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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Commissioner: Miami-Dade Should Be Developing Light Rail (Community Newspapers) All Aboard Meets Construction Milestone as Pillar for First Station Rises (Palm Beach Post) Transit Union Threatens to Sue Mobile’s WAVE Transit Over Service Cuts (Lagniappe Weekly) Tennessee Legislature Approves Bill to Allow BRT Buses on Highway Shoulders (Tennessean) MARTA Halts TOD Plans at Oakland City […]

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First Clayton County MARTA Rider Goes to Job Interview on First Day of Service (Clayton News Daily) New MARTA Service Expected to Draw 12,000 Riders a Day (Atlanta News World) Georgia Senate Passes Transportation Bill With No Money for Transit (WXIA, Mass Transit) Mayor Tomás Regalado Promises to Veto Plan to Link Tri-Rail to Downtown (Miami Herald) Yacht Club […]

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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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Six Million Floridians at Risk as Sea Levels Rise — Sooner Than Expected (Miami Herald) Anti-Rail Georgia Public Policy Foundation Supports MARTA Expansion Bill Uber Lobbies for MARTA Expansion (AJC) Valdosta Expands Fledgling Transit System With a Second Free Route (WTVM) All Aboard Protesters: It’s “Foolish” to Run Rail Through Highly Populated, Touristy Areas (WPTV) Without Additional […]