Today’s Headlines

  • Toll Roads Coming to East Orange County (Orlando Sentinel)
  • Tri-Rail Defends Controversial One-Bid Contract (Florida Politics)
  • Cheap Gas and Distracted Driving Are Killing Thousands of Georgians (AJC)
  • That Should Do It: GDOT’s Deadly Gray Intersection Now a Four-Way Stop (WMAZ)
  • SC Gov. McMaster Favors Unspecified Spending Cuts to Gas Tax Hike (The State)
  • Columbia Transit Agency Proposes Downtown Circulator (Free Times)
  • Durham-Chapel Hill Light Rail on Gov. Cooper’s Wish List (Herald-Sun)
  • More Roads Are the Top Priority for NoVa Commuters (Washington Post)
  • Virginia Tech “Smart Road” Gets Cold Shoulder From Residents (Roanoke Times)
  • UT Study Favors Haslam Transpo Plan Over Alternatives (Tennessean)

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Atlanta Columnist: Complete Streets Mean “Screwing Over Cars” (AJC) Buckhead Officials Look to Make Peachtree Road More Walkable (Atlanta INtown) Macon Group Gives Downtown Residents Free Bikes (Telegraph) Atlanta Launches Streetcar Mobile App (AJC) TN Gov. Haslam Delays Announcement on Gas-Tax Hike (Times Free Press) Feds Take Step Toward Reviving Orlando-New Orleans Passenger Rail (The Advocate) […]

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LA Gov. Edwards: Shortfall Won’t Stop New Orleans-Baton Rouge Commuter Rail (Business Report) Outgoing NC Gov’s $1 Billion Transpo Bond Unlikely to Gain Traction (News & Observer) “Yes, But” on High-Speed Rail Through Fredericksburg (Free Lance-Star) Jacksonville Transit Is Increasing Ridership and Saving Lives (Times Union) Pensacola Ponders How to Pay for Complete Street (News […]

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Sarasota, FL Recognizes Widening Roads Is Unsustainable (Herald-Tribune) Downtown Augusta, GA Redevelopment Plan Could Improve Walkability (Chronicle) NC Gov. Pat McCrory Once Championed Light Rail (News & Observer) Hampton Roads and Newport News, VA Set to Release Transit Plan (Daily Press) Memphis Park Plans Include Bike Lanes, Tunnels Under Roadway (Commercial Appeal) Plenty of Blame […]

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Transit-Hating Hacks at Florida DOT Are Trying to Kill Miami Tri-Rail (Herald) Miami CEOs (Mostly) Want Better Transit (Herald) TN Gov. Haslam: State Won’t Be a “Key Player” in Nashville Transit Plan (Nashville Business Journal) NoVa Needs More Trains, Not More Roads and Tracks (Potomac Local) Spencer, NC Considers Allowing Golf Carts on City Streets (Salisbury […]

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Georgia Road-Funding Bill Signed Into Law (Augusta Chronicle) Gov. Deal Tells Locals to Reduce Own Taxes to Pay for Road Package (Florida Times-Union) Atlanta Mayor Reed Hands Over Fort McPherson to Tyler Perry for Little Return (Saporta) Tri-Rail Officials Vow to Fix Delays, Communication Problems With More Staff (Sun-Sentinel) Tri-Rail Expansion Spurs Mixed-Used Development (South Florida […]