Today’s Headlines

  • Virginia Beach Officials Make a Show of Defying State by Opposing Transit (Virginian Pilot)
  • Bill to Allow Atlanta to Fund MARTA Expansion Expected to Go to Vote Tuesday (Atl Biz Chronicle)
  • Mayor Reed Takes His Mission to Expand MARTA to Austin, Texas (AJC)
  • Suburban Garden City Is Trying to Be a Little More Urban to Attract Business (WTVM)
  • Athens Transit Proposes Free Bus Rides for Youth Over Summer Break (Banner-Herald)
  • Tennessee House Passes Urban De-annexation Bill (Commercial Appeal)
  • How Can Miami Save Itself From Rising Sea Levels? (Politico)

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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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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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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 […]

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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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House Passes MARTA Freedom Bill Stripped of Provision to Raise MARTA Tax (AJC) Beltline PPPs Pass Georgia Senate Last Night of Session (Atlanta Business Chronicle) Five Key Points of Georgia Transportation Funding Bill (Mass Transit Mag) Dekalb Voters Will Decide on Two New Cities in Atlanta Region (Creative Loafing) MARTA Holds Public Hearings for Northern […]

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Kasim Reed Vows to Spike Transpo Funding Initiative If MARTA Is Shortchanged (AJC) MARTA Funding Bill Has First Hearing in Senate (Atl Biz Chronicle) Officials Talk Transit as Gridlock Chokes Tampa Area Beaches (TBO) Related: St. Pete Submits Federal Grant Application for Gondolas (Florida Politics) The Crack Truth Squad at WSB-TV Discovers Transportation Is Subsidized Some Atlanta Suburbs Are Rethinking Car Dependence (WABE) Charleston Transit […]