Bus Rapid Transit

The real estate market has been transformed in cites that added bus rapid transit in the past decade, according to a new study presented this week at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting.
Jan 14, 2016   Streetsblog USA
A car-dependent city is undertaking one of the most ambitious build-outs of bus rapid transit found anywhere in the United States.
Dec 28, 2015   U.S. Department Of Transportation
Until this weekend, CTA buses in Downtown Chicago averaged a speed of 3 mph. The Loop Link is designed to improve those results.
Dec 22, 2015   Chi.Streetsblog
Residents of Staten Island suffer from very long commutes, and many rely on cars. The New York City Council has proposed a study to determine how additional transit could be implemented in the borough.
Dec 5, 2015   SI Live
A proposed BRT route between Palo Alto and San Jose is the latest to hit a setback.
Dec 1, 2015   Palo Alto Online
With a light rail network now reaching 60 miles, the Portland region is ready to explore its next regional transit options.
Nov 30, 2015   The Oregonian
One of the busiest corridors in Northern Virginia, both in traffic and development, is under consideration for a new transit line.
Nov 18, 2015   WAMU
A city infamous for a broken and largely informal system of public transit is implementing a massive overhaul of its bus system. High capacity bus rapid transit will run at the center of the new system.
Oct 30, 2015   Los Angeles Times
Seattle voters will decide on Prop. 1, a $985 million transportation levy known as Move Seattle, unanimously endorsed by the City Council and strongly backed by Mayor Ed Murray. However, the bus and bike priorities attracted a well-funded opponent.
Oct 27, 2015   King 5 News
There are now 402 bus rapid transit (BRT) lines operating around the world, according to data from BRTData.org.
Sep 1, 2015   The City Fix
But not to Portland, nor even in Oregon for that matter. The Vine will service downtown Vancouver, Washington and be operated by Vancouver's public transit agency, C-TRAN. It broke ground in downtown Vancouver on Monday.
Aug 26, 2015   Oregon Public Broadcasting