Transportation Planning

In a recent review of the state-of-the-art, two planning researchers conclude that traffic forecasts often fail to accurately predict that demand for new transportation infrastructure.
Jun 16, 2014   Transport Reviews
Pittsburgh becomes first city in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to hire a full-time bike/pedestrian coordinator.
Aug 14, 2008   Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
<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>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>Americans are notoriously bad at navigating European-style traffic circles, but it seems Canadians are also confounded.</p>
May 31, 2008   The Edmonton Sun
Opinion
May 30, 2008   By Samuel Staley
<p>In a policy analysis for the Cato Institute, Randal O'Toole reviews plans for more than 75 of the nation's largest metropolitan areas reveals that virtually all of them fail to follow standard planning methods, and half of them are not effective.</p>
May 27, 2008   Cato Institute
<p>Transportation planners and public officials have begun to consider ways to reconfigure cities and alter driving patterns in order to reduce vehicle miles traveled and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.</p>
Mar 3, 2008   InTransition Magazine
In its most forward attempt to ensnare the fabled "discretionary rider," my local transit agency recently set out handsome billboards touting the pleasures of the bus and the miseries of driving alone. Opinion
Mar 14, 2007   By Josh Stephens