Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Committee (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Might Gwinnett Leaders Be Dragged Into the 21st Century? (AJC)
  • Emory University President: Investment in Transit Critical for Region (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Athens Transit to Apply for State Grant to Buy Hybrid Buses (Red & Black)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Hits 4 Cyclists Near Raleigh; 2 Victims Critical (WNCN)

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Georgia Senate Kills MARTA Funding Bill … (Atl Biz  Chronicle) … While Bill Requiring Transit Referenda Gets a Vote (MDJ) Atlanta, Urban Sprawl Poster Child, Makes Some Progress (Harvard Business Review) The Millenials Came to Tampa and Development Listened (TBO) Dear Martin County: All Aboard Florida Won’t Kill You (PenneyVanderbilt) Space Coast TPO Schedules Meeting for Brightline Station (Orlando Biz […]

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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 […]

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Tennessee Desperate to Build More Roads It Can’t Afford (Franklin Homepage) Nashville Chamber Makes Transit a Top Legislative Priority for 2016 (Nashville Biz Journal) Orlando Business Journal Tracks All Aboard Florida Progress Tri-Rail Derailment Injures 1 (Sun Sentinel) FDOT Finds Pedestrian Upgrades Needed in St. Augustine (WJCT) Miami Chamber of Commerce Excited About Transit (Miami Today) North Carolina Lawmaker: Charlotte […]

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Georgia Pols — Dems and Republicans — Are Bullish on MARTA Expansion (AJC) GA House Transpo Chair: Too Soon to Make Changes to Transportation Tax (Gainesville Times) MARTA Program May Use Art to Update Appearance of Stations (ATL Biz Chronicle) Durham Entrepreneur to Unveil Autonomous, Solar Powered Bike-Car Hybrid (Triangle Biz Journal) No Cyclist-Involved Crashes on Pineda Causeway After Bike Lanes Installed (Florida Today) […]

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Cities, Agencies, and Organizations Are Boycotting APTA’s Bus Conference in Charlotte (TransitCenter) Raleigh Council Members Push for Affordable Housing Funding (News & Observer) Tennessee Wins Award for Most “Conservative” Legislature in Country … (News Sentinel) … Whose Members Won’t Let Nashville Have Transit, Affordable Housing (Nashville Post, Tennessean) MARTA Is Making Fun of People Stuck in Traffic (WABE) […]

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Unfinished Road Projects From the 1980s Are Soaking Up NOLA Transpo Funds (Advocate) Florida Development Finance Board Unanimously Approves All Aboard Bonds (WFTV) MARTA Adds Four New Bus Routes to Clayton County This Weekend (Atl Biz Chronicle) Hillsborough MPO Votes Interstate Widening as a Priority (Tampa Bay Times) Miami-Dade Transit Counters Ridership Drop With Fleet […]