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APTA’s “Stand Up 4 Transportation” campaign says public transit generates good economic growth

The American Public Transportation Assiociation this week released an infographic as part of its “Stand Up 4 Transportation” campaign that urges Congress to pass a long-term federal transportation funding bill. The campaign culminates on April 9 on National Transportation Infrastructure Day with transportation stakeholders across the country staging various outreach [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Thursday, March 27

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Community hopes to cut down tree plan (Park La Brea News/Beverly Press) A story about Metro’s plans to eventually remove about 135 trees along Wilshire [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Monday, March 24

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Cool pic of March gloom. O’Hare CTA station closed for foreseeable future because of considerable damage from crash (Chicago Tribune)  A Chicago Transit Authority train failed [continue reading]