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Bus Transit

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The RideKC bus system is being redesigned on a high frequency grid.
RideKC
November 6, 2020, 5am PST
A new Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority program has quickly deployed bus infrastructure around the Boston area, focusing on neighborhoods where people are relying on the bus during the pandemic.
Next City
October 28, 2020, 5am PDT
Back in June, the city of New York seemed poised for a major shift in transportation priority. In October, reality is setting in about how hard a sell the transformation will be.
StreetsBlog NYC
October 25, 2020, 9am PDT
Vox's popular video explainer production team explains the consequences of U.S. auto dependency, and how to make transit work in the world we live in.
Vox
August 20, 2020, 6am PDT
An ambitious program to add 20 miles of bus lanes and protected bus ways in the city of New York has been diminished by political opposition in parts of the city.
StreetsBlog NYC
August 17, 2020, 5am PDT
It's a case of arrested development, as local opposition has derailed ambitious plans to greatly expand bus priority on streets around the city of New York.
New York Post
August 13, 2020, 6am PDT
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) revealed a draft system redesign this week.
Cleveland.com
August 12, 2020, 11am PDT
A reminder of the consequences of the pandemic on transit operations, in this case with an example of a highly used private bus service in New Jersey.
NorthJersey.com
August 6, 2020, 8am PDT
Elevated stations, level boardings, dedicated lanes, camera enforcement of lanes—AC Transit's Tempo bus rapid transit line has it all.
The Mercury News
July 23, 2020, 5am PDT
The new normal might be fleeting on buses in New York City, but it's already different than the normal routine during the early months of the pandemic.
StreetsBlog NYC
July 7, 2020, 5am PDT
Buses in New York City are proving to be a crucial tool as New York recovers from a brutal experience at the beginning of the pandemic.
The New York Times
July 1, 2020, 10am PDT
CTtransit will work with Robotic Research LLC, New Flyer of America, and the Center for Transportation and Environment to be the first public transit provider in the United States to operate full-sized, autonomous buses.
Smart Cities Dive
June 14, 2020, 5am PDT
D.C. is eliminating 74 parking spots on 14th Street NW to make space for dedicated bus lanes and a new protected bike lane.
DCist
June 10, 2020, 9am PDT
Hamilton County, Ohio, home to Cincinnati and the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, has a new coffer of money to fund public transit improvements.
Government Technology
June 10, 2020, 5am PDT
While it falls short of a more ambitious proposal pitched by the MTA recently, a new plan to expand bus priority on the streets of New York City would mark a significant expansion of a trend that started on 14th Street in Manhattan.
StreetsBlog NYC
June 5, 2020, 5am PDT
It's possible that bus public transit could some day again be a powerful tool for economic and social mobility.
The Onion
June 1, 2020, 9am PDT
The optics of public transit suffered over the weekend, as a few transit agencies have been commandeered by police and even shut down entirely with little or no notice, stranding protesters and essential workers alike.
New York Daily News
March 5, 2020, 12pm PST
Money intended for electric buses in Indianapolis will instead be spent on diesel buses.
Indystar
February 27, 2020, 10am PST
Pittsburgh-area buses operating on routes with a recently reduced number of stops are more likely to arrive on time than before the changes.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
February 25, 2020, 7am PST
Chicago is late to the game on all-door bus boarding, but that will change this summer.
Chicago Tribune