A look back at a controversy from this month's Virginia State Senate election, which produced some seriously misleading rhetoric about "toll roads" (i.e., the proposal was for HOT lanes, not a toll road).
2 hours ago Vox
The strategy of Iowa's Department of Transportation chief, Paul Trombino III, for maintaining the state's "25,000 bridges, 114,000 miles of roadway, and more than 4,000 miles of rail" is not to do so. In a word, "shrinkage" is part of the solution.
18 hours ago KCRG-TV9
Two new gas plants will join a host of other oil and gas infrastructure in the Tacoma Tideflats. The question is how much risk is the area taking on, and is it worth it?
20 hours ago Tacoma Weekly
The TAPS transit agency is severely distressed, and continuing to receive bad news about its finances.
22 hours ago The Dallas Morning News
Canada's recent change to a Liberal government means Stephen Harper's legacy in oil gas is at risk. Change is coming.
Yesterday Globe and Mail
The more project proposals change, the more the opposition stays the same—right?
Yesterday Austin On Your Feet
The latest round of funding for the Choice Neighborhoods program adds a new component—"Planning and Action Grants."
Yesterday Next City
"Every city light, city park, community center, fire station and service yard," in Sin City will be powered by renewable energy in January 2017, according to an announcement by Mayor Carolyn Goodman.
Yesterday Las Vegas Sun
A Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce report offers compelling evidence of the borough's ongoing transformation.
Yesterday Crain's New York Business
Ten key conferences in 2016 for planners, architects, and urban design professionals, summarized by Clement Lau, a Los Angeles County planner.
2 days ago UrbDeZine