Today’s Headlines

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  • Outdated Road Design Makes Florida the Deadliest State for Pedestrians (WTMA)
  • Republican Metro Atlanta Congressional Candidates Are Vague on Transit (AJC)
  • Georgia Contractor Has 3.1 Million Reasons to Fix I-85 By Memorial Day Weekend (Curbed)
  • Massive Redevelopment Could Turn Doraville Into Transit Hub (Atlanta Business Chronicle)
  • Cyclists Say New Orleans Is Getting Bike-Friendlier on Bike to Work Day (NOLA.com)
  • Clarksville, TN, Gets New Sidewalks and Bus Shelters (Leaf Chronicle)
  • Hampton Roads, VA, Tolls Will Pay for Expanded Bus Service (WAVY)
  • South Carolina Offers Incentives for Workers to Use Transit (Charleston Post and Courier)
  • Bradenton Herald Backs Tampa Bay Regional Transit Bill
  • Passenger Rail Advocates Push Amtrak to Connect New Orleans and Orlando (NOLA.com)

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  • Louisiana and Florida Have the Most Distracted Drivers of Any State (Sun Sentinel)
  • MARTA CEO Talks Ridership Surge, Braves Traffic, Streetcar and More (Reporter)
  • Tampa Bay Times Columnist to FDOT: Don’t Destroy Tampa Neighborhoods for More Roads
  • With I-85 Closed, AJC Traffic Columnist Finally Plans to Try MARTA
  • Uber Introduces Flat-Fare Carpooling in Atlanta (Curbed)
  • Smyrna, TN Improves Downtown One Block at a Time (Murfreesboro Post)
  • TN Senate Could Vote on Haslam Transpo Plan Next Week (WBIR)
  • AL DOT Spends $16,000 Removing Disgraced Gov. Bentley’s Name From Signs (AL.com)

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  • Gulf Coast Amtrak Service Moves Forward Despite Trump’s Proposed Cuts (AL.com)
  • The Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail Will Open This Summer (Curbed)
  • Gwinnett County Approves Sidewalk Connecting Homes to Businesses (AJC)
  • Brunswick, GA Passes Complete Streets Ordinance (Voices for Healthy Kids)
  • Father Urges TN Lawmakers to Replace Deadly Guardrails (WKRN)
  • Uber, Lyft Drivers in VA No Longer Need Special Registration (Virginian-Pilot)
  • “Ram Rush” Bus Shuttles Students Between Albany, GA Campuses (WALB)
  • Fort Myers Sidewalk Will Connect Seniors to Shopping (Neighbor)
  • Tampa Bay Times Columnist Calls for Vote on Half-Penny Transpo Tax
  • KY Hires $310/Hour Consultant for Advice on Louisville Toll Bridge (WDRB)

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  • “Car Last” Orlando Development: Transit, Bike Paths, and 2,500 Parking Spots (Sentinel)
  • What MARTA’s Opportunity Can Teach the DC Metro (Washington Post)
  • As Usual, Monday’s Predicted Carmaggedon in Atlanta Didn’t Happen (AJC)
  • SC Governor Would Rather Borrow for Roads Than Raise Gas Taxes (Island Packet)
  • Raleigh Train Station Will Be Finished Early Next Year (Triangle Business Journal)
  • NC Bill Would Make It Harder to Fight Road Projects (Charlotte Observer)
  • TN Lawmaker Trying to Keep Speeders’ Names Secret Has 10 Unpaid Tickets (News Channel 5)
  • Seattle Transpo Expert Says Regional Transit Is Key for Memphis (Daily News)
  • Arkansas Releases Bicycle/Pedestrian Transpo Plan (MyArkLaMiss)
  • 100,000 Expected to Attend Atlanta’s Streets Alive April 23 (Curbed)

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  • Former NY Transpo Commish Tells Charlotte to Stop Designing Roads for Cars (Observer)
  • Charleston Can’t Wait for Bus Rapid Transit (Post and Courier)
  • I-85 Collapse Prompts Gwinnett County to Add Transit Links to MARTA (Patch)
  • Atlanta Mayor Warns of Gridlock as Schools Reopen After Spring Break (AJC)
  • Distracted Driver Crashes Are Up 400 Percent in Georgia (Bryan County News)
  • AL Governor’s Mistress Suggested Closing DMVs in Majority Black Counties (AL.com)
  • Williamsburg, VA Will Build Walking Trail Along Dangerous Road (Williamsburg Yorktown Daily)
  • Maintenance Will Disrupt NC Train Service (U.S. News and World Report)
  • Legalized Casino Gambling Could Fund SC Roads (Charleston Post and Courier)

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  • Homeless Man Blamed for I-85 Collapse Could Get “Decades” in Prison (Vice)
  • With Tallahassee Settled for Now, Counties Still Fighting Passenger Rail (Orlando Biz — Paywall)
  • SC Governor Threatens to Veto Gas Tax Hike (Charleston Post and Courier)
  • Tampa Regional Transit Agency Passes House Committee (Florida Politics)
  • Charlottesville Mayor Supports Transit Partnership (NBC 29)
  • Portland, TN Is Starting a Transpo Service for Seniors (Tennessean)
  • Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, AL Reconsider Ride-Sharing (AL.com)
  • Mixed-Use Development Planned for Beltline’s Eastside Trail (Atlanta Intown)
  • MARTA Riders Save Visually Impaired Atlanta Man (AJC)

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