Transportation Spending

When it comes to infrastructure, we are frequently reminded of the consequences of not repairing roads and bridges. Two prolific transportation writers recently changed the focus to where the money is spent.
Feb 17, 2015   CityLab
<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 Tim Halbur
<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
<p>Canada's new federal budget allocates $500 million for public transit and makes a "permanent" commitment to allocating a portion of the gas tax to municipalities for infrastructure-related spending. But is it enough?</p>
Mar 5, 2008   CBC News
The planned expansion of Interstate-5 in San Diego County would finally complete the Southern California metropolis. Los Angeles and Orange Counties became wall-to-wall sprawl development decades ago, erasing all traces of their rural heritage and the scenic outdoors. Blog Post
Mar 3, 2007   By Diana DeRubertis
In spring 2007, the Texas Transportation Institute and its partners will release the newest version of the "Mobility Report." This eagerly-awaited document will chronicle the worsening congestion in urban and suburban America. Blog Post
Feb 25, 2007   By Steven Polzin