Today’s Headlines

  • Atlanta Has One of Longest Commutes in U.S. and It Won’t Be Getting Better (AJC)
  • Cobb Residents Favorable to BRT Line, Prefer Light Rail (MDJ)
  • All Aboard Station Emerging From Ground in Fort Lauderdale … (Sun Sentinel)
  • … While West Palm Beach Station Pilings Are Drilled (The Real Deal)
  • Martin County Officials Claim AAF Studies Underestimated Effects of Boat Travel (Palm Beach Post)
  • Miami Finds Funding for Tri-Rail Extension, Awaits Formal Agreements (Sun Sentinel)
  • Rails-to-Trails Has Transformed Chattanooga and Shapes Its Future
  • Today Marks the 36th Anniversary of the Opening of First MARTA Rail Line (WABE)

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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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How Should Virginia Beach Spend Light Rail Money After Ballot Defeat? (Virginian-Pilot) Construction Starts on Roanoke Passenger Rail Platform (WDBJ) Georgia Republicans Warm Up to Transit (AJC) Macon Road-Widening Project Includes Sidewalks, Maybe a Roundabout (Telegraph) Charlotte Commuters Want Gov.-Elect Cooper to End I-77 Tolls (WSOC) Durham, Orange County Will Have to Dig Deep to […]

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Tri-Rail Service to Miami-Dade Airport Begins Sunday (Miami Herald) Palm Beach County Mayors Promise to Make Streets Safer for Walking and Biking (Sun-Sentinel) Indian River County Files Federal Lawsuit Challenging All-Aboard Florida Bonds (Palm Beach Post) Georgia Transportation Bill Comes Up Short Overall (Creative Loafing, AJC) Senate Passes MARTA Bill With Surprise Change to Allow For Sales […]

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The Failure to Expand MARTA Is Atlanta’s “Mother of All Mistakes” (Atlanta Magazine) Georgia DOT Considers “Innovative” Solutions for Downtown Connector – Except Transit (Atl Biz Journal) MARTA to Hire 53 Bus Drivers to Meet Service Expansion Needs (Atl Biz Journal) Florida Cycling Camp Helps Empower Riders With Disabilities (Sun Sentinel) Orlando Mayor: Time to Talk […]

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Florida Legislators Are Trying to Kill Passenger Rail (Herald) Palm Beach Sun Sentinel Opposes Anti-Brightline Bill New Orleans Plans to Double Biking This Year (Curbed) 63 Percent of Nashville Voters Would Pay Higher Taxes for Transit (Tennessean) Dallas-Atlanta Amtrak Line Nixed in Trump Budget (Longview News-Journal) Roanoke Council Set to Approve Unpopular Fix for Dangerous Intersection (Roanoke […]

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As Legislative Session Ends, South Carolina Not Likely to See Transportation Funding Fix (Post & Courier) Virginia Hosts Public Meeting on DC to Georgia High Speed Rail Line (Free Lance-Star) No Approval for Maglev to Enter Orlando Airport as Project Moves Forward (Orlando Sentinel) Tri-Rail Makes Over Pompano Beach Station With More Shade, Less Parking (Sun […]