Today’s Headlines

  • Kasim Reed Vows to Spike Transpo Funding Initiative If MARTA Is Shortchanged (AJC)
  • MARTA Funding Bill Has First Hearing in Senate (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Officials Talk Transit as Gridlock Chokes Tampa Area Beaches (TBO)
  • Related: St. Pete Submits Federal Grant Application for Gondolas (Florida Politics)
  • The Crack Truth Squad at WSB-TV Discovers Transportation Is Subsidized
  • Some Atlanta Suburbs Are Rethinking Car Dependence (WABE)
  • Charleston Transit Advocates Want Improved Service, Not Fewer Bus Stops (Post and Courier)

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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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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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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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Public Funding for Falcons Stadium Balloons to $600 Million (WABE) MARTA Launches Program to Reward Most Frequent Customers (AJC) Sierra Club and Local Democrats Plan to Bring MARTA to Gwinnett (Atl Progressive News) Connecting Amtrak to MARTA Opens a Lot of Possibilities for Atlanta Airport (AJC) First Day of Sunday Service on Athens Transit Exceeds Average […]

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RTA Ferry Redesign Will Encourage Multimodal Transit (Next City) Raleigh Citizen Group Will Oppose Transit Tax to “Get City’s Attention” (News & Observer) Lt. Gov: MARTA Is a Gold Mine, Should Be Treated Like A Business (AJC) Atlanta City Council Approves BeltLine Payment Plan (ATL Biz Chronicle) Transit Ridership Is Down Across Florida (News Press) Sumner County Defers Funding […]

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Locals Fear Mayor Kasim Reed Is Rushing Deals for Turner Field Redevelopment (Saporta Report) Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez: Toll Moneys Belong in Drivers’ Pockets, Not in Transit Budget (Herald) South Florida Regional Transportation Authority Approves Boca Transit Study (Sun Sentinel) Central Florida Pushes for Toll Revenue for SunRail and Lynx (Orlando Sentinel) New GoTriangle CEO Advocates […]