Today’s Headlines

  • MARTA Announces Nearly 400 Layoffs, Mainly From Paratransit Services (WAOK)
  • Buckhead Development Called “Urban Oasis”  ‘Cause Parking Will Be Hidden (What Now Atlanta)
  • TN Lawmaker Hopes Autonomous Vehicles Will Allow Blind People to Drive (Brentwood Home Page)
  • Columbia Mayor: Transit Agency Board Needs More Diversity (ColaDaily)
  • Miami Beach and Miami-Dade Working Together to Bring Rail Connection (Palm Beach Post)
  • SunRail Blames Gas Prices for Drop in Ridership (Orlando Sentinel)

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WABE Takes a Look at Suburban Poverty in Atlanta In Case You Weren’t Aware, Atlanta Traffic Sucks (WABE) Burlington, NC, Will Soon Have a Fixed-Route Transit System (Times-News) Miami-Dade County Commission Once Again Defers Light Rail to Miami Beach Vote (Miami Today) FRA Still Reviewing All Aboard Engineering Plans (TCPalm) Not Everyone Agrees on What Miami […]

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Thanks to Legislature, City of Atlanta Will Vote on MARTA Expansion This Fall (AJC) The Detroit Free Press Called the Atlanta Streetcar a “Disappointment” Officials Met in Biloxi to Move Forward With Restoring Gulf Coast Train Service (NOLA Advocate) David Beckham Building a Stadium in Miami – With No Taxpayer Dollars (WTVJ) Palm Beach County Hopes All […]

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MARTA Is Testing Double Decker Buses (AJC) Atlanta City Council Votes in Favor Of November Transit Tax Referendum (ATL Biz Journal) Atlanta’s Central Library Gets a Reprieve From Demolition (Curbed) Miami Beach Looking at Alstrom to Build Streetcars (Miami Herald) More headlines at Streetsblog USA

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Downtown Miami Tri-Rail Link Back on Track (Miami Today) Miami-Dade MPO Prioritizes Miami to Miami Beach Transit Link (Miami Today) Louisiana Governor Wants to Make It Easier to Drive to NOLA Airport (WDSU) Augusta, GA Will Use Data to Improve Transit (Augusta Chronicle) Charleston Puts Half-Penny Transportation Sales Tax on the Ballot (WFXG) Durham-Based Transit App TransLoc Is Hiring 80 […]

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Miami-Dade MPO Begins BRT Feasibility Study (Miami Herald) Georgia State University Plans to Level Historic Building for Parking (Atl Magazine) MARTA Offers Free Rides All Day on Labor Day (ItsMARTA.com) MDJ Thinks New GRTA Xpress Routes Could Kill Cobb County BRT Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Looks to Turn Vacant Lot Into Functional Park (Curbed) Office Building Rejected […]

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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 […]