Today’s Headlines

  • FTA Administrator McMillian Calls Birmingham BRT Line a “Game Changer” (Alabama Live)
  • John Mica Wants 12-Mile SunRail Expansion Into Volusia County (News-Journal)
  • Mixed Use Developments Are All the Rage in Memphis (Daily News)
  • Local Newspaper Will Host Live Chat on Nashville Transit (Tennessean)
  • Congress’s Failure to Fund Transportation Is Hurting Tennessee (Tennessean)
  • Coast Transit Authority to Roll Out Hybrid Bus Fleet Thursday (Daily Journal)
  • Edgewood TOD Expected to Be the First In MARTA Project List to Break Ground (Curbed)
  • Maybe Climate Change Isn’t a Myth, Georgia (AJC)

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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 […]

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Opinion: Failing to Address Affordable Housing and Transit Will Doom Nashville (Tennessean) MATA Headquarters Built on Landfill Sinking, Relocation Costs $60 Million (WMC) Jefferson County Tax Assessor Files Lawsuit for Transit Use of Sales Tax Funds (AL.com) Overtown Community Redevelopment Agency Adds Millions to Tri-Rail Funds (Sharis Home) Hillsborough County Considers Mobility Fees to Discourage Sprawl […]

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GA Bill Could Put the Brakes on Passenger Rail in Cobb County (Marietta Daily Journal) Kinsgport, Bristol, Johnson City, TN Hamstrung by Balkanized Transit (WJHL) TN Senate Committee Strips Funding Out of Haslam Transpo Bill (Tennessean) Columbia, SC Transit Director Who Turned Around COMET Is Leaving (The State) “Conservative” Group Forms to Fight SC Gas Tax […]

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Charlotte Streetcar Ridership Nearly Double Estimates (Charlotte Observer) Will Wake County Abandon Rail Plans in Favor of More Bus Service? (News & Observer) Host City Nashville Hopes to Learn From League of Cities Conference (Tennessean) Nashville Transit Chief Steve Bland Is Doing Excellent PR Work (Tennessean) All Aboard Representatives Traveling Conference Circuit to Promote Tourism Via […]

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Altamonte Springs, FL, Abandons Transit and Residents Who Can’t Afford Uber (The Verge) Historic St. Augustine Has a Car Problem, Says City Report (St. Augustine Record) Megabus Offers Free Rides at Georgia Tech, Georgia State (AJC) Atlanta Mayoral Candidate Says BeltLine Is “Off Track” (Saporta Report) Cobb County Bus Routes Are Changing (Marietta Daily Journal) Complete […]

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Construction Is Starting on Richmond Bus Rapid Transit (Times-Dispatch) Georgia DOT Breaks Ground on I-85 Express Lanes (Gwinnett Daily Post) Atlanta BeltLine Leader Warns Project Is Far From Complete (Saporta Report) Urbanism Is an Election Issue in Atlanta (Creative Loafing) Work Begins on Meadow Woods SunRail Station (Orlando Business Journal) Broward County Wins Federal Grant for Road […]