November 13, 2015, 11am PST
A new tool from the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Centers for Disease Control allows comparisons between state or metropolitan area on transportation and public health indicators.
March 23, 2010, 2pm PDT
The IL state senate's 51-2 passage of a bill creating the Illinois and Midwest High Speed Rail Commission on March 18 is a major step toward planning the 150+ mph train from Chicago to St. Louis.
April 4, 2008, 8am PDT
<p>This report from <em>Metro Magazine</em> outlines 25 North American cities currently planning bus rapid transit lines.</p>
July 13, 2003, 3pm PDT
A study of rail-based public transit systems in nine U.S. cities finds that rail systems have boosted redevelopment around transit stations.
January 21, 2002, 5am PST
Katherine M. Lapp is appointed the new executive director of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
December 10, 2001, 5am PST
Metro Magazine reports on emerging public transit smart card systems.