Bus Rapid Transit

The San Fernando Valley's Orange Line bus rapid transit enjoys solid ridership. For an area of the city especially under-served by trains, investing in light rail might be a viable option.
Apr 22, 2015   Los Angeles Times
Bogota's integrated mass transit system has been operation for a decade and continues to grow, but faces challenges for the coming years, from the constant growth in ridership to irregularities in construction contracts.
Dec 23, 2010   TheCityFix
The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority finally approved the construction of 7.7 miles of bus lanes along Wilshire Boulevard, with the exception of a one mile stretch in Westwood known as 'Condo Canyon.'
Dec 10, 2010   The Los Angeles Times
Virtually every modern economy is mixed: governments produce some goods and services and private companies produce others. Blog Post
Nov 15, 2010   By Todd Litman
After a year of outreach and research, Indy Connect has published its report yesterday outlining recommendations for the next 25 years of public transit expenditure. They call for $2.4 billion on transit and $8.4 on road expansion and maintenance.
Nov 13, 2010   the transport politic
Two bus rapid transit projects in Austin that have been delayed for years due to lack of funding have been revived.
Nov 12, 2010   The Austin-American Statesman
The new system is designed to reduce travel time along a heavily congested north-south route on the city's East Side. However, unfamiliar ticketing protocols led to passenger confusion on the first day of operation.
Oct 12, 2010   The New York Times
The London bus network carries over twice the number of people as the underground network. "But with Britain's new coalition government preparing comprehensive budget cuts, the future of London's transport network is uncertain."
Jul 29, 2010   The Global Urbanist
A new bus rapid transit project has begun construction in Amman, Jordan -- a first for the country.
Jul 26, 2010   Treehugger
Chicago and New York City have secured funds form the Federal Transportation Administration to build bus rapid transit systems.
Jul 13, 2010   The Architect's Newspaper
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Jul 12, 2010   By Todd Litman