Today’s Headlines

  • MARTA CEO’s Contract Extended Two Years (Atlanta Magazine)
  • Why Make Atlanta Streets Safe to Cross When an Expensive Bridge Can Keep People Away (Curbed)
  • Following Assaults, MARTA Police Will Escort Women Home From Bus Stops (WSB)
  • Meet Becky Katz, Atlanta’s New Chief Bicycle Officer (Creative Loafing)
  • Georgia Tech Grad Student Proposes Krog Street MARTA Station (AJC)
  • Culture of Pedestrian Victim-Blaming on University of Georgia Campus (Red & Black)
  • NC State Considering Ridiculous PRT System (WRAL); If Only There Was Another Way
  • Times-Picayune Examines the History of the Accidental Forest in the Middle of NOLA

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Miami Commission Votes to Approve Funding for Downtown Rail Station (WPLG) TSPLOST 2.0 Clears Georgia Senate (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Smaller Agencies Try to Limit MARTA Share as Fight Begins for Transit Money in GA Budget (AJC) SC Transpo Funding Plan Would Raise Gas Tax, Lower Income Tax (The Herald) Urban Counties, Plus a Rural One With a […]

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Shocker: FDOT’s New Highway Lanes Aren’t Improving South Florida Traffic (Local 10) MARTA Wants Train Cars That Can Travel Streets, Too (Saporta Report) Atlanta Updates Its Traffic Lights (WABE) Georgia Tech Is Bringing Atlanta’s Bike-Share Program to Campus Atlanta BeltLine Construction Forces Closure (Beltline.org) Cherokee County, GA Studies Tying Together Paths and Trails (AJC) Cyclists Aren’t Welcome […]

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House Passes MARTA Freedom Bill Stripped of Provision to Raise MARTA Tax (AJC) Beltline PPPs Pass Georgia Senate Last Night of Session (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Five Key Points of Georgia Transportation Funding Bill (Mass Transit Mag) Dekalb Voters Will Decide on Two New Cities in Atlanta Region (Creative Loafing) MARTA Holds Public Hearings for Northern […]

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Florida Lawmakers Fail to Pass Street Safety Legislation, Again (BikeWalkLee) Tennessee Senate Passes Transit Public-Private Partnership Bill (WZTV) Rewrite of Tennessee’s Anti-Bike Bill Still Sucks (Times Free Press) NC House Transportation Panel Wants Light Rail Spending Cap Removed (The Republic) Piecemeal MARTA Expansion Is Bad for Regionalism (Saporta Report) Unscientific Twitter Poll Can’t Find Georgia State Students […]

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Georgia DOT: I-85 Could Reopen by June 15 (Fox 5) After I-85 Collapse, Suddenly Popular MARTA Stations Are Running Out of Parking (AJC) Atlanta Bicycle Coalition Offers Newbie Classes for I-85 Commuters (WXIA) Looks Like KY Spring-Breakers Have to Find Another Way to Florida (WEKU) Predicted “Carmageddons” Like Atlanta’s Rarely Ever Happen (City Lab) Driver […]

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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) […]