Today’s Headlines

  • Hurricane Hermine Devastates Florida Towns (NYT)
  • GDOT Warns People to Stay Off South Georgia Roads (AJC)
  • If It Passes, Atlanta Transpo Tax Vote Could Be a Model for the Nation (AJC)
  • Will Nashville’s $6 Billion Transit Plan Work in a Conservative State? (Grist)
  • Atlanta Millennials Rent in the City, Buy Homes in the ‘Burbs (Curbed)
  • Uber Launches in Columbus, GA Later This Month (WTVM)
  • Bike-Share Comes to the Chattanooga Riverpark (Times Free Press)
  • Louisiana Gets $40 Million From Feds for I-10 (The Advocate)
  • Police Just Can’t Get Drivers to Put Down Their Phones (Virginia Lawyers Weekly)

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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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Atlanta Rolls Out New Bike-Share System (Next City) Atlanta Streetcar Gets 10-Day Reprieve From State Shutdown (Creative Loafing) Will the Streetcar Have a Bearing on the This Fall’s MARTA Vote? (AJC) Atlanta City Council Pushes Back on Planning Department Reorganization (Creative Loafing) Chattanooga Approves Form-Based Downtown Zoning (Times Free Press) More headlines at Streetsblog USA

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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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Using One’s Feet to Get Around Is a Foreign Concept in Greensboro, NC (News & Record) As City Officials Rewrite Zoning Ordinances, Plan Charlotte Looks at How They Effect Lives Clayton County’s Future Is Tied to Atlanta Airport Growth (AJC) Is Midtown Atlanta Headed for a Condo Market Bust Like Miami? (Curbed) Florida’s Pedestrian Death Rate Dropped 4 Percent Last […]

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Atlanta City Council Approves MARTA Vote For November Ballot (AJC) Georgia DOT Grant Recipients Will Be Announced Wednesday (AJC) Should Charlotte Get Tougher on Affordable Housing? (Charlotte Observer) Why Should You Visit Charlotte’s South End? No Need to Drive (Thrillist) Rising Sea Levels Haven’t Deterred Miami Development (Scientific American) Florida DOT Names SunRail Executive Director From […]

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Alabama and Florida Among Most Dangerous States to Walk (WAAY) SFRTA Votes to Allow Tri-Rail Service at New MiamiCentral Station (Miami Herald) When Will GDOT Threaten to Close Georgia’s Dangerous Road System? (AJC 1, 2) Former Atlanta Mayor Knocks Cobb County, Braves for Lack of Transit at New Stadium (AJC) Raleigh Newspaper Doesn’t Get Density (City Beautiful 21) Nashville Needs Better Land Use Planning in […]