Today’s Headlines

  • Obama References Energy, Climate, Roads, Bridges, and Cars in Inaugural Address (Grist)
  • CBO: Highway Projects Not So ‘Shovel-Ready’ After All (Bloomberg via Ryan Avent)
  • NRDC: Transit-Poor Stimulus Bill ‘Indefensible’ (HuffPo)
  • Do Metro’s Funding Policies for Bikes Violate State Laws? (Brayj Against the Machine)
  • "Conflicted" Villaraigosa Can’t Vote on Subway to the Sea (Times)
  • Inauguration Crowds Strain DC Metro System (WSJ)
  • Ray LaHood’s Confirmation Hearing Is Today (Transport Politic via Streetsblog.net)
  • A Conversation with Janette Sadik-Khan, en Español (Streetfilms)
  • Miami Rolling Out New Bike Initiatives at Rapid Clip (Miami Herald via Planetizen)
  • TA: DOT, Sanitation Must Clear Snow and Ice from Bridge Bike Paths (Post)
  • Cyclist Killed by Truck in Quebec Town; Officials Crack Down on Cycling (Montreal Gazette)