Today’s Headlines

  • House Transp Chair John Mica Lost to Political Newcomer Stephanie Murphy (Wall Street Journal)
  • Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez Pledges to Prioritize Transit Plan (Herald)
  • Hillsborough County Legalizes Ride-Share Services (WFTS)
  • Hampton Roads Cancels Order for Train Cars After Light Rail Vote (Virginian-Pilot)
  • Limestone Is the Key to Revitalizing Downtown Lexington, KY (Architect’s Newspaper)
  • Tennessee Ferries Are More Than Transportation, They’re a Way of Life (Leaf-Chronicle)
  • Sen. Lamar Alexander: Don’t Expect Feds to Pay for Transpo Projects (Tennessean)
  • Louisiana Panel Supports Tolls, Public/Private Partnerships (The Advocate)
  • Thanks to T-SPLOST, the BeltLine and MARTA Have Bright Futures (Curbed)
  • A Lot of Transit Projects Were Approved Tuesday (Next City)

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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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Times: Tampa Bay’s Transit Is Among the Nation’s Worst Virginia Railway Express Expansion Decision Coming Soon (WTOP) Metro Cuts Also Hurt Smaller Virginia Transit Agencies (Washington Post) Gov. Cooper Appoints 10 to NC DOT Board (News and Observer) Sandy Springs, Cobb County Put a Band-Aid on Braves Traffic Problem (11 Alive) Senator Asks FDOT to Investigate Tri-Rail […]

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Transit Projects to Get Portion of Orlando-Area Gas Tax Revenues (WOFL) MARTA Will No Longer Beg Counties to Join (Creative Loafing) MARTA Guide: A Smaller System Isn’t Necessarily a Bad Thing Miami’s Method for Zoning: Consistency and Visual Appeal (Governing) Lexington Road Diet Didn’t Please Everyone, So City Will Rip It Out (Herald Leader) More headlines at […]

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