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DC Streetsblog: Oregon Takes the Next Step in Moving Beyond the Gas Tax Rep. Earl Blumenauer likes to say that Oregon was the first state to adopt a gas tax and it will be the first state to get rid of it. In 2006-2007, the state conducted a pilot study of alternative revenue collection methods, with an eye toward moving …

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[Boston] Public food market gets $10m promise [Boston.com] The Boston Public Market will be located along the Greenway in a building close to the location of the current Haymarket. The market is expected to be open in 12-18 months. RIPTA trying to avoid reductions to bus service [ProJo] The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority is looking into avoiding service reductions …

Time Lapse World-Tour

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Well, OK, not the whole world, but a few places. After we posted the Japan and London time lapse videos, a reader sent us some links to a bunch of other time lapse videos. Enjoy. New York:

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Mass. Senate approves bill licensing 3 casinos [ProJo] The bill includes an ammendment allowing Fall River to develop a casino on 300 acres of land at the northern edge of the city. Here in Rhode Island, Gordon Fox is making noise about calling back the Assembly to override the Governor’s veto of a casino ballot question. Ximedica to expand HQ …