Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Transit, Nashville Travel Times Will Quadruple by 2040 (Columbia Daily Herald)
  • Memphis Becomes First City to Adopt Comprehensive Neighborhood Blight Elimination Charter (Next City)

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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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Georgia Pols Discuss State Takeover and Investment in a “Re-Branded” MARTA (AJC) MARTA Seeks Changes to State Law to Fund Expansion (Next City) Road Closures for All Aboard Track Work Aren’t That Big a Deal (Sun Sentinel) Tri-Rail Closer to Securing Funding for Downtown Miami Expansion (Miami Herald) New Transit Director Wants to Make Miami-Dade County “Car-Optional” […]

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Commissioner: Commuters Should Be “Encouraged More Forcefully” to Abandon Cars (Miami Herald) SunRail Will Install Fences Along Tracks for Pedestrian Safety (WOFL) Amtrak Silver Star Will Continue to Be Diner-less Through April (FL Coalition of Rail Passengers) Atlanta-Area Mayors Discuss MARTA Expansion (AJC) AJC Advocates Public-Private Partnerships for Atlanta Infrastructure Albany Transit Is “Big Part of […]

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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 […]

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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) […]

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Montgomery Receives “Bicycle Friendly” Designation (Montgomery Advertiser) Alabama Gets Slammed in First ASCE Infrastructure Report Card (WVTM) Tennessee’s Transportation Wish-List Would Take 51 Years to Build (Commercial Appeal) Atlanta Metro Chamber Prioritizes Transit for 2016 Legislative Session (AJC) WABE Looks at What MARTA Needs to Do to Move Forward With Expansion Atlanta Approves 50-Mile Streetcar […]