Today’s Headlines

  • Locals Fear Mayor Kasim Reed Is Rushing Deals for Turner Field Redevelopment (Saporta Report)
  • Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez: Toll Moneys Belong in Drivers’ Pockets, Not in Transit Budget (Herald)
  • South Florida Regional Transportation Authority Approves Boca Transit Study (Sun Sentinel)
  • Central Florida Pushes for Toll Revenue for SunRail and Lynx (Orlando Sentinel)
  • New GoTriangle CEO Advocates for Transit Funding and Expansion (Triangle Biz Journal)
  • Macon-Bibb Transit Authority Considering Proterra Electric Buses (WMGT)
  • MARTA Wants to Incorporate More Minority Businesses Into Contracts (Railway Age)

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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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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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MARTA’s Keith Parker Wins APTA Outstanding Manager Award (AJC) Tourists Are Headed to Atlanta and They Plan to Take MARTA (ATL Urbanist) Sunday Athens Bus Service Hasn’t Started Yet But It’s Already on Probation (Banner-Herald) Expressway Authority Uses Tolls to Give Pay Raises, Considers Transit Funding (Orlando Sentinel) Orlando Sentinel Editorial Board: Transit Needs Dedicated Funding, But […]

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Sun-Sentinel Thinks It’s Crazy to Provide South Florida With Transportation Options I-4 Might Not Be the Most Dangerous Interstate After All (Orlando Sentinel) Three Possible Routes for Atlanta-to-Chattanooga High-Speed Rail (Times Free Press, WABE) Tupelo, MS Mayor “Blown Away” by Natchez’s Transit System (Mass Transit) Monroe, LA Applies for Sidewalk Grants (MyArkLaMiss) Virginia Beach Officials Raise Light […]

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Florida Legislators’ Anti-Brightline Bill May Be Dead (TC Palm) Atlanta Dad: A Road Diet Could Have Saved My Daughter’s Life (Saporta Report) New Atlanta Stadium’s Lack of Transit Is a Boon for Uber (AJC) Aiken, SC Residents Are Happy With Their Transit Service (Standard) FDOT Makes Pedestrian Improvements on Tampa Street (WFTS) Orlando Mayor: Think Beyond SunRail’s Ridership […]

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NC House Passes Bill to Cancel I-77 Toll Project (Charlotte Observer) Is Transit the Solution to Florida Congestion and Dangerous Roads? (Herald Tribune) Tampa Looks to Miami for Cues on How Not to Build a New Ball Park (TBO) Jacksonville Intersection Will Preserve Iconic Traffic-Calming Beacon (Florida Times-Union) Orlando Airport Train Station Slated for Late 2017 […]