Today’s Headlines

  • 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 to Lack of Transit (Al Jazeera)
  • Chamber of Commerce, Community Leaders Endorse Little Rock Transit Sales Tax (AK Biz)
  • Atlanta Brings BeltLine’s Ryan Gravel in to Design Its Future (Saporta Report)
  • The Irony: People Are Afraid Proposed MARTA TOD Would Draw Too Much Car Traffic (Dunwoody Crier)
  • Letter to the Editor: Media Focus Is on North Fulton But DeKalb Wants MARTA Too (Decaturish)

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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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Durham Mayor Proposes Rental Assistance Downtown and Near Transit (News & Observer) Public Input Sought in Tampa PD Bicycle Enforcement Probe (WTSP) Miami Chamber of Commerce: Miami-Dade Should Look to Denver to Model Transit Plan (Herald) Congress’s Inability to Tackle Transpo Funding Delays Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Study (AL.com) Nashville MTA Has Not Kept Up […]

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Nashville Mayor Appoints Transportation and Sustainability Director (Tennessean) Savannah Considers Park Bike Ban (Savannah Now); Savannah Bicycle Campaign: Streets Aren’t Safe Mayor Reed Favors Half-Cent Sales Tax for MARTA Expansion (Saporta Report) Atlanta Regional Commission Seeks Input on 25-Year Development Plan (Curbed) AJC Columnist Blames His Road Rage on People Who Aren’t Driving Gulf Coast Cities Want In on Restored Passenger […]

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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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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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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 […]