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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Florida Bill Would Strip Tri-Rail of Funding (Florida Politics) Anti-Rail Lawmakers Aim to Delay Brightline With New Bill (Palm Beach Post) Are Atlanta Suburbs Getting Serious About Transit? (Curbed) Economic Claims for Downtown Shreveport Freeway Don’t Add Up (Strong Towns) Transpo Funding Tweak Gives TN Cities Flexibility on Transit (Nashville Business Journal) Hillsborough County Debates Boosting Tiny Transit […]

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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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Charlotte Gold Line Streetcar Debuts Today (Observer) New CATS CEO’s Biggest Challenge Will Be to Find Funding for Planned Expansions (Observer) With Clayton County Residents Packing Buses, MARTA Plans New Routes (News Daily) Lowndes County Commission Refuses to Help Fund Transit Study (Mass Transit) Ben Hill County Residents Can Now Reserve Transit Service 24 Hours in Advance (WALB) […]

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Georgia Towns Scrape Together Funds for Sporadic Sunday Bus Service, or Not (GPB) Huntsville Studying Feasibility of Bike-Share System (Alabama Live) Tri-Rail to Begin Shuttle Service Between Train Station and Palm Beach Airport (Palm Beach Post) Miami to Close Low-Speed Bridge to Beach, Forcing Cyclists Onto Dangerous Causeway (Miami Today) South Dade Residents Blame MPO for Lack of […]

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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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LA Gov. Edwards: Shortfall Won’t Stop New Orleans-Baton Rouge Commuter Rail (Business Report) Outgoing NC Gov’s $1 Billion Transpo Bond Unlikely to Gain Traction (News & Observer) “Yes, But” on High-Speed Rail Through Fredericksburg (Free Lance-Star) Jacksonville Transit Is Increasing Ridership and Saving Lives (Times Union) Pensacola Ponders How to Pay for Complete Street (News […]