Today’s Headlines

  • Tennessee Lawmakers Use Bike Helmet Bill to Bust Teachers Union (Knoxville News Sentinel)
  • Amtrak, Local Officials to Tour Potential NOLA-to-Orlando Route (Advocate)
  • Siemens Completes First Brightline Coach Car Shell (Railway Age)
  • OpEd: Forget That Atlanta Drives State Economy, Don’t Give Them All the Road Money (Savannah Now)
  • Marietta Sells Its Soul to Yet Another Professional Sports Team (MDJ)
  • BeltLine Asks For Donations to Keep the Lights On (Saporta)
  • South Carolina Wants $1.2 Billion for Transportation, Settles for $400 Million (The State)

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Alabama Transit Advocates Hold Rally at State Capitol (Alabama Live) League of Women Voters Holds Charleston Lowcountry Transit Forum (Greenfield Reporter) Macon Transit Authority Gives Free Rides for “Stand Up For Transit” Day (The Telegraph) Lawsuit Alleges All Aboard Florida Florida Would Disturb Fossils (New Times) Miami Officials to Vet Cost Estimate for Downtown Tri-Rail Link […]

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CDC: Florida Is the Most Dangerous U.S. State for Cycling (News 13) GDOT Abandons Buckhead Bike Lanes, Declares Victory for Public Process (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta: City and Schools Close to Deal Over BeltLine Taxes (AJC) Starkville-MSU Transit to Launch Free Airport Shuttle (The Dispatch) Op-Ed: Asheville Doesn’t Need $300M I-26 Interchange (Citizen-Times) Orlando Mayor Wants to Encourage Walking and Biking Without […]

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Georgia Pols Discuss State Takeover and Investment in a “Re-Branded” MARTA (AJC) MARTA Seeks Changes to State Law to Fund Expansion (Next City) Road Closures for All Aboard Track Work Aren’t That Big a Deal (Sun Sentinel) Tri-Rail Closer to Securing Funding for Downtown Miami Expansion (Miami Herald) New Transit Director Wants to Make Miami-Dade County “Car-Optional” […]

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State Gives Atlanta Two Additional Weeks to Address Streetcar Concerns (AJC) Atlanta City Council Members Think MARTA Should Have More Control Over Streetcar (WABE) Athens Transit Program That Lets Kids Ride for Free Is a Hit (Banner-Herald) NC State Researchers to Study Drivers at Crosswalks, Give Pamphlets to Those Who Break Laws (N&O) Transportation Coalition Wants More Road Funds for […]