Today’s Headlines

  • Atlanta Streetcar, Cobb Bus Upgrades Passed Over for TIGER Grants (AJC)
  • Traffic Congestion Passes Economy as Atlantans’ Number One Concern (AJC)
  • Atlanta Traffic So Grim, Incentives Increased to $5 a Day to Use Commute Options (Clayton News Daily)
  • MARTA Will Ask Legislators to Extend Proposed Sales Tax Increase for Expansion (Reporter Newspapers)
  • First U.S. “Bicycle Route” Will Add Signs and Markings Between Atlanta and Chattanooga (TFP)
  • RTA/MTA Bland: Communities Need to Develop Around Commuter Rail for It to Succeed (Tennessean)
  • Newly Created Walk Bike Tampa Advocacy Group Pushes Vision Zero Plan (WMNF)
  • Anti-Amtrak Mica “Disappointed” Florida SunRail Didn’t Receive TIGER Grant (News-Journal)
  • Manatee and Sarasota Counties First to Join Hillsborough Regional Fare (Bradenton Herald)
  • Proposed Zoning Ordinance Would Restrict Bus Stations From Downtown Decatur, AL (Decatur Daily)

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