New funds have already been allocated to public transit agencies, but unexpected increases in ridership have called for even more. The funds come as part of a new energy bill intended to reduce foreign oil dependence.
Sep 10, 2008 The Wall Street Journal
An Albany newspaper takes a look at cycling in the Capital District: cycling is up, and advocacy groups are working to take advantage of it.
Sep 9, 2008 Metroland
Pittsburgh becomes first city in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to hire a full-time bike/pedestrian coordinator.
Aug 14, 2008 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
<p>At a time when highway infrastructure is already facing challenges such as the rising costs of concrete and steel, a change in driving habits is causing a major reduction in available funds.</p>
Jul 29, 2008 The Wall St. Journal
<p>Toronto's Metrolink brings together city and transportation planners to brainstorm the transit of the future.</p>
Jun 25, 2008 The Toronto Star
<p>GOOD Magazine sends a reporter across country on Amtrak to give a riders-eye view of the system.</p>
Jun 18, 2008 GOOD Magazine
<p>Officials in Maine are considering a plan to build a cross-state superhighway.</p>
Jun 9, 2008 The Ellsworth American
<p>Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich gives his two cents about the need to expand public transit.</p>
Jun 7, 2008 Robert Reich's Blog
<p>Scooter sales are on the rise, as Americans wake up to the effect of high gas prices on their pocketbook.</p>
May 25, 2008 By
<p>The New York Times looks across the nation and finds consumers reluctantly changing their habits to deal with rising gas prices.</p>
May 24, 2008 The New York Times