Today’s Headlines

  • Public Funding for Falcons Stadium Balloons to $600 Million (WABE)
  • MARTA Launches Program to Reward Most Frequent Customers (AJC)
  • Sierra Club and Local Democrats Plan to Bring MARTA to Gwinnett (Atl Progressive News)
  • Connecting Amtrak to MARTA Opens a Lot of Possibilities for Atlanta Airport (AJC)
  • First Day of Sunday Service on Athens Transit Exceeds Average Saturday Service (Banner-Herald)
  • Hattiesburg Considers Fare Increases for Transit Service and Marketing (Hattiesburg American)
  • Ride NOLA Report Finds RTA Has Prioritized Streetcars to Detriment of Bus Service (City Lab)
  • Durham-Chapel Hill Choose Alternative Commutes While Raleigh Drives Alone (News & Observer)
  • Amtrak Announces Walk-Up Service for Bicycles in North Carolina (Travel Pulse)

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Anti-Rail Lawmaker Lets MARTA Bill Out of Committee, For a Seat on Transportation Committee (AJC) ATL Urbanist Tweets Graph Highlighting Lack of MARTA Investment Saporta Report: Georgia Must Support Transit for Economy to Remain Competitive Millennials Band Together for MARTA Expansion (AJC) Planners Look to Make Atlanta Less Hellish for Walking (Next City) The BeltLine Is Spurring … Suburban Development? (Curbed) […]

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Who Killed the Durham-Orange County Light Rail Project? (Indy Week) TODs Move Forward Near Durham Transit Stations Despite Uncertainty (News & Observer) MARTA Share of Proposed Sales Tax Is a Sticking Point in Fulton (AJC) Georgia Sees Increase in Carpooling Even as Gas Prices Drop (Northside Neighbor) DeKalb County Revamps Traffic Court and Decreases Fines (AJC) Amtrak Study Finds Demand […]

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Part of I-85 in Atlanta Catches Fire, Collapses; Pandemonium Ensues (AJC) On the Bright Side, Check Out These Dank Memes (Curbed) Cobb County, GA’s Answer to MARTA Goes From “No” to “Maybe” (AJC) Bradenton Herald Joins Chorus Against Anti-Brightline Bill Miami Considers “Vision Zero” Approach to Reducing Pedestrian Deaths (New Times) Memphis Among 200 Cities That Could Lose […]

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GA Sen. John Albers: Why Plan for Tomorrow When People Are Stuck in Traffic Today? (AJC) Albers and Alpharetta Mayor Propose Highway BRT as Distraction From MARTA Rail (WABE) AJC Columnist Parrots Dumb “Robocars Will Make Transit Obsolete” Meme Henry County Residents Show Support for Transit (Neighbor Newspapers) Transit Improvements a Priority for People in and Around Tampa (TBO) […]

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Transit Opponents Are Exaggerating Impact of MARTA Sales Tax on Individual Taxpayers (AJC) State Senate Advances Bill That Would Kneecap Transit Starts in Many Georgia Cities (GAPol) Valdosta Moves Foward to Make Transit Pilot Permanent (WALB) AJC Asks Readers: What’s the Best MARTA Station? Sun Sentinel: Before a New Tax, Broward County Needs to Get Its Act Together […]