A new video features urban explorer Steve Duncan as he adventures in the abandoned subway tunnels beneath New York City.
Jan 6, 2011 Wired
New dedicated lanes and limited-stop buses have entered the transportation picture in New York City.
Jan 5, 2011 The New York Times
Winter storms have combined with bad road engineering, geography, funding shortfalls and inequities in Sonoma County, California. drivers and cyclists can expect an unusually rough ride this year and more to come.
Jan 4, 2011 The Press Democrat
After 9/11, lower Manhattan became a tangle of makeshift roadblocks and security measures. Architect Rob Rogers was tasked with redesigning the bollards to be more pleasing to the eye while still serving as secure barriers to entry.
Jan 3, 2011 Metropolis Magazine
<em>The Infrastructurist</em> runs down the ten most important news stories and trends in the world of infrastructure in 2010.
Dec 29, 2010 The Infrastructurist
Urban explorer dsankt offers an in-depth look inside abandoned sections of the Metro system of Paris.
Dec 28, 2010 Sleepy City
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood wrote a major address to the nation in support of high speed rail that appeared in Florida's Orlando Sentinel. Streetsblog notes the significance of that paper in light of events in Wisconsin and Ohio.
Dec 26, 2010 Orlando Sentinel
After years of debate, San Francisco plans to close the diesel- and natural gas-burning Potrero Hill Plant, one of the dirtiest facilities in California, by January 1, reports John Coté.
Dec 24, 2010 San Francisco Chronicle
Washington D.C. is planning to build a citywide streetcar network, but the overhead wires required for those plans would affect the city's historic views.
Dec 23, 2010 NPR
<em>Grist</em>'s Sarah Goodyear talks with New York City Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan about her work in the city -- and what other cities can learn from it.
Dec 23, 2010 Grist