Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Site, for Now (Creative Loafing)
  • Emory Student Opines on Obstacles to Better Campus and CDC MARTA Service (Wheel)
  • Old Thinking on Transit Still Plagues Gwinnett County (AJC)
  • Atlanta Studies Takes a Look at Housing Inequity

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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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Public Funding for Falcons Stadium Balloons to $600 Million (WABE) MARTA Launches Program to Reward Most Frequent Customers (AJC) Sierra Club and Local Democrats Plan to Bring MARTA to Gwinnett (Atl Progressive News) Connecting Amtrak to MARTA Opens a Lot of Possibilities for Atlanta Airport (AJC) First Day of Sunday Service on Athens Transit Exceeds Average […]

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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 […]

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Koch Brothers Aim to Saddle Tennesseeans With Outmoded, Failing Infrastructure (Times Free Press) Meanwhile, People in Middle Tennessee Are Clamoring for Transit (Nashville NPR) Atlanta, Fulton County Leaders Meet to Devise MARTA Expansion Funding Plan (Saporta Report)  AJC Columnist: Political Lip Service Does Nothing for Transit and Puts Atlanta Behind AJC Columnist: Move MARTA Expansion Forward a Little at a Time TCPalm: Horns From Passenger […]

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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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Toll-Hating NC Rep Charles Jeter Wants to Shift Charlotte’s MPO Vote Power to Suburbs (Observer) Developer: Racism Drives Opposition to MARTA Expansion (Curbed) Johns Creek Mayor Defines Irony: People Won’t Support MARTA When We’re Stuck In Traffic (WABE) Buckhead Business Leaders Oppose Bike Lanes Because Those Are for Millennials (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta Receives Three Bids to Redevelop Turner Field (AJC) Federal Judge Orders MARTA […]