Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Carlos Gimenez: Miami Is Not a Sanctuary City (WaPo)
  • Top Georgia Lawmakers Push for Transit Funding (AJC)
  • ThreadATL Gets Into the Nitty-Gritty of Atlanta Urbanism
  • Memphis Task Force Aims to Connect Riverfront and Downtown (Daily News)
  • Memphis Lags Behind Peer Cities in Transit Funding (Daily News)
  • Tampa Activists Favor Transit Over Toll Lanes (Creative Loafing)
  • Tampa Bay Times Columnist: Getting Rid of Transpo Commission Will Let City Innovate
  • Virginia Legislature Kills Speed Camera Bills (Charlottesville Newsplex)
  • SC Uber Drivers Can Buy Insurance Now (Post and Courier)
  • South Fulton Trail to Wolf Creek Amphitheater Opens This Summer (Marietta Daily Journal)
  • Southeastern Cities Have Some of the Country’s Worst Bottlenecks (ATRI)

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Blacksburg to Rip Out VA Tech Crosswalk Because Too Many People Are Using It (Roanoke Times) Orlando Suburb to Subsidize Uber Fares to Cut Residents’ Transit Costs (Reuters) New Times Examines Miami-Dade Transit Proposals Two Children and a Man Had to Die to Get Tampa to Add a Crosswalk (TBO) Tennessee DOT Commissioner Supports Transit Funding Bill (WZTV) Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland in […]

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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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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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Florida Gov Scott Transpo Budget: $548M for Transit, $4B for Highways (Progressive Railroading) ATL Mayor Reed Makes Streetcar Expansion, Infrastructure Bond 2015 Priorities (CL) CEO Parker: “We Want to Make It Cool to Ride MARTA” (Atlanta Magazine) Chattanooga to Study Rail Service to Atlanta, Nashville (Chattanoogan) Mid-South Greenprint 2015/2040 Plan Includes 200 Miles of Bike […]

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Florida Bill Would Strip Tri-Rail of Funding (Florida Politics) Anti-Rail Lawmakers Aim to Delay Brightline With New Bill (Palm Beach Post) Are Atlanta Suburbs Getting Serious About Transit? (Curbed) Economic Claims for Downtown Shreveport Freeway Don’t Add Up (Strong Towns) Transpo Funding Tweak Gives TN Cities Flexibility on Transit (Nashville Business Journal) Hillsborough County Debates Boosting Tiny Transit […]

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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 […]