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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Charlotte’s Apartment Development Boom May Not Be as Rosy as It Appears (Charlotte Observer) But the Market For Charlotte Homes With Fallout Shelters Seems to Be Doing Well (Curbed) The Feds Provided the Funds, But New Orleans Saved Itself (Daily Beast) Rural Jacksonville Transit System Sees Ridership Double Since Service Began (Daily News) The Orlando Sentinel […]

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Trump Budget Cuts Funding for Planned Gulf Coast Amtrak Service (AL.com) Atlanta’s Transit-Free Suburban Stadium Traffic Nightmare Starts Next Month (AJC) Atlanta Streetcar Ridership Has Dropped by Half (AJC) Drivers Killed Four Pedestrians on One Leesburg, FL Road in 2015 and 2016 Alone (Daily Commercial) FDOT and Hillsborough County Look for “Catalyst Project” to Spur Transit […]

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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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Lee County Celebrates Complete Streets for National Bike Month (News Press) Orlando Developer Finds Downtown Housing Sells  (Orlando Biz Journal) Local Money Not There to Back Up Federal Grant for SunRail (Orlando Sentinel) Seniors, Advocates Visit South Carolina Statehouse to Ask for More Transit Funding (WBTW) Bike to School Day Sets New Records in North Carolina […]

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Stay Off the Roads After Hurricane Matthew Hits (StarNews) Evacuation Begins in South Carolina (WYFF) Traffic Builds on I-16 as Coastal Georgia Residents Flee (WMAZ) Florida Lifts Tolls for Matthew Evacuees (Palm Beach Post) Jacksonville Buses Will Be on Sunday Schedule Friday (Times-Union) Florida Could Shut Down Bridges If Winds Hit 40 MPH (First Coast […]