Today’s Headlines

  • 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 on Transit
  • All Aboard Alcohol Sales Bill Passes Florida Senate (TCPalm)
  • Melbourne City Council Nominates Potential Station Sites to Attract Passenger Rail (Florida Today)
  • Alabama Live Has a Nice Video of the Amtrak Gulf Coast Ride
  • Public Transportation in NOLA Post-Katrina Shows Tourism Bias (Al Jazeera)
  • Asheville City Council Advances Tiny House Zoning (Citizen-Times)

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Tri-Rail Service to Miami-Dade Airport Begins Sunday (Miami Herald) Palm Beach County Mayors Promise to Make Streets Safer for Walking and Biking (Sun-Sentinel) Indian River County Files Federal Lawsuit Challenging All-Aboard Florida Bonds (Palm Beach Post) Georgia Transportation Bill Comes Up Short Overall (Creative Loafing, AJC) Senate Passes MARTA Bill With Surprise Change to Allow For Sales […]

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NC Gov. McCrory Vows to Veto Bill to Siphon Taxes From Urban to Rural Counties (News & Observer) UNCC Professor Asks Students to Map Charlotte as They See It (Plan Charlotte) Charlotte Streetcar Operator Found at Fault for Collision (Observer) Sales Tax Referendum Could Mean Big Changes for Hillsborough Transit (TBO) Open Letter to Salmoning Cyclists: Don’t Do It (News Press) […]

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ATL Urbanist: Atlanta Needs to Step Up Development Along Streetcar Line (Medium) MARTA Looks to Atlanta City Council to Move Forward With Expansion Vote (AJC) Bill That Would Require Vote for BRT in Cobb County Passes Senate (AJC) Braves Pedestrian Plaza Killed Because “Too Expensive” (AJC) Tennessee Bill Would Make Streets More Dangerous (T4America) Jacksonville Takes […]

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Atlantans Voted to Create MARTA in 1968; Would They Vote to Improve It Today? (AJC) Metro Atlanta Population Expected to Hit 8M by 2040 (Atl Biz Chronicle) Georgia Taxpayers Foot Bill to Pave Road to Governor Nathan Deal’s House (AJC) University of Mississippi Transit Records Highest Ridership Day Ever (Oxford Eagle) Greer Receives Public Input on Community Master […]

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Atlanta Bike Share to Set to Launch Later This Year (Creative Loafing) Op-Ed: GA Legislators Should Lift MARTA Five County Restriction (AJC) Legislation Enabling HOT Lane Tolls Moves Forward in Georgia (AJC) Largest NC City Without Transit Votes to Implement Vehicle Tag Fee to Fund Bus Service (WGHP) NC Reps Want to Spread the Burden of […]

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Tampa Bay Times: Tampa Needs More Transportation Choices, Not Just More Tolls Atlanta Might Go It Alone on MARTA Expansion (Curbed) In Addition to MARTA, Atlanta Suburbs Need Last-Mile Connectivity (Creative Loafing) GA Senate Introduces Bill for Yet Another Regional Transportation Study Committee (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta Legislative Races Might Indicate the Future of Regional Transit (AJC) […]