1. Duluth News Tribune: Feds OK High-Speed Train Route to Twin Cities
  2. Finance & Commerce: Southwest Light Rail Gets Preliminary Federal OK (subscription required)
  3. Faribault Dialy News: Faribault's Transit Now in the Hands of Three Rivers
  4. Seattle Transit Blog: Want to Save Transit? Try Better Land Use
  5. Finance & Commerce: Light Rail is a Tight Squeeze in North Minneapolis
  6. DC STreetsblog: Boxer and Johnson Warn Senators of Job Losses if Transpo Bill Isn't Extended
  7. Finance & Commerce: Southwest LRT-freight Rail Impasse in St. Louis Park
  8. Pioneer Press: Restoring St. Paul's Union Depot


  1. DC Streets Blog: Tennessee Mom Threatened with Arrest for Letting Daughter Bike to School
  2. TCDP: Bike Walk Twin Cities: Transportation as Platform for Social Change
  3. TCDP: Biking: Individual and Collective Culture Change in Minneapolis
  4. TCDP: Hitting the Re-Set Button on State Bike and Pedestrian Policies
  5. Winona Daily News: Advocates Push for Bike, Pedestrian Access on New I-90 Bridge Span
  6. Star Tribune: They Built a South Metro Busway but Now Can't Pay for Buses
  7. Streetsblog DC: Over Previous Objections, Bike Share is Coming to the National Mall
  8. Streetsblog DC: GOP Leader's Infra "Compromise" Is Just another Ploy to Kill Bike/Ped
  9. TCDP: A Triple Play: Three Bicycle Events Round Out the Summer
  10. The Republican Eagle: Citizens Invited to Pedal Their Ideas
  11. Transportation Nation: Break a Heel? Grab a Bike! Designers Protoype Bike Share for NY's Fashon Week
  12. Mobilizing the Region: Rave Reviews for Bike-Shares in Boston, Washington
  13. The Economist: Bike Safety: Calm Down
  14. TCDP: Bike Center Set to Open Next Week


  1.  Pioneer Press: Smaller St. Croix River Bridge at Stillwater is No Cheaper, MnDOT Says
  2. Star Tribune: Hastings Bridge Won't Open on Schedule in 2013
  3. Politics in MN: Minnesota Department of Transportaiton Could Face 110 Shutdown Claims
  4. Pioneer Press: State Auditor Says Stillwater Donation to Bridge Group Illegal 
  5. Star Tribune: Auditor: Stillwater Misspent $80,000 to Promote 4-Lane Bridge
  6. ThinkProgress: Aging Public Infrastructure


  1. TC Streets for People: Then to Now: How to Destroy a City
  2. MinnPost: Minnesota mayors Join Effort to Get Congress to Extend Transportation Bill
  3. NY Times: One Path to Better Jobs –More Density in Cities
  4. Finance & Commerce: Culture Change or Fad? Twin Cities Population Shifts Toward Central Core