Commuters

A recent study shows significant variation in commute times for students depending on where they live in New York City. The concern with the findings is that longer commute times have greater impacts on students already facing other obstacles.
Jun 2, 2014   Chalkbeat New York
A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) rider calls out her least favorite fellow commuters, from inconsiderate people in the handicapped spots to the person munching their fries while everyone is headed home and hungry.
May 25, 2010   Contra Costa Times
As China Expands its high speed rail system, some of the country's rural poor have criticized the trains for being too expensive.
May 22, 2010   Global Times
Casper, a cat from Plymouth, England who was frequently seen riding one of the town's bus lines, was tragically killed by a hit-and-run driver.
Jan 22, 2010   The Herald
A new study from ULI details the transportation costs for households around the San Francisco Bay Area, and finds that SFers spend on average $500 less each month than suburban dwellers in the area.
Nov 5, 2009   The San Francisco Chronicle
Idling commuter buses in Atlanta cause air pollution and traffic congestion, and locals are getting fed up.
Jun 13, 2009   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Tokyo finds solution to commuter bicycle parking shortage by building high-tech robotic garages.
Sep 8, 2008   The Washington Post
<p>The Minneapolis area is already 2nd in the nation for the percentage of commuters who bike to work. With gas prices soaring, the number of bicyclists has soared. One route over the Mississippi River has seen a doubling of bikes from last year.</p>
Jul 9, 2008   Star Tribune