Transportation

16 hours ago
Providing user experience in self-driving cars offers an under-appreciated business opportunity.
Quartz
20 hours ago
It looks very likely that Scotland will take unprecedented action—and global leadership—in the name of traffic safety.
Price Tags
Yesterday
35 sleek trucks smoothing their way around Europe with increased visibility to decrease dangers for pedestrians and reduce drag for energy efficiency.
Quartz
Yesterday
Bus rides will be free to coincide with the city of Lafayette's Bike Safety Festival on June 2.
KLFY
Yesterday
The Pennsylvania Senate Transit Committee approved a bill to allow for photo enforcement to catch drivers making illegal passes that could endanger children in front of school buses.
Trib Live
Yesterday
Shipping coal from Utah to export to Asia through a new cargo facility in Oakland, California took a significant step forward on May 15 with a strongly worded ruling condemning the adequacy of the city of Oakland's environmental analysis.
KQED: California Report
Yesterday
This version is called 'The Best of All Possible Plans.'
Twitter
Yesterday
The Omaha Bus Rapid Transit (ORBT) system will feature prepaid fares, 60-foot buses, level boarding, and bus lanes.
Omaha World Herald
2 days ago
What does the way people commute reveal about the role of individuals in society?
CityLab
2 days ago
What they lack in speed they make up for in revelry. But multiple-rider "beer bikes" also pose challenges to regulators.
Governing
2 days ago
Right turns on red became legal at a large scale across the country in the 1970s, despite the threats the practice represents to pedestrians and people on bikes.
Streetsblog USA
2 days ago
The Pacific Northwest's Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area is studying options to add congestion pricing to one or two interstates.
The Oregonian
2 days ago
Swaths of the city of Philadelphia could see increased parking minimums if a new version of a bill that failed in 2016 makes its way through City Council.
PlanPhilly
2 days ago
TransitCenter's Steven Higashide argues that despite all the hype around self-driving vehicles, traditional high-capacity transit still has some distinct advantages. As long, that is, as transit agencies are willing to recognize them.
TransitCenter
3 days ago
A $1 million project to reduce vehicle lanes on Detroit's Jefferson Boulevard is designed to increase safety along the busy corridor.
Crain's Detroit Business
3 days ago
According to an analysis of U.S. National Travel Surveys, the Millennial preference for non-automotive travel is mostly hype. Millennials show behavior similar to other age groups and respond to the economy.
Transfers
3 days ago
A large scale study conducted in the U.K. shows biking to work leads to a longer life, despite dangers on the roads.
Streetsblog USA
4 days ago
In car-dependent communities, road diets and bike lanes can be a tough sell.
CityLab
4 days ago
The epidemic of falling ridership has struck no American city as hard as Charlotte, but there's plenty that could be done to recover.
The Charlotte Observer
5 days ago
The number of fatalities from SUVs is up more than 80 percent in the United States since 2009.
Jalopnik