Today’s Headlines

  • Bill to Expand MARTA Officially Introduced (MAC Policy)
  • Public Is Ahead of Politicians on MARTA Growth (AJC)
  • GDOT Commissioner: 10 Year Transit-Free Spending Bill Is “Balanced” (Saporta Report)
  • What Happens Now That the BeltLine Isn’t in Fiscal Danger? (Atlanta Magazine)
  • Tampa Chamber May Weigh Public Support for Transportation Sales Tax (Tribune)
  • USF Police Waste Time and Money Lecturing People on How to Not Get Hit by Drivers (Tribune)
  • Tri-Rail Back in Service Following Last Week’s Derailment (WPLG)
  • SunRail Looks to Increase Ridership By Reaching Out to Employers (News-Journal)

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Miami Politicians: No Bus Improvements Without Light Rail (Miami Herald) Florida Republican Asks: Why Aren’t We Investing in America’s Infrastructure? (Tampa Tribune) Opening of SunRail Extension Delayed Until 2018 (Orlando Biz Journal) Bill to Force “Public Conversation” About MARTA in Gwinnett Died in Session (Gwinnett Daily News) Uber, Lyft Drivers Take to Atlanta City Hall to Demand […]

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Tampa Mayor Tells FL House to Leave the Brightline Alone (Tampa Bay Times) Bill Could Cripple Effort to Bring Commuter Rail to Panhandle (Northwest Florida Daily News) Sunshine State News Writer Thinks FL Passenger Rail Safety Bills Really Are About Safety Sarasota Is Deadly for Cyclists and Pedestrians, and Planners Want to Know Why (Herald-Tribune) MARTA […]

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House Passes MARTA Freedom Bill Stripped of Provision to Raise MARTA Tax (AJC) Beltline PPPs Pass Georgia Senate Last Night of Session (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Five Key Points of Georgia Transportation Funding Bill (Mass Transit Mag) Dekalb Voters Will Decide on Two New Cities in Atlanta Region (Creative Loafing) MARTA Holds Public Hearings for Northern […]

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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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Six Million Floridians at Risk as Sea Levels Rise — Sooner Than Expected (Miami Herald) Anti-Rail Georgia Public Policy Foundation Supports MARTA Expansion Bill Uber Lobbies for MARTA Expansion (AJC) Valdosta Expands Fledgling Transit System With a Second Free Route (WTVM) All Aboard Protesters: It’s “Foolish” to Run Rail Through Highly Populated, Touristy Areas (WPTV) Without Additional […]

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MARTA Looks to Revamp, Add New Cars to Rail Fleet (AJC) Despite MARTA Successes and Public Interest, Cobb County Leadership Still Not Interested (MDJ) Atlanta Streetcar Executive Director Resigns (Creative Loafing) What You Need To Know About Georgia’s Transpo Funding Bill, Besides Transit Exclusion (AJC) Despite Weather, New Orleans Streetcar Project on Schedule (WDSU) Tampa Bay […]