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A recent trend in returning the use of streets and other public space to the use of humans and other modes of transportation other than the car is more striking with some historical perspective.
12 hours ago   Tech Insider
An analysis of infill transit stations built since 2012 along "L" routes in Chicago shows clear increases in ridership and transit oriented development.
Yesterday   Metropolitan Planning Council - The Connector
There are now 402 bus rapid transit (BRT) lines operating around the world, according to data from BRTData.org.
Yesterday   The City Fix
Jeff Speck and Spencer Boomhower created a video to illustrate how road diets work.
Yesterday   CityLab
Blog Post
Too many city plans represent business-as-usual, sit on a shelf collecting dust, or miss the chance to reflect a truly game-changing moment in the direction of a city. Want your new city plan process to result in a great plan? Consider these 10 keys. Blog Post
Yesterday   By Brent Toderian
More residents moved from the counties of Los Angeles and Orange to the nearby counties of San Bernardino and Riverside than anywhere else in the country.
Yesterday   The Sacramento Bee
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is having a difficult time explaining to the public how the 122-year-old bridge can be safe for motorized vehicles "up to nine tons" but pedestrians pose a weight problem.
Yesterday   WLEX-TV
According to analysts like Aaron Renn, the exodus of educated Millennials from what some perceive to be less-glamorous cities shouldn't signal impending doom. For one thing, brain drain might not be happening at all.
Yesterday   Next City
Blog Post
University of New Orleans Professor Dr. Anna Livia Brand writes about the shortcomings in the recovery planning process in post-Katrina New Orleans caused by unaddressed racial inequality. Blog Post
Yesterday   By JPER
Included in the draft version of the DRIVE Act: funding to study the restoration of Amtrak's Sunset Limited route along the Gulf Coast until Hurricane Katrina.
Yesterday   The Hill
A spate of media coverage responded to the news that Uber had released a new feature called "Smart Routes."
2 days ago   TechCrunch