Today’s Headlines

  • Talks Begin on What Happens With SunRail After FL Hands Control to Localities (Orlando Sentinel)
  • MARTA Adds Two New Bus Routes to Clayton County Service (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Atlanta City Council Approves Streetcar Expansion (AJC)
  • Buckhead Unwilling to Share “Precious Street Capacity” With Streetcar (Atl Intown)
  • Nashville Road Widening “Top Priority” in MPO Transportation Plan (Springhill Home Page)
  • Wake County Transit Blueprint Lacks Light Rail Lines (WRAL)
  • Virginia Leg of DC to Florida High Speed Rail Moving Forward (Washington Post)

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All Aboard Brightline Opening Delayed Until 2017 (The Next Miami) Monroe County Considers Reviving Rail in the Florida Keys (Keys News) MARTA Expansion Legislation Discussions Begin (AJC) MARTA to Spend Nearly $200 Million on Tunnel Ventilation Upgrades (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta City Council Considers Legislation for Streetcar Passenger Rules (Saporta Report) Buckhead Business Association Releases Poll on Streetcar […]

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Economic Benefits of Rail Win Over Atlanta Skeptic (AJC) Streetcar Decisions Led By Politics, Not Practicality (AJC) Georgia State Wins Bid To Redevelop Turner Field (Atl Biz Chronicle) Third Death on Okeechobee Boulevard Spurs FDOT to Action (WPTV) Miami Beach Will Take Immediate Steps to Bring Light-Rail to Mainland (Miami New Times) Wake County Board […]

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How One Crash Ignited a Fight to Make Lee County’s Roads Safer (News-Press) Tampa Bay Should Look to Raleigh for Inspiration on Downtown Redevelopment (Tampa Bay Times) Raleigh Civic Leaders to Release Ten-Year Vision Monday (News & Observer) Chapel Hill Transit Requests Funding From County (Chatham Journal) Charlotte Brings Back the Past With Streetcar Line (Cold […]

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Brightline Unveils Rail Cars and Amenities (Palm Beach Post) Miami Tri-Rail Deal a Feat for All Political Entities Involved (Miami Today) Coalition Against Rail Expansion in Florida Will Release Candidate Report Cards (Florida Politics) Is a Lack Of Driver Accountability to Blame for Lack of Safety? (Florida Today) Atlanta City Council Rethinking Transportation Sales Tax (ATL Biz Chronicle) […]

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NC Legislators Fail to Remove Light Rail Funding Cap (WRAL) Is Raleigh Rushing Rezoning Before New City Council Steps In? (Indy Week) Raleigh-Area Businesses Want More Transit (Business NC) Charlotte Mayoral Candidates Agree on Streetcar and Affordable Housing (Observer) FTA Writes Atlanta Over Concerns With Streetcar Safety, Maintenance (Atl Biz Chronicle) MARTA, Gwinnett Residents and Biz Leaders […]

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Athens Transit Buses Packed on First Day of Sunday Service (Banner-Herald) MDJ Retracts Previous Article on BRT Public Comments, Says They’re Majority Negative Atlanta Follows DC and Dallas by Developing Housing Around Airport (Creative Loafing) Macon Mayor Asks Fellow Mayors to Support Rail to Atlanta Through Clayton County (Telegraph) Cycling Fatalities Down in Louisiana, Because Less Children Ride […]