Today’s Headlines

  • Police in South Florida Doing What They Can to Punish People for Walking (Sunday Sentinel)
  • MARTA Will Be a Big Issue in 2017 Mayoral Race (AJC)
  • AJC Readers: Fix the Streetcar With a Fare Tax Credit, HOT Lanes Are a Boondoggle
  • CityLab Takes a Look at 1972’s Brand New MARTA
  • Chattanooga Passageways Program Looks to Transform Alleys (Times Free Press)
  • South Florida RTA Borrows $20 Million for Tri-Rail Expansion (Daily Biz Review)
  • How the Tri-Rail Expansion Was Almost Derailed (SFBW)

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Driver Arrested After Attacking Georgia Cyclist on Camera (WGCL) Curbed: What the MARTA Rail Expansion Could Look Like Atlanta Streetcar Crashes After Illegally-Parked Driver Leaves Car Next to Tracks (AJC) Organizations Team Up to TransForm Atlanta with TOD (Saporta) Macon-Bibb County Declares Pedestrian Deaths a Public Health Issue (WMGT) Wealthy Homeowners Join the Lawsuit Against All Aboard Florida (Palm […]

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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 […]

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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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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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All Aboard Brightline Opening Delayed Until 2017 (The Next Miami) Monroe County Considers Reviving Rail in the Florida Keys (Keys News) MARTA Expansion Legislation Discussions Begin (AJC) MARTA to Spend Nearly $200 Million on Tunnel Ventilation Upgrades (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta City Council Considers Legislation for Streetcar Passenger Rules (Saporta Report) Buckhead Business Association Releases Poll on Streetcar […]