Today’s Headlines

  • Montgomery Receives “Bicycle Friendly” Designation (Montgomery Advertiser)
  • Alabama Gets Slammed in First ASCE Infrastructure Report Card (WVTM)
  • Tennessee’s Transportation Wish-List Would Take 51 Years to Build (Commercial Appeal)
  • Atlanta Metro Chamber Prioritizes Transit for 2016 Legislative Session (AJC)
  • WABE Looks at What MARTA Needs to Do to Move Forward With Expansion
  • Atlanta Approves 50-Mile Streetcar Expansion With No Source of Funding (AJC)
  • UGA Students Propose Free Transit for Poverty-Stricken Athens (Banner-Herald)
  • Orlando Leaders Consider Merging Lynx and SunRail Systems (WOFL)
  • All Aboard Florida Seeks Extension for Bond Sales (Palm Beach Post)
  • New Hampshire Looks to Copy Florida’s Lead for PPP Rail Projects (NH Business Review)

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Atlanta Mayor: MARTA Bill May Not Be Dead (Saporta Report) The AJC Takes a Look Back at MARTA in the 1970s Can Atlanta Streetcar Get Another Round of TIGER? (AJC) Athens Transit Pairs Public Comment With Polling for Expansion Push (Banner-Herald) Charlotte Applies for “Smart Cities” Grant (WSOCTV) Is Uber the “Last Mile” Solution Transit Has Been […]

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ATL Urbanist: Atlanta Needs to Step Up Development Along Streetcar Line (Medium) MARTA Looks to Atlanta City Council to Move Forward With Expansion Vote (AJC) Bill That Would Require Vote for BRT in Cobb County Passes Senate (AJC) Braves Pedestrian Plaza Killed Because “Too Expensive” (AJC) Tennessee Bill Would Make Streets More Dangerous (T4America) Jacksonville Takes […]

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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) […]

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Koch Brothers Aim to Saddle Tennesseeans With Outmoded, Failing Infrastructure (Times Free Press) Meanwhile, People in Middle Tennessee Are Clamoring for Transit (Nashville NPR) Atlanta, Fulton County Leaders Meet to Devise MARTA Expansion Funding Plan (Saporta Report)  AJC Columnist: Political Lip Service Does Nothing for Transit and Puts Atlanta Behind AJC Columnist: Move MARTA Expansion Forward a Little at a Time TCPalm: Horns From Passenger […]

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Monroe County Asks Florida Transportation Officials to Study Rail to Key West (Tampa Tribune) HART Implements Taxi Voucher Service for Passengers With Disabilities (Mass Transit) Utilities Delays Push Back Fayetteville Transit Center Opening Until September 2016 (FayObserver) Valdosta Transit Pilot Will Be Expanded With More Service Hours, Stops (Mass Transit) City of Atlanta Considers Tax […]

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Chattanooga High-Speed Rail Advocates Look to Trump (Times Free Press) Hanover County Could Oppose DC-Richmond High-Speed Rail (Times-Dispatch) After Failed Vote in Virginia Beach, Norfolk Light Rail Might Be a Decade Away (Virginian-Pilot) With Trump’s Win, Atlanta Transit Expansion Is in Republican Hands (AJC) Inside Miami’s Complicated Transit Politics (Herald) In South Carolina, Rails to […]