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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.
9 hours ago   Tech Insider
The largest fire in the state history is burning in Washington. This year's particularly bad fires had predictable, perhaps preventable, origins.
10 hours ago   The Seattle Times
Ohio rail advocates received good news from the Federal Railroad Administration: The Buckeye State will be included in an FRA study to expand its now meager service, but support from Republican Gov. John Kasich is unlikely judging from his record.
11 hours ago   Dayton Daily News
The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute released its eighth report on peak motorization in the U.S., an evaluation of time spent traveling for a broad category of purposes, not just work. From 2004 to 2014, total time decreased.
12 hours ago   The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute
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Tired of standing on a street corner to count traffic? Technology is automating traffic counts and providing more detailed and accurate data to support planning. Blog Post
13 hours ago   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
A neighborhood known as a shopping district is quickly transforming into a live, work, play destination in heart of Denver.
14 hours ago   The Denver Post
As it works to gather the $60 million necessary to implement permanent changes to Monument Circle, Indianapolis is testing ideas for how to make the location more pedestrian friendly.
15 hours ago   Streetsblog USA
The headline chosen here summarizes the argument put forward by Vox's Joseph Stromberg, who believes that self-driving cars will be a serious upgrade over the average human driver.
16 hours ago   Vox
What was promised as the tallest building in the world built by modular construction is delayed and the subject of lawsuits. State documents, recently made public, describe water damage, tolerance challenges, and unanticipated repairs.
17 hours ago   City Limits
Washington City Paper creates a record of the many murals that have been lost to new construction and shifting demographics in neighborhoods around Washington, D.C.
18 hours ago   Washington City Paper
The Garden State once dreamed of becoming a global leader in offshore wind electricity generation. Now its plans look dead in the water.
Yesterday   The Record