Today’s Headlines

  • Governor Deal Signs MARTA Expansion Bill Into Law (AJC)
  • Atlanta Leaders Head to Dallas to Reflect on Future of City, LINK Program (Saporta Report)
  • Census Shows Commute Times in Atlanta Suck (AJC)
  • Matthews City Council Votes to Tell Raleigh: Stop Killing Local Control (Charlotte Observer)
  • 1960s Development Plans Were Do or Die For Charlotte (City Lab)
  • Charlotte Leaders Head to Denver to Tour Redeveloped Union Station (Charlotte Observer)
  • Amtrak Inspects Tallahassee Train Station in Preparation For Gulf Coast Passenger Service (Tallahassee Democrat)
  • Tri-Rail Introduces Real-Time Tracking to Smartphone App (Sunday Sentinel)
  • Three Men File Lawsuits Against New Orleans Streetcar For Lack of ADA Compliance (Times-Picayune)

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Residents of Atlanta Are Suffering From Job Sprawl (AJC) Republican Legislators Want Urban NC Counties to Subsidize Rural Ones (Charlotte Observer) Raleigh-Durham Transit Systems Rebrand to Unifying “Go” Theme (News & Observer) Asheville to Spend $50 Million on Greenways, Road Rerouting in River Arts District (Citizen-Times) Middle Tennessee Mayors Want Gas Tax Increased for First […]

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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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Urban Legislators From Both Parties Attack NC Light Rail Restriction (Charlotte Observer) The News & Observer Discusses All the Reasons Light Rail Is Good for the Triangle … … While Charlotte Highlights Bars and Breweries Along Its Light Rail (Charlotte Observer) Buckhead Community Improvement District Studies Covering GA-400 With Park (AJC) City of Atlanta Approves […]

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Raleigh Pols Look to Boost Downtown Business by Cutting Down on Parking (News & Observer) Mecklenburg County Commissioners Vote Again to Oppose I-77 Toll Lanes (Charlotte Observer) Demolition Permits Issued for Atlanta Civic Center, to Be Replaced by Businesses and Parking (Curbed) Chief of Atlanta’s Economic Development Agency Removed From Post (AJC) FDOT Buys Tampa Hotel Property for […]

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Memphis Test Drives Bike-Share Program (Daily News) Atlanta Looks to Raise Parking Fines and Add New Meters (Saporta) The Slog to Boost Atlanta Transportation Funding Continues (AJC 1, 2) Atlanta Urbanism Group Changing Conversation on Transit and City Services (WABE) Funding Cuts Imperil Transit for the Poor in Knoxville (News Sentinel) City Council Rejects New Residential Projects in Rapidly Growing Areas […]