Today’s Headlines

  • Emory Wants a MARTA Line So Badly It’s Asking Atlanta to Annex It (AJC)
  • Huntsville Joins Birmingham and Mobile to Lobby for Amtrak Line (AL.com)
  • Brooksville, FL City Council Wants Trucks Out of Downtown (Tampa Bay Times)
  • Orlando Businesses Hire Consultant to Consider Revamping I-Drive Trolleys (Sentinel)
  • Florida International University Creates Its Own Ride-Sharing App, Introduces Intercity Buses (FISM)
  • Will an Upgraded Metro Station Convince Fairfax County Commuters to Take Transit? (WTOP)
  • Hanover County, VA Fights High-Speed Rail (Herald-Progress)
  • Engineers Give Tennessee Transit a D+ (News Channel 9)
  • Louisiana Panel Suggests Higher Gas Taxes, Interstate Tolls to Fund Transpo Projects (The Advertiser)
  • Old Little Rock Bridge Will Be Replaced by One That Has Room for Biking and Walking (THV 11)
  • Study: Driverless Cars Will Make Atlanta More Walkable (Creative Loafing)

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Rich Suburbanites Vote to Oppose MARTA Expansion, Transportation Funding (AJC) Atlanta Streetcar to Begin Charging Fares in January (The Signal) Miami: Proposed Zoning Code Changes Would Limit Development on Smaller Lots (Curbed) Escambia County Transit Now Offers WiFi, Bus Locator App (WUWF) Ofxford University Transit Adds New Routes, Late Night Service (Oxford Eagle) Birmingham Wants Uber in Part […]

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Alabama DOT Wants to Build a Birmingham Sprawl-Way as Other Infrastructure Crumbles (Alabama Live) MARTA Army: Connectivity Crucial for Planned Atlanta Transit Projects (Creative Loafing) Invest Atlanta Approves Bonds for Mixed-Use Civic Center Redevelopment (ATL Biz Journal) Sumner County Narrowly Approves Resolution Asking State for Transpo Funding (Tennessean) Could Nashville Get Commuter Rail? (Tennessean) Tennessee to Study Options […]

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BeltLine Has Potential to Reconnect Atlanta Neighborhoods (National Journal, Saporta Report) Despite Support for MARTA in Gwinnett, Vote Not Likely Any Time Soon (Curbed) Atlanta First Southern City to Pass Comprehensive Energy and Water Efficiency Policy (Switchboard) When Tickets Didn’t Stop Drivers From Running Stop Sign, Marietta Police Tried Humor (WXIA) Opelika City Council Authorizes Alabama DOT Grant […]

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Talks Begin on What Happens With SunRail After FL Hands Control to Localities (Orlando Sentinel) MARTA Adds Two New Bus Routes to Clayton County Service (Atl Biz Chronicle) Atlanta City Council Approves Streetcar Expansion (AJC) Buckhead Unwilling to Share “Precious Street Capacity” With Streetcar (Atl Intown) Nashville Road Widening “Top Priority” in MPO Transportation Plan (Springhill Home Page) Wake County […]

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Wake County Commission Doubles Transit Planning Budget For Public Engagement (Mass Transit) Old Line Railroad Celebrates 125th Anniversary With Vintage Car Excursion (Times Free Press) Tennessee Man Turns Himself in After Hitting Boy on Bike (WJHL) Sheriff Blasts FDOT Over Key Largo LED Crosswalk (Keynoter) Start of Tri-Rail Service to Miami Airport Plagued by Delays (WLRN) […]

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Fulton County TSPLOST Wish List: Zero for Transit, 36% for Widening Roads (Saporta Report) MARTA Installs Bike Repair Kiosks (Atlanta Intown) Awful Street Design, Inattentive Driver Kill Man Walking in Sawmills, NC (Daily News) NCDOT Releases Innovative Portal to Collect Public Input (MENAFN) Fayetteville Man Says “Railroad Was Just Like A Car to Me” (Observer) NOLA’s Newest Streetcar Line Is […]