Today’s Headlines

  • Drivers Are Killing Record Numbers of Pedestrians in Charlotte (Observer)
  • Is MARTA Ready for Its Close-Up? (AJC)
  • Electric Trolleys Are Returning to Memphis (Commercial Appeal)
  • Fredericksburg Road Upgraded With Sidewalks, Paths, Roundabout (Free Lance Star)
  • SC Senate Adjourns Without Voting on Transpo Funding (Greenville News)
  • Construction Starts on Long-Awaited Athens, GA Rails-to-Trails Project (Flagpole)
  • Gainesville, FL Expands Bike-Share Program (WUFT)
  • Hattiesburg, MS Trolley Prevents Drunk Driving (Student Printz)
  • Old Atlanta Renderings Envision Light Rail, an L and the Mother of All Parking Decks (AJC)

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Florida Legislators’ Anti-Brightline Bill May Be Dead (TC Palm) Atlanta Dad: A Road Diet Could Have Saved My Daughter’s Life (Saporta Report) New Atlanta Stadium’s Lack of Transit Is a Boon for Uber (AJC) Aiken, SC Residents Are Happy With Their Transit Service (Standard) FDOT Makes Pedestrian Improvements on Tampa Street (WFTS) Orlando Mayor: Think Beyond SunRail’s Ridership […]

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