"We're investing in walkability," always sounds like an encouraging tagline from local governments...or does it?
Nov 23, 2015 PlaceShakers
Carl Davis of the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy wants a gas tax increase, not gimmicks, to fund the 6-year transportation bill. Not likely. As bad as they are, they are better than resorting to a repatriation tax, notes the press release.
Nov 23, 2015 Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy
With some extra cash on hand (rare, isn't it?) the Delaware River Port Authority will offer a discount for drivers that cross authority bridges 18 times a month. But what about transit riders?
Nov 22, 2015 philly.com
Out of sheer necessity, the state of California has embarked on a new process for regulating the use of groundwater.
Nov 20, 2015 Capital Press
State rail officials decided that the risk posed by Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit trains is too grave to allow an existing grade crossing to remain open, forcing pedestrians and a cyclists out of their way to cross the tracks.
Nov 20, 2015 The Press Democrat
Bereft of private investment, how can the $68 billion project proceed? That's the question about 20 members of the public repeated in their public comments at Tuesday's High-Speed Rail Authority meeting in Fresno. To their surprise, it was answered.
Nov 20, 2015 Fresno Bee
The city of Dallas got the memo about the benefits of converting one-way streets to two-ways. Two streets in the Victory Park neighborhood will be reconfigured this weekend.
Nov 19, 2015 The Dallas Morning News
Texas 130 has failed to live up to its revenue potential, leaving the private company that operates the road in junk bond status.
Nov 18, 2015 San Antonio Express News
One of the busiest corridors in Northern Virginia, both in traffic and development, is under consideration for a new transit line.
Nov 18, 2015 WAMU
A new Union of Concerned Scientists report shows that due to considerable gains made in cleaning the electric grid and in producing electric vehicles more efficiently, EVs are the environmentally sensible choice.
Nov 18, 2015 Union Of Concerned Scientists