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July 29, 2018, 9am PDT
Past studies have shown how ride hailing services have added to congestion. A new study by Bruce Schaller suggests that even ride shares add to traffic, because they pull riders off of more efficient transit options like public transit.
The Washington Post
June 9, 2018, 9am PDT
A new study finds that bus service determines bus ridership.
CityLab
May 21, 2018, 6am PDT
Flixbus is launching in Los Angeles, aiming for the kind of fast success they've had in Europe where they quickly became the continent’s largest bus provider after being founded in 2013.
Quartz
April 26, 2018, 2pm PDT
Some credit a drop in DUI arrests in the city of Chicago to drunks using ride hailing services.
Streetsblog
April 22, 2018, 7am PDT
"Canada looks a lot like much of the US, in terms of economic types, city sizes and ages, development patterns," Jarret Walker says. So why can't Americans keep pace with Canadian public transit?
Human Transit
November 7, 2017, 7am PST
Phoenix voters approved the city's Transportation 2050 plan, a package which includes more frequent bus service, road improvements, eventual light rail service and subsidizes Lyft rides: Lyft for public transit riders going to or coming from a stop.
Smart Cities Dive
August 17, 2017, 1pm PDT
An apparent suicide stopped trains Tuesday morning at the Fullerton stop, which serves as a hub for Chicago's North Side transit. Prices for a ride from the area to downtown via Lyft reached triple digits.
DNA Info
July 18, 2017, 9am PDT
Uber drivers may be offered equity in the company if a company plan goes through.
Business Insider
February 7, 2015, 1pm PST
In some cities, it can feel like a new era of transportation—with new options like real-time bus arrival data, on-demand cars-for-hire, and more, all available through a smart phone. Which cities are out in front of the new world?
Frontier Group
December 16, 2014, 1pm PST
The popular ride share service Uber launched service in Brevard County, Florida last week, a sign that the company is not putting the brakes on growth while it confronts difficult issues.
Florida Today