Today’s Headlines

  • Okaloosa County Hires Private Transit Operator (Crestview Bulletin)
  • FSU Implements Victim-Blaming Street “Safety” Program (FSU News)
  • Driver With Speeding Record Kills Teenager on Five-Lane Road; Cops Blame Victim (Tampa Tribune)
  • Raleigh Bike/Ped Advisory Commission: Ran Out of Time to Add Bike Lanes (Raleigh Public Record)
  • South Carolina Flood Highlights Urban Stormwater Issues (Circle of Blue)
  • New Orleans Surface Parking a “Dying Breed” (Times-Picayune)
  • Will Positive Train Control Deadline Halt Amtrak Through Georgia? (Rome News-Tribune)

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SC DSS Says Parents Can Have Their 4-Year-Old Back When They Get a Car (ABC News 4) Midtown Alliance Has Plans for Atlanta Bike Infrastructure (Creative Loafing) Atlanta Cyclists Take Safety Concerns to Police (WTVM) New Raleigh Multi-Modal Center Is on Schedule (WNCN) Virginia House Candidate Wants to Extend Metro to Prince William County (PotomacLocal) Kentucky […]

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Three Months After Devastating Crash, Driver Is Arrested for Hitting Cyclist (Naples News) Federal Grant Funds Alabama-Florida Coastal Trolley Study (Alabama Live ) North Central Florida Transit Authority Votes to Lay Off Six Employees (WCJB) CATS Expansion Bill Proposed in Georgia Legislature (Savannah Now) Nashville Mayoral Candidates Propose Bike Lanes, P3s, Transit Czar, Improved Tech […]

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Sarasota, FL Recognizes Widening Roads Is Unsustainable (Herald-Tribune) Downtown Augusta, GA Redevelopment Plan Could Improve Walkability (Chronicle) NC Gov. Pat McCrory Once Championed Light Rail (News & Observer) Hampton Roads and Newport News, VA Set to Release Transit Plan (Daily Press) Memphis Park Plans Include Bike Lanes, Tunnels Under Roadway (Commercial Appeal) Plenty of Blame […]

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NC Republicans Want to Direct Sales Tax Revenues Away From Cities (News & Observer) Carolina Beach Town Council Approves Island Greenway Project (Port City Daily) Jacksonville Transportation Authority Receives DOT Grant for BRT Expansion (Florida Times Union) Amtrak Bill Would Fund Study for Restoring Service Between NOLA and Orlando (Orlando Sentinel) Tampa Drivers Haven’t Figured Out New […]

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Athens, GA Is Redoing Its “Archaic” Sidewalk and Bike Plans (Flagpole) Metro Atlanta Transit Agency Rehabs 30 Buses (AJC) TN Gov. Haslam Proposes 7-Cent Gas Tax Hike (Tennessean) Haslam Plan Is a Win for Nashville Transit (Biz Journal) reCycle Bike Makes Biking Easier at FSU (Florida Flambeau) Trump Team Asks VDOT for List of Virginia Toll […]
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Tampa Installs Its First Green Bike Lane

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Tampa recently painted its first buffered green bike lanes. Photo: Tampa Tribune There are splashes of green appearing in downtown Tampa, as the city installs its first buffered bike lanes on Platt, Cleveland, and Brorein streets, complete with green intersections. The Platt Street redesign trimmed the one-way, three-lane road down to a two car lanes plus a buffered bike lane. (The bike lane on Cleveland [...]