Today’s Headlines

  • Georgia Pols Discuss State Takeover and Investment in a “Re-Branded” MARTA (AJC)
  • MARTA Seeks Changes to State Law to Fund Expansion (Next City)
  • Road Closures for All Aboard Track Work Aren’t That Big a Deal (Sun Sentinel)
  • Tri-Rail Closer to Securing Funding for Downtown Miami Expansion (Miami Herald)
  • New Transit Director Wants to Make Miami-Dade County “Car-Optional” (New Times)
  • Pascagoula Sees Cycling Safety as a Means to Maintain Healthy Reputation (WBRC)
  • The Guardian Asks What New Orleans Has Learned 10 Years After Katrina

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Virginia Beach Officials Make a Show of Defying State by Opposing Transit (Virginian Pilot) Bill to Allow Atlanta to Fund MARTA Expansion Expected to Go to Vote Tuesday (Atl Biz Chronicle) Mayor Reed Takes His Mission to Expand MARTA to Austin, Texas (AJC) Suburban Garden City Is Trying to Be a Little More Urban to Attract Business […]

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Miami Commission Votes to Approve Funding for Downtown Rail Station (WPLG) TSPLOST 2.0 Clears Georgia Senate (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Smaller Agencies Try to Limit MARTA Share as Fight Begins for Transit Money in GA Budget (AJC) SC Transpo Funding Plan Would Raise Gas Tax, Lower Income Tax (The Herald) Urban Counties, Plus a Rural One With a […]

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Nashville Mayor Appoints Transportation and Sustainability Director (Tennessean) Savannah Considers Park Bike Ban (Savannah Now); Savannah Bicycle Campaign: Streets Aren’t Safe Mayor Reed Favors Half-Cent Sales Tax for MARTA Expansion (Saporta Report) Atlanta Regional Commission Seeks Input on 25-Year Development Plan (Curbed) AJC Columnist Blames His Road Rage on People Who Aren’t Driving Gulf Coast Cities Want In on Restored Passenger […]

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Six Million Floridians at Risk as Sea Levels Rise — Sooner Than Expected (Miami Herald) Anti-Rail Georgia Public Policy Foundation Supports MARTA Expansion Bill Uber Lobbies for MARTA Expansion (AJC) Valdosta Expands Fledgling Transit System With a Second Free Route (WTVM) All Aboard Protesters: It’s “Foolish” to Run Rail Through Highly Populated, Touristy Areas (WPTV) Without Additional […]

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Miami-Dade MPO Begins BRT Feasibility Study (Miami Herald) Georgia State University Plans to Level Historic Building for Parking (Atl Magazine) MARTA Offers Free Rides All Day on Labor Day (ItsMARTA.com) MDJ Thinks New GRTA Xpress Routes Could Kill Cobb County BRT Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Looks to Turn Vacant Lot Into Functional Park (Curbed) Office Building Rejected […]

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All Aboard Brightline Opening Delayed Until 2017 (The Next Miami) Monroe County Considers Reviving Rail in the Florida Keys (Keys News) MARTA Expansion Legislation Discussions Begin (AJC) MARTA to Spend Nearly $200 Million on Tunnel Ventilation Upgrades (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta City Council Considers Legislation for Streetcar Passenger Rules (Saporta Report) Buckhead Business Association Releases Poll on Streetcar […]