Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Waiting For? (News & Observer)
  • Durham-Orange Light Rail Moves Forward as Feds Sign Off on Environmental Impact (Mass Transit)
  • Tennessee Legislators Want Dedicated Transit Funding But Need Bipartisan Support (WZTV)

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Wake County Adopts $2.3 Billion Transit Plan to Send to Voters (News & Observer) MARTA Public Meetings End as Project List Prepped for November Vote (Creative Loafing) How Will Ride Hailing Services Affect MARTA Planning? (AJC) Atlanta Streetcar’s Biggest Problem Is the Media (Curbed) Atlanta Is Failing at Attracting Millennials (AJC) Did Parks, Teachers, Suffer […]

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Atlanta and Miami Tie For Twelfth on Worst Commutes in America (Atl Biz Journal) MARTA Says Agency Will Add Seven Bike Repair Stations (Neighbor Newspapers) Megabus Holds Contest to Name Georgia Service (AJC) Gwinnett Residents Move Forward With Transit Conversation (AJC) The Marietta Daily Journal Tells the Tale of Two Stadiums Houston Should Be Looking to Atlanta […]

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GoRaleigh Station Investment Means More Riders (Route Fifty) Miami Mayor Regalado Thinks Soccer Stadium Needs More Parking (Curbed) Randal O’Toole Thinks Atlanta Transit Has Peaked (AJC) Former City Council Member Says Rethink Anti-Transit Rhetoric (AJC) The Future Of Atlanta’s Transportation Doesn’t Involve More Lanes or Cars (Buckhead View) Decatur Station Is the Best MARTA Stop, AJC Readers Say Time […]

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Mobile Residents Lose Transit Service Thanks to Mayor and City Council (Alabama Live) Charlotte Transit Lags Badly as NC Focuses on Highway Construction (Charlotte Observer) Aspiring GA Legislator Tries Scaring Suburban Voters With MARTA Invasion Lie (AJC) Expanding MARTA Would Add $5 Billion to Atlanta Economy (WABE) Georgia Considers Physically Separated Interstate Truck Lanes (Savannah Now) People in Greater Miami […]

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Anti-Rail Lawmaker Lets MARTA Bill Out of Committee, For a Seat on Transportation Committee (AJC) ATL Urbanist Tweets Graph Highlighting Lack of MARTA Investment Saporta Report: Georgia Must Support Transit for Economy to Remain Competitive Millennials Band Together for MARTA Expansion (AJC) Planners Look to Make Atlanta Less Hellish for Walking (Next City) The BeltLine Is Spurring … Suburban Development? (Curbed) […]