The wise choice: Houston’s transit agency is moving ahead with transit projects despite budget issues.
The flip side: The federal reconciliation bill could go big on electric vehicles, but won’t meet climate goals.
Saving lives: Legislation in Illinois could reduce deaths for vulnerable road users.
Transit equity: How the federal government could improve transit equity. But how can the federal government better measure and regulate transit equity?
Burning up offsets: Wildfires are burning up trees planted as carbon offsets ($).
A broken system: Why is it easier to build new highways than subways?
A Swedish problem: Why isn’t Swedish rent control working?
Cleaning up water: San Diego is making huge investments in wastewater treatment facilities.
Eliminating an encroachment: A private encroachment onto the Burke-Gilman Trail has finally been removed.
A struggle: Rents are rising in New York City as people continue struggling to catch up on rent.
MN zoning reform: Minnesota legislators mull reforms to create more affordable housing.
Keeping up: Will Vancouver be able to grow as fast as its suburbs?
Better bus service: Free Sunday bus service has been launched in the Tri-Cities.
A failed policy: A new I-405 toll lane has been granted “environmental” approval.
Abused policy: A judge is limiting enrollment at UC Berkeley, blocking additional housing, for now.
The money: How much funding would come to Oregon from the federal infrastructure funding bill?
Vacated: A judge has vacated a Trump administration clean water rule ($) that would have allowed more waterbodies to go unregulated.
Public bathrooms: Should cities provide more public bathrooms?
Studying options: Denver’s transit agency is going to spend $8 million to study additional regional rail options to Boulder and Longmont.
More bus shelters: Bus shelters could help protect riders from extreme heat ($).
TOD: Massive development investments are planned near San José’s Caltrain station.
Community land trusts: Could Washington tackle community land trusts next year?
Apartment boom: Apartment construction tops 330,000 for fifth straight year.
Tear it down: A Dallas columnist wants to tear down I-345.
Subsidizing middle class: Should governments buy high-cost housing and subsidize it for middle class families?
Lure them back: Washington, D.C. is implementing big changes to service to lure riders back.
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