Today’s Headlines

  • Floridians to Florida DOT: We Want Transit, Not More Highway Lanes (Mass Transit)
  • New Report Highlights Potential Light Rail Corridors for Nashville (Nashville Biz Journal)
  • Nashville MTA’s CEO: We All Have a Stake in Middle Tennessee Transportation (Wilson Post)
  • Bristol, Tennessee, Transit to Host Passenger Appreciation Day (Bristol Herald Courier)
  • Birmingham Transit Users Have Suffered Decades of Dysfunction and Under Investment (Weld)
  • SunRail Phase Two Construction Delayed While Contract Is Awarded (Orlando Biz Journal)
  • First Week of Valdosta Pilot Transit Already Has Passengers Asking for More Stops (WALB)
  • Savannah CAT Hires Lobbyists to Begin Work Ahead of Legislative Session (Savannah Now)

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Tennessee Desperate to Build More Roads It Can’t Afford (Franklin Homepage) Nashville Chamber Makes Transit a Top Legislative Priority for 2016 (Nashville Biz Journal) Orlando Business Journal Tracks All Aboard Florida Progress Tri-Rail Derailment Injures 1 (Sun Sentinel) FDOT Finds Pedestrian Upgrades Needed in St. Augustine (WJCT) Miami Chamber of Commerce Excited About Transit (Miami Today) North Carolina Lawmaker: Charlotte […]

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Mississippi Governor: Amtrak Means a Gulf Coast Revival (Alabama Live) Congress Members, Local Electeds Rally for Amtrak Service to Gulf Coast (WJAX) TDOT Commissioner: Transit to Help Nashville Congestion Won’t Be Cheap (Nashville Biz Journal) Tennessee Bill to Allow PPPs Would Build Toll Lanes, Won’t Help Transit (Nashville Biz Journal) MARTA Funding Bill Passes Senate Transportation […]

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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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Proposed MARTA Expansion “Compromise” Would Cost Hundreds of Millions (GAPol.com) Alpharetta Mayor: More Highways Would Be Better for Atlanta Than More Transit (Patch) People Who Rely on Transit Not a Concern of the Powers-That-Be in Memphis (Commercial Appeal) Middle Tennessee Officials Support $1.2 Billion Regional Transit Plan (Nashville Biz Journal) You Can Take a 3-D Tour of […]

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Neighborhoods Shocked Braves Game Days Will Make Traffic Worse (Reporter Newspapers) Atlanta City Council Members Didn’t Mean to Okay Demolition of Historical Library (Creative Loafing) MARTA, ARC, Cobb County All Awarded Georgia Transit Grants (Saporta Report) This Week Is a Historic Week for Georgia Transit (AJC) Gallatin May Be Poised for the First Transit Expansion Out […]

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Alabama DOT Wants to Build a Birmingham Sprawl-Way as Other Infrastructure Crumbles (Alabama Live) MARTA Army: Connectivity Crucial for Planned Atlanta Transit Projects (Creative Loafing) Invest Atlanta Approves Bonds for Mixed-Use Civic Center Redevelopment (ATL Biz Journal) Sumner County Narrowly Approves Resolution Asking State for Transpo Funding (Tennessean) Could Nashville Get Commuter Rail? (Tennessean) Tennessee to Study Options […]