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Transportation Headlines for Tuesday June 12, 2007

America's Worst Traffic Traps

Bay Area Rapid Transit conceived 50 years ago
The Argus

California lawmaker promises to revisit guzzler fee - auto interests cited in defeat of state bill
Mercury News

Fuel-sipping trains
Baltimore Sun

In Defense Of Sprawl

OCTA approves Rapid buses - Vehicles will make fewer stops and can delay red lights. System, used by L.A. County, should move riders one-third quicker,1,6601810.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

Richardson says light rail could transform LA, other cities
Fresno Bee

Richardson touts light-rail network in L.A.
Daily News

Talks expected to resume in OCTA bus drivers' dispute,1,5929347.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

TOD 101: Why Transit-Oriented Development And Why Now?
Smart Grown Online

Transportation costs pose problem for grads - Seniors consider options of where to live and how to get to work, weighing cars and public transit
Daily News

Warming, demand give edge to transit funding - In tight year, backers hoping 'perfect storm' will reverse state cuts
Daily Review