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Visualizing Metro Ridership Data 2009-2016 (Lisa Schweitzer) EYCEJ and Urban Health Strategies’ Recommendations for SE Cities’ Measure M Funding LAPD Tweet Blames Victims In Apparently Deliberate Car vs. Bike Killing (Attn:) …CiclaValley Asks Questions About the Killing More On Metro Killing the 710 Freeway Tunnel (KPCC, Curbed, LAT, SGV Tribune) Downtown Regional Connector Construction vs. Old Storm […]
Nashville's busiest bus routes are in line for more frequent service and transit-only lanes under the city's new action plan. Photo: Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County
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Nashville Mayor Megan Barry Just Unveiled Her Blueprint to Fast-Track People-Friendly Streets

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Nashville is known as the home of the country music industry -- and a fast-growing region of car-centric sprawl. But local leaders realize they can't accommodate more growth with an outdated, cars-first approach, so Mayor Megan Barry released an action plan yesterday that lays out an ambitious agenda to improve conditions for walking, bicycling, and transit.

Today’s Headlines

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The Source Previews Today’s Metro Board Meeting Carnage: Cyclist Killed In Winnetka Hit-and-Run Crime (KTLA5, LAT) …Crash May Have Been Intentional Or Drunk Driver (CBS) Governor Brown Tours Polluted Southeast L.A. County Neighborhoods (LAT) OCTA Board Approves Streetcar Federal Funding Agreement (Register)  GAO Won’t Study High Cost Of Building U.S. Transit (Vox – note: mentions L.A. […]