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Transportation Headlines for Thursday April 17, 2008

All Aboard for Blue Bus 80th Anniversary
Santa Monica Surf/Lookout News

California putting up $7.7M for hydrogen fueling stations

Going Ga-Ga for Google Transit

Google Transit coming to L.A.
Los Angeles Times/Emerald City Blog

High-speed trains will power California forward
Capitol Weekly

Legislature eyes 11th-hour changes to High-Speed Rail bond
Capitol Weekly

Make Earth Day Your Public Transportation Day
American Public Transportation Association

Metro Store Goes Green

Metro’s Citizen Advisory Council Opens Blog

Monorail Red set to debut at Disneyland as Blue arrives
Los Angeles Times/Travel Blog

MTA-LAX link gets first OK - TRANSIT: Oropeza's plan to connect Green Line with airport wins approval from state Senate committee
Daily Breeze

Not Much Space for Bike or Ped. Projects in LA-OC Study

Orange County toll road foes apply pressure - A California congressional delegation urges Commerce secretary to uphold a state panel's veto of the proposal for Orange County,1,1018785.story
Los Angeles Times

Pedal to the metal: fuel prices spiral upward - Surging gasoline prices, now at $3.73 a gallon for unleaded regular, mean billions of sales tax dollars for the government treasuries
Capitol Weekly

Senator McCain’s Gas Tax Holiday Would Hurt The Economy -- Don’t Cut Transportation Funds
America Public Transportation Association

Ten Reasons Why Suspending the Federal Gas Tax Would be Bad for the Economy and Poor Public Policy,353422.shtml

Top Southern California Business and Civic Leaders Urge Federal Legislators to Invest in the Region and 'Build America Together',354906.shtml

Top Three CO2 Emitting US Counties Are Houston, Los Angeles And Chicago
Medical News Today