Today’s Headlines

  • Columbus Considers Lifting Cap on Taxi Licenses (Columbus Dispatch)
  • SORTA Can’t Afford Bus Stop Benches as Cincinnati Leaders Fret Over Ads (WLWT)
  • Laketran Wins Three National Awards for Advertising (Lima News-Herald)
  • Akron Metro Releases Hit Single “All About That Bus” (Mass Transit Magazine)
  • Northern Virginia Voters Support Sales Tax to Fund DC Metro (WaPo)
  • First Two Weeks of Baltimore’s New Transit System Are Free to Ride (U.S. News)

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Bus Officials Expect “Manic” Monday as Route Redesign Rolls Out (Columbus Dispatch) Smart City Grant Paves Way for Columbus’ Transit Dreams (Columbus Business First) This WVXU Story on “Self-Driving Vehicles” Should Have Ended With the First Line Amish Hope Buggy Visibility Markers Will Reduce Traffic Collisions (Akron Beacon Journal) Metro Ponders Privatization Options, Mines Boston Model for Inspiration […]

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CityBeat: Cincinnati Streetcar Represents City’s “Civic Redemption” Metro to Offer Free Bus Service on Streetcar Opening Weekend (Business Courier) Columbus Wants to Expand CoGo Bike Share to Suburbs (Dispatch) Reshaped Van Aken Plaza Attracts Major New Tenant (Crain’s) Akron Public Schools Approves Busing Plan for New School Year (Leader) New Bar Hopes to Become Gathering […]

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Ohio Used to Have More Interurban Railways Than Any Other State in America (Plain Dealer) Why Can’t Cincinnati Have Nice Things Like Protected Bike Lanes? (Soapbox) Closing Trail for 15 Months Would “Cripple” Local Transportation (Dispatch) Metro CEO Wants Public Feedback on Regional Bus Operations (Enquirer) Dayton Continues Its Fight With State Over Red Light […]

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Light Rail Transit Is the Future for Cincinnati (WCPO) Do Any Columbus City Council Candidates Care About Transportation? (Columbus Dispatch) Deal Means Area School Children Can Continue Taking Bus to School (Dayton Daily News) As Downtown Cleveland’s Population Grows, So Does Its Retail Offerings (Plain Dealer) Cincinnati Putting Together Citywide Bike Trail Network (Business Courier) Cities […]

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Cincinnati Should Prioritize Pedestrians Over Cars, Says Mayoral Candidate (Cincinnati Business Courier) Why North Market Tower Buried Its Parking Garage (Columbus Underground) SORTA Proposes Running Another Streetcar to Meet Lunchtime Demand (Cincinnati Business Courier) Transit App Helps Bus Riders Navigate Route Changes (Columbus Underground) Cincinnati Interchanges Rank Among Nation’s Worst (Cincinnati Business Courier) More New York City Train Malfunctions Likely, Says Amtrak CEO (Bloomberg) […]