Today’s Headlines

  • Proposed MARTA Expansion “Compromise” Would Cost Hundreds of Millions (GAPol.com)
  • Alpharetta Mayor: More Highways Would Be Better for Atlanta Than More Transit (Patch)
  • People Who Rely on Transit Not a Concern of the Powers-That-Be in Memphis (Commercial Appeal)
  • Middle Tennessee Officials Support $1.2 Billion Regional Transit Plan (Nashville Biz Journal)
  • You Can Take a 3-D Tour of the Boca Train Museum (Sun Sentinel)
  • Amtrak Inspection Train Rolls Out for 2-Day Gulf Coast Tour (AlabamaLive)
  • The Pulse Profiles Historic Gulf Train Stations That Might See Restored Service

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Hillsborough County Commission Voted Against Transportation Sales Tax Measure (Tampa Tribune) Anti-Train Martin County Employs Same Lobbyist as All Aboard Florida (Mass Transit) North Carolina: All Roads, All the Time (TransitCenter) Everything Still Turning Up Roses for Amtrak’s Gulf Coast Expansion (WFSU) Metro Atlanta Population to Reach 8 Million By 2040 (ATL Biz Chronicle) Denver’s […]

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TN Lt. Governor Backs Plan to Raise Transpo Funding (Tennessean) Atlanta Group Floats Plan for Memorial Drive Greenway (Curbed) Gwinnett County, GA Awards Contract for Transit Improvement Study (AJC) New Pensacola Bridge Will Have Bike Lanes and Pedestrian Paths (News Journal) Tampa Names Panel to Plan 250-Mile Gulf Coast Trail (Sarasota Herald-Tribune) SC Road Disrepair Is a “Hidden […]

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Mississippi Governor: Amtrak Means a Gulf Coast Revival (Alabama Live) Congress Members, Local Electeds Rally for Amtrak Service to Gulf Coast (WJAX) TDOT Commissioner: Transit to Help Nashville Congestion Won’t Be Cheap (Nashville Biz Journal) Tennessee Bill to Allow PPPs Would Build Toll Lanes, Won’t Help Transit (Nashville Biz Journal) MARTA Funding Bill Passes Senate Transportation […]

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Transit Opponents Are Exaggerating Impact of MARTA Sales Tax on Individual Taxpayers (AJC) State Senate Advances Bill That Would Kneecap Transit Starts in Many Georgia Cities (GAPol) Valdosta Moves Foward to Make Transit Pilot Permanent (WALB) AJC Asks Readers: What’s the Best MARTA Station? Sun Sentinel: Before a New Tax, Broward County Needs to Get Its Act Together […]

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Economic Development Agency CEO Says Miami Needs More Transit (Miami Herald) Jacksonville to Hold Public Meetings on Bicycle Safety (FCN) Gulf Coast Towns Vie for Bragging Rights on Public Turnout for Amtrak Run (Atmore Advance) Mississippi Senator: Gulf Coast Line “Essential” to National Passenger Rail Network (Y’all Politics) In Alabama, Many Are Forced to Rely on Expensive Taxis Due […]

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Light Rail, But No Subways, in Store for Nashville (Nashville Business Journal) Two Memphis Council Members Oppose Bike Lanes as Part of Road Diet (WATN) Can Chattanooga Diversify as It Densifies? (Rooflines) North Carolina Legislators Approve Gas Tax Changes (WRAL) Durham-Based Company Developing On-Demand Bus App (WRAL) As Meridian Restores Transit Service, Plan in Place to Expand […]