Today’s Headlines

  • North Carolina Rail Plan Includes Passenger Rail to All Regions of State (RT&S)
  • Raleigh Sets Aside $6.8 Million for Affordable Housing Redevelopment (News & Observer)
  • With Jitney Service Shut, People in Forsyth County, GA, Back to Zero Transit Options (Next City)
  • MARTA Seeks Proposal for Oakland Station TOD (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Middle Georgia Regional Commission Moves Forward With Regional Transportation Tax (Telegraph)
  • UGA Football Brings Surge of Riders to Athens Sunday Bus Service (Banner-Herald)
  • Cobb County Commissioners Approve $376.6 Million In Bonds for Braves Stadium (MDJ)
  • If Birmingham Can’t Reform Transit, Everyone Will Suffer (Alabama Live)
  • How Louisville Traffic Death Rate Is Related to Sprawl (Broken Sidewalk)

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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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Outdated Road Design Makes Florida the Deadliest State for Pedestrians (WTMA) Republican Metro Atlanta Congressional Candidates Are Vague on Transit (AJC) Georgia Contractor Has 3.1 Million Reasons to Fix I-85 By Memorial Day Weekend (Curbed) Massive Redevelopment Could Turn Doraville Into Transit Hub (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Cyclists Say New Orleans Is Getting Bike-Friendlier on Bike to Work […]

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Homeless Man Blamed for I-85 Collapse Could Get “Decades” in Prison (Vice) With Tallahassee Settled for Now, Counties Still Fighting Passenger Rail (Orlando Biz — Paywall) SC Governor Threatens to Veto Gas Tax Hike (Charleston Post and Courier) Tampa Regional Transit Agency Passes House Committee (Florida Politics) Charlottesville Mayor Supports Transit Partnership (NBC 29) Portland, TN Is Starting […]

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SC and GA May Join VA and NC in Passenger Rail Planning (Washington Post) Cyclists Concerned About Conflicts Along New Downtown Atlanta Bikeways (Curbed) Porsche Donates Half-Million to Atlanta BeltLine (Atl Biz Chronicle) Wake County Transit Plans Include New Rail and Bus Service (News & Observer) Raleigh Celebrates Groundbreaking at Union Station (News & Observer) SunRail Passenger Count Less Than Estimated […]

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Opinion: Failing to Address Affordable Housing and Transit Will Doom Nashville (Tennessean) MATA Headquarters Built on Landfill Sinking, Relocation Costs $60 Million (WMC) Jefferson County Tax Assessor Files Lawsuit for Transit Use of Sales Tax Funds (AL.com) Overtown Community Redevelopment Agency Adds Millions to Tri-Rail Funds (Sharis Home) Hillsborough County Considers Mobility Fees to Discourage Sprawl […]