AASHTO’s Jim Tymon on Transportation and COVID-19, Working with a New Administration, and More – ITE Talks Transportation (Podcast)

Four highway funding questions for AASHTO – Pit and Quarry

DC Circuit Strikes Down Trio of Ozone-Emission Loopholes – Courthouse News Service

Biden’s push for electric vehicles could take funding away from infrastructure projects – NBC News

Biden to place environmental justice at center of sweeping climate plan – Washington Post

What Does Polly Trottenberg’s NYC DOT Tell Us About What She’ll Do in D.C.? – Curbed


State DOT CEO Roundtable at TRB Examines Transportation Impact of COVID-19 – AASHTO Journal

Vermont AOT gets over $500K federal grant to research COVID safety for public transit – Vermont Business Magazine

COVID-19 threw a curveball at curb management. Here’s how cities adapted. – Transportation for America (Blog)


Vineyard Wind looks to regain spot in project pipeline – Herald News


Talking Michigan Transportation – What to expect in transportation from a Biden administration – Michigan DOT’s Talking Michigan Transportation podcast

Searsport dredging included in Maine Dept. of Transportation’s three-year plan – Penobscot Bay Pilot

Bill would further prioritize transportation infrastructure preservation – Lens

BART, Capitol Corridor, JPA unveil plans for second Transbay Tube, transit-connected megaregion – KTVU-TV

Bills on community solar and air quality permit denials pass committees – New Mexico Political Report

Governor Cuomo Announces $200 Million in ‘Bridge NY’ Funding Available to Build Resiliency in New York Communities – New York Governor’s Office (Press release)


GM seeks to end making gas- and diesel-powered vehicles by 2035 – Detroit News

Portland mayor seeks to delay proposed carbon tax after businesses complain – The Oregonian

Pittsburgh airport to test new air quality improvement technology – The Times

Decaying Urban Gas Lines Are Fueling Global Warming – Bloomberg Green


Legal Challenges Cast Cloud Over London’s Pandemic-Era Street Changes – CityLab

Here’s how Biden’s EPA can start right now to advance environmental justice – Chicago Sun-Times (Commentary)


State fines landowners for removing shoreline vegetation – VTDigger

‘Last line of defense’: New bill would strip protections for many of Indiana’s wetlands – Indianapolis Star

Alaska environmental regulators introduce plan to monitor cruise ship pollution after Gov. Dunleavy vetoed funding for onboard observers – Anchorage Daily News

Environmental groups sue to stop alleged surface mine pollutant discharge into Kanawha River tributary – Charleston Gazette-Mail

EPA, Clark County settle on mitigation for Clean Water Act violation – Mohave Valley Daily News


Study looks at the intersection of transit and land use planning – Times Leader

St. Louisans Push For Safer Streets After Pedestrian Deaths Nearly Doubled In 2020 – St. Louis Public Radio

St. Augustine’s proposed bike share, mobility efforts move ahead amid pandemic – St. Augustine Record

Texas A&M technology being used to make Houston better for walkers, bikers – KPRC-TV


Watch Dorval R. Carter, Jr.’s, 2021 Thomas B. Deen Distinguished Lectureship on Equity in Public Transportation – TRB

New Mobility Services Combined with Transit Show Potential to Further Accessibility, Efficiency, Equity, Safety, and Sustainability – TRB

Cities as stakeholders in mobility – In Visible Capital (Podcast)

Intro Transportation Equity Webinar – University of Florida Transportation Institute T2 Center

New Report Highlights Guidance for Zero-Emission Bus Industry from National Transit Leaders – Center for Transportation and the Environment


Applying the Supreme Court’s County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund Decision in the Clean Water Act Section 402 National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit Program – EPA (Notice of availability of guidance)

Framework for Automated Driving System Safety; Extension of Comment Period NHTSA (Advanced notice of proposed rulemaking; extension of comment period)

Drawbridge Operation Regulation; New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway, Atlantic City, NJ – Coast Guard, (Temporary final rule)