Transportation

The Chicago Transit Authority has something to celebrate as it tries to dig itself out of a budgetary hole.
3 hours ago   Chicago Tribune
Breaking news came in a pair this week for Google's self-driving car technology.
2 days ago   Quartz
Blog Post
International Winter Bike to Work Day goes down this Friday, February 12. Picture high-fiving, Spandex, and pancakes and you’ll get the gist of the event. Blog Post
2 days ago   By Steven Snell
The Transportation Policy Board of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization approved a big spending increase for a project to widen U.S. Highway 183.
2 days ago   Austin Monitor
A map of bike commuters also maps the political conflicts in a changing Washington, D.C.
2 days ago   Greater Greater Washington
While bikeshare is popular with planners and local officials all over the country, in some cities it still hasn't proven popular with people. One author has some thoughts on how bikeshare can begin to attract larger numbers.
4 days ago   The Urban Edge
The Suncoast Parkway has produced $22 million a year in revenue after a consultant said it would bring in $150 million a year. Yet the Florida Department of Transportation wants to expand the road.
4 days ago   Tampa Bay Times
The first "open gangway" subway cars are due to arrive in New York in 2020. These cars enable passengers to freely walk between cars without having to struggle to open doors to access an adjacent car.
4 days ago   The New York Times
After missing out on the latest round of TIGER grants and being stuck in acquisition limbo with the city of Seattle, the bikeshare system of Pronto is running out of money and time.
4 days ago   The Seattle Times
Fresno State University in California has released plans for a suite of changes that will redefine its approach to transportation—away from a devout focus on cars and toward more transportation options.
4 days ago   Stop and Move
Last month N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed that Empire Station replace Penn Station, but many challenging parts, e.g., the Hudson River Tunnels, moving Madison Square Garden, could derail it. A related piece delves into the prior ARC tunnel project.
5 days ago   Fox Business