From 2003 Development Booming on Charlotte Light Rail Extension That’s Still Two Years Away (Charlotte Observer) Four Days […]

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Athens Transit Buses Packed on First Day of Sunday Service (Banner-Herald) MDJ Retracts Previous Article on BRT Public Comments, Says They’re Majority Negative Atlanta Follows DC and Dallas by Developing Housing Around Airport (Creative Loafing) Macon Mayor Asks Fellow Mayors to Support Rail to Atlanta Through Clayton County (Telegraph) Cycling Fatalities Down in Louisiana, Because Less Children Ride […]

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NashvilleNext Regional Plan Likely to Be Adopted Next Week (Tennessean) Falcons Owner Asks Atlanta to Believe In the Neighborhood Where He’s Building His Stadium (Saporta) MARTA and Georgia Commute Options Bring “Dump the Pump Day” to Atlanta (CBS Atlanta) Georgia Fools Atlanta Into Accepting Managed Lanes Project as Transit (Saporta Report) Cobb Chairman Commits to Holding Referendum […]

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FTA Administrator McMillian Calls Birmingham BRT Line a “Game Changer” (Alabama Live) John Mica Wants 12-Mile SunRail Expansion Into Volusia County (News-Journal) Mixed Use Developments Are All the Rage in Memphis (Daily News) Local Newspaper Will Host Live Chat on Nashville Transit (Tennessean) Congress’s Failure to Fund Transportation Is Hurting Tennessee (Tennessean) Coast Transit Authority to Roll […]