Today’s Headlines

  • FRA Partners With NCDOT to Create Passenger Rail Vision for Southeast (Progressive Railroading)
  • CCT Rebranding Proposal Splits System Into Five Separate Services (MDJ)
  • Local Couple Offers For-Hire Bus Service in Transit-Deprived Forsyth, Georgia (WABE)
  • Memphis Transit Creates New Service to Attract Employers (Commercial Appeal)
  • Mississippi DOT Awards Nearly $1 Million in Transit Grants (WDAM)
  • Tri-Rail Ban on Smoking, E-Cigarettes Begins October 1 (Sun Sentinel)
  • Better! Cities & Towns Looks at How Katrina Cottages Became Walkable Development
  • Before “New Urbanism,” There Were Towns (Granola Shotgun)

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While City of Atlanta Gets Transit, Fulton County Gets More Roads (WABE) Georgia Lawmakers Spike Savannah Streetcar Funding Bill (Savannah Now) Georgia Town Experiments With Jitney Service for Seniors (Valdosta Daily Times) Charlotte Magazine Examines Transit Projects in the Pipeline Could Miami’s Rail Project Change How We Build Commuter Systems? (Guardian) Knoxville Area Transit Gets Major Overhaul (News […]

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Even When Gas Is Cheap, Atlantans Are Carpooling (AJC) Small Towns Excited About Potential Amtrak Service (Valdosta Daily News, Gulf News) NIMBYs Against Rail Expansion Won’t Accept Defeat (Martin County News) Nashville’s Future Means Longer Commutes and More Traffic (Columbia Daily Herald) Tennessee Governor, Lawmakers Talk Up Transit (Tennessean) Op-Ed Urges NC Triangle Voters to Support Transit by […]

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Alabama and Florida Among Most Dangerous States to Walk (WAAY) SFRTA Votes to Allow Tri-Rail Service at New MiamiCentral Station (Miami Herald) When Will GDOT Threaten to Close Georgia’s Dangerous Road System? (AJC 1, 2) Former Atlanta Mayor Knocks Cobb County, Braves for Lack of Transit at New Stadium (AJC) Raleigh Newspaper Doesn’t Get Density (City Beautiful 21) Nashville Needs Better Land Use Planning in […]

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Aiken, SC, City Council Votes to Remove Markings, Make Bike Lanes More Confusing (WAGT) SC Woman Who Hit Pedestrian and Fled Scene Sentenced to Seven Years (The State) CSX Could Be Receptive to Nashville Commuter Rail (DNJ) Nashville Mayoral Candidates All Support Expanded Transit Services (Biz Journal) Georgia Transit Association, Perimeter BIDs Support House Transpo Funding […]

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Coastal Florida Might Be Evacuated Today as Hurricane Matthew Approaches (CBS Miami) South Carolina Will Reverse Freeway Lanes for Matthew Evacuees (The State) Evacuations Ordered in Coastal North Carolina, Too (News & Observer) New Orleans Opens New Streetcar Line (Curbed) Jefferson Parish Applies for Bike Infrastructure Grants (Times Picayune) Arkansas Bridges Need $750M in Repairs (Insurance […]

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People Want Durham-Orange Light Rail, Even If Some Pols and Media Don’t (News & Observer) Natchez Transit to Offer Vanpool Services Through CTAA (Natchez Democrat) Athens Considers Free Year-Round Transit for Minors (Banner-Herald) NOLA Bus Line Chopped for Streetcar Returns to Full Service in September (Curbed) Charleston City Council to Decide on Legare Bridge Bike Lanes Tuesday (Post […]