Today’s Headlines

  • Knoxville News-Sentinel, Tennessean Get Behind Haslam’s Gas Tax Plan
  • New Virginia DOT Formula Wouldn’t Have Funded Light Rail Project (Virginian-Pilot)
  • Virginian-Pilot Thinks It’s Dumb to Secure Right-of-Way for Future VA Beach Light Rail
  • Virginia Beach Will Vote on Keeping $20M in State Light Rail Funding (WAVY)
  • Ferries Could Connect North Carolina Island Communities (The Advance)
  • Feds Will Test Driverless Cars on NC Triangle Toll Road (News & Observer)
  • Four New SunRail Stops Are Scheduled to Open Next Year … (Orlando Sentinel)
  • … But Orlando Doesn’t Know When Train Service Might Start (Florida Politics)
  • Florida Brightline Trains Have Started Test Runs (Sun-Sentinel)

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How Should Virginia Beach Spend Light Rail Money After Ballot Defeat? (Virginian-Pilot) Construction Starts on Roanoke Passenger Rail Platform (WDBJ) Georgia Republicans Warm Up to Transit (AJC) Macon Road-Widening Project Includes Sidewalks, Maybe a Roundabout (Telegraph) Charlotte Commuters Want Gov.-Elect Cooper to End I-77 Tolls (WSOC) Durham, Orange County Will Have to Dig Deep to […]

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Sun-Sentinel Thinks It’s Crazy to Provide South Florida With Transportation Options I-4 Might Not Be the Most Dangerous Interstate After All (Orlando Sentinel) Three Possible Routes for Atlanta-to-Chattanooga High-Speed Rail (Times Free Press, WABE) Tupelo, MS Mayor “Blown Away” by Natchez’s Transit System (Mass Transit) Monroe, LA Applies for Sidewalk Grants (MyArkLaMiss) Virginia Beach Officials Raise Light […]

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Ousted Florida Rep. John Mica Could Head Trump’s DOT (Orlando Sentinel) Could Atlanta’s MARTA Vote Be the Start of True Regional Transit? (Creative Loafing) After Failed Referendum, Virginia Beach Ponders Future of Light Rail (Virginian-Pilot) Virginia Secures Financing to Expand Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel (WAVY) Charlotte Officials Will Discuss Silver Line Light Rail Route (WSOC) Tampa Bay […]

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SunRail TIGER Application Pulled, Delaying Expansion Plans (News 13) Orlando TODs Are Hot Properties (Orlando Biz Journal) Thanks to Public Demand, Gwinnett Commissioners Are Talking Transit (Gwinnett Daily Post) Passenger in 2015 Birmingham Bus Crash Dies a Year Later (Alabama Live) Petition Against Virginia Beach Light Rail Falls Short of Threshold  (Virginian Pilot) Florida NIMBYs: Passenger Rail Will […]

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Florida Officials Threaten to Withhold Funding for Tri-Rail (Sun-Sentinel) Miami Starts Construction on Park-and-Ride Bus Station (Herald) Complete Streets Are Spreading, Transit Is Lacking in Brevard County (Florida Today) FDOT Already Funded Miami Freeway on Trump’s Infrastructure List (Tampa Bay Times) Hall County, GA Looks to Expand Transit Service (Gainesville Times) Self-Driving Bus Kicks Off […]

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Norfolk-Virginia Beach Light Rail Will Cost $84M Less Than Estimated (Virginian-Pilot) Virginia Beach Festival-Goers Support Light Rail (Southside Daily) Governor McCrory Unveils Vague Plan to Stop Distracted Driving in North Carolina (WNCN) Durham Officials Want a Light Rail Station Near North Carolina Central University (Mass Transit) Jacksonville Officials to Learn What It’s Like to Walk […]