The (Transit Policy) Change We’ve Been Waiting For!

Today, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced a big move toward putting transit on a more level playing field in federal transportation funding decisions, while encouraging communities to work to maximize the “livability” benefits of transit investments. This would be a significant change in federal transit policy, helping many communities around the U.S. to initiate new transit projects, while improving the way that these projects are planned, designed, and built, with an eye toward environmental benefits.

via Switchboard, from NRDC :: Colin Peppard’s Blog :: The (Transit Policy) Change We’ve Been Waiting For!.