Today’s Headlines

  • NC Legislators Fail to Remove Light Rail Funding Cap (WRAL)
  • Is Raleigh Rushing Rezoning Before New City Council Steps In? (Indy Week)
  • Raleigh-Area Businesses Want More Transit (Business NC)
  • Charlotte Mayoral Candidates Agree on Streetcar and Affordable Housing (Observer)
  • FTA Writes Atlanta Over Concerns With Streetcar Safety, Maintenance (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • MARTA, Gwinnett Residents and Biz Leaders Are Ready for Expansion, But Are Politicians? (CL)
  • Grassroots Riders Group Hopes to Boost MARTA’s Image (WABE)
  • It’s a Good Sign When Media Complains That Rail Service Should Be Improved (Orlando Sentinel)

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NC DOT Moving Ahead With Raleigh to Charlotte Passenger Rail (Triangle Biz Journal) New NC Cycling-Related Laws Take Effect in October (News & Observer) PEDS Working With GDOT to Create “Statewide Action Plan” (WABE) As Nashville Grows, Residents Worry About Tree Coverage (Tennessean) Mobile City Council Backs Amtrak Service, Even Without a Station (Alabama Live) More headlines […]

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How One Crash Ignited a Fight to Make Lee County’s Roads Safer (News-Press) Tampa Bay Should Look to Raleigh for Inspiration on Downtown Redevelopment (Tampa Bay Times) Raleigh Civic Leaders to Release Ten-Year Vision Monday (News & Observer) Chapel Hill Transit Requests Funding From County (Chatham Journal) Charlotte Brings Back the Past With Streetcar Line (Cold […]

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Florida Gov Scott Transpo Budget: $548M for Transit, $4B for Highways (Progressive Railroading) ATL Mayor Reed Makes Streetcar Expansion, Infrastructure Bond 2015 Priorities (CL) CEO Parker: “We Want to Make It Cool to Ride MARTA” (Atlanta Magazine) Chattanooga to Study Rail Service to Atlanta, Nashville (Chattanoogan) Mid-South Greenprint 2015/2040 Plan Includes 200 Miles of Bike […]

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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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Georgia’s Odd Bedfellows Stand Off Over Transpo Plan (Peach Pundit) AT&T Sues Atlanta and MARTA for Costs of Streetcar Utility Work (Tifton Gazette) Gov. Scott Won’t Include Weekend Sun-Rail Service in Budget (Fox Orlando) Broward County to Add Bike Lanes and Sidewalks Over Next Five Years (Sun Sentinel) NC Awaits Gov. McCrory’s Transportation Funding Plan (News Observer) NC Has Debt […]

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Birmingham Looks to Southern Neighbors for Transit Solutions (Birmingham Biz Journal) Atlanta Plans 300-Acre Park With Water Reserve (Curbed) New Orleans Rampart Streetcar to Be Completed in 30 Days (WGNO) Land Owned by City of Raleigh Key to Affordable Housing (News & Observer) South Miami-Dade Elected Officials Demand Promised Metrorail Extension (Community Newspapers) Florida City Opens […]