Remember ShuttlePort? The FLL shuttle service that had problems with drivers crashing? This LA Times article points out that it was owned by the same company that employs Metrolink engineers. Yes, that’s the Metrolink that had the commuter rail crash earlier this month.

Streetsblog had a post last week with a link to a document outlining McCain’s and Obama’s respective positions on transportation. Well worth checking out.

Much closer to home, Broward County is cutting funding for the Tri-Rail feeder buses. As a shuttle stops at my workplace, and my employer just built a bus shelter for it, this is particularly upsetting. We may have more to say about this later.

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  1. TransitDave says:

    Summary: Nothing from McCain, Lip Service and generalities, but no real specifics from Obama on Transit Policy. Who ever wins should draft Rudy Guiliani to craft an Urban Policy.

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  2. [...] that vote by Broward County Commissioners to remove funding for Tri-Rail feeder buses in Broward County? [...]

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