Today’s Headlines

  • Study: Atlanta’s Traffic Is the Eighth-Worst in the World (AJC)
  • MARTA Helps Draw Fortune 500 Company to Sandy Springs (Reporter Newspapers)
  • Savannah Starts Free Downtown Trolley Service (Morning News)
  • Blountville, TN Doesn’t Want to Be a “Drive-Through Place” Anymore (WJHL)
  • Council Will Vote on Bike Route Through Athens, TN (Daily Post-Athenian)
  • Virginia Beach Councilman: Stop Collecting Taxes for Light Rail (Virginian Pilot)
  • Koch Brothers, Filibustering Senator Gear Up to Beat SC Gas Tax (The State)
  • Louisiana Lawmakers Want Better Infrastructure, Don’t Want to Pay for It (The Advocate)
  • Shreveport Freeway Project Would Destroy Neighborhood (Strong Towns)

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Bike Paths? But What About the Drivers Who Want to Speed Through Decatur? (AJC) MARTA Adds Spaces for Frustrated New Park-and-Ride Commuters (AJC) Suburban Atlanta Builder Says Buyers Want Transit and Walkability (Curbed) Gas Tax Bill Heads to TN Gov. Haslam’s Desk (Chattanooga Times Free Press) Ashland, VA Forms Stakeholder Group to Study High-Speed Rail […]

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Bill to Let Local Governments Extend Transit Tax Passes Georgia House (AJC) Developers Spooked by Cost of Capping Georgia 400 With a Park (Curbed) No, a Freeway Through Downtown Shreveport Won’t Bring Growth (Strong Towns) Lakeland, FL Transit Agency Opposes Road Diet (The Ledger) Reforms Aren’t Enough — SC Needs More Money for Roads (Post […]

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Clemson Opens College Ave. to People for First Time, Wins Title; Coincidence? (ESPN) Florida Has the Seven Deadliest Cities for Walking (Tampa Bay Times) Fulton, Dekalb Lawmakers to Intro Bill for $5.5B MARTA Expansion (ABC) Bike Advocates Want to Connect the Atlanta Beltline to the Silver Comet Trail (River Edges) Roswell Invites Public to Series of Bike Meetings […]

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Jacksonville Residents More Interested in Decent Transit Than Self-Driving Vehicles (Times-Union) Hillsborough County, FL Transpo Commission Is at Death’s Door (Tampa Biz Journal) Milledgeville, GA Students Walk to School on New Sidewalks and Bridge (WMAZ) Georgia State University Bus Drivers Want a Raise (The Signal) Morganton, TN News Herald Congratulates City on New Fixed Bus Routes Roanoke Planners […]

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GA Gov Deal Vetoes Bill to Allow Cyclists to Ride Through Unresponsive Red Lights (DM) All Aboard Florida Selects Contractor for Rail Upgrade Work, to Begin Mid-June (Businesswire) Planning Commission Considers Climate Change Effects Marker in Land Use Plans (Tampa Bay Times) Johnson City, TN: Hit-and-Run Sanitation Driver Kills Woman in Crosswalk; City Blames Victim (WJHL) Louisville […]