Today’s Headlines

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  • Florida DOT Says It’s Open to Funding Buses and Light Rail Along Interstates (Tampa Bay Tribune)
  • Miami-Dade County Needs $102 Million for Suburban Rail Expansion (Miami Herald)
  • Locals Want a Walkable Calle Ocho, But Is Florida DOT Listening? (South FL Biz Journal)
  • Rail Opponent Says AAF Texts to Bond Agency Are a Smoking Gun (Palm Beach Post)
  • North Carolina Secretary of Transportation Retires (News & Observer)
  • Planners Introduce Bike-Sharing to Baton Rouge (WAFB)
  • Norfolk Southern Teaches People How to Not Get Hit by Trains (Post and Courier)

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Whoa: Miami Planning Board Considers Letting New Developments Skip Parking (Miami Herald) Tri-Rail Launches First Bicycle Car With Nine Coach Cars to Be Retrofitted (Railway Age) SunRail Passengers Want Late Night Service, Florida DOT Says Not Enough Funding (WFTV) Three Years After the TSPLOST Failed, Peach Pundit Explores Plan B President of Oglethrope University Drives for Uber, Learns How […]

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NC DOT: Pedestrian and Cyclist Injuries and Deaths Cost State $238 Million in 2015 Parents of 14-Year-Old Killed by Driver While Walking to School Sue Gaston Co. District (WBTV) Lafayette, LA Wins Grant for Sidewalks and a Roundabout (KLFY) Atlanta Will Test Driverless Cars in Midtown (Atlanta Business Journal) All Aboard Florida Asks Judge to Dismiss […]

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Brightline Unveils Rail Cars and Amenities (Palm Beach Post) Miami Tri-Rail Deal a Feat for All Political Entities Involved (Miami Today) Coalition Against Rail Expansion in Florida Will Release Candidate Report Cards (Florida Politics) Is a Lack Of Driver Accountability to Blame for Lack of Safety? (Florida Today) Atlanta City Council Rethinking Transportation Sales Tax (ATL Biz Chronicle) […]

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Florida Has Three of the Country’s 10 Deadliest Roads (Miami Herald) Everything You Wanted to Know and More About Palm Beach Express Lanes (Palm Beach Post) Jacksonville’s Getting a Diverging Diamond Interchange (News 4 Jax) Atlantans Say Transportation Is Their Most Important Issue (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Traffic Deaths in Georgia Are Up 7 Percent (WFXL) […]

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Feds Will Build CNG and Charging Stations on Georgia Freeways (AJC) Trump Could Widen Freeways, Expand Light Rail in Florida (Orlando Sentinel) Will Florida Republicans Fund Light Rail or Stick to Ideology? (Miami Herald) Lake Charles, LA Gets Into Complete Streets (American Press) Study Says Louisiana Has the Worst Drivers in the Country (WWL) Technology Will […]