Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Not From Tolls
  • Affordable Housing Bill Advances in Nashville Metro Council (Tennessean)
  • Two Maps Show Effects of Gentrification, Economic Inequity in Charlotte (Charlotte Observer)

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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 […]

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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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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 […]

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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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Businesses, Nonprofits, Team Up to Oppose Road Expansion Plan (Tampa Bay Biz Journal) Pinellas County Rolls Out Para-Transit Program For Unlimited Uber Rides (City Lab) All Aboard Florida Opponents Lose Steam (Sunshine State News) Beckham Soccer Stadium May Have All Aboard Funding Ties (Miami Herald) SunRail Runs Special Weekend Service for Orlando Vigil (Orlando Sentinel) […]

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“Georgia Will Embrace a Transit System,” House Speaker Says (Saporta Report) Abandoned Gwinnett Bridge May Be Refitted for Pedestrians and Cyclists (AJC) Emory House Purchase Could Be First Step to MARTA Service (Curbed) Transit Is Key to Making Nashville Sustainable (Center for American Progress) Knoxville News Sentinel Backs Haslam’s TN Transpo Funding Plan Norfolk Light […]