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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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 […]

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A Half-Billion for Roads, But New TN Law Won’t IMPROVE Memphis Transit (Daily News) Fed-Up Charlotte Residents Post Signs Admonishing Speeders (WSOC) Court Rules Against Cabbies, Upholds Georgia Ride-Sharing Regs (Biz Chronicle) The Tampa Bay Times Backs a Regional Transpo Agency Northwest FL Daily News Doesn’t Understand the High Cost of Free Parking in Destin […]

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Memphis Transit to Purchase New Trolleys, Won’t Give System Start Date (Memphis Flyer) Nashville Mayor: Paying For Transit Expansion Is the Hard Part (Tennessean) Late-Night Vote Advances Tampa Bay’s Despised Highway Expansion Project (TBO) Atlanta’s QT Gas Station Opens Urban Location – With No Gas (Curbed) MARTA Meets With Feds to Talk Funding For BRT (WABE) Conservative AJC Blogger […]

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Making Room for Humans on Hellish Atlanta Stroad: Controversial! (AJC) Tensions Heat Up Between Atlanta Mayoral Hopefuls Over Turner Field (AJC) Cobb County Commissioners Set to Approve Tax-Funded Braves Circulator (WXIA) Valdosta Transit Pilot Program Full to Capacity Within First Month (Mass Transit) FTA Approves SunRail Orlando Extension for Small Starts Project Development (Orlando Biz Journal) Jacksonville […]

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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 […]