Transportation

1 hour ago
From an environmental perspective, transit oriented development is hard to argue. From a socio-economic perspective, transit oriented development must make room for all income levels, according to this opinion piece posted on the NRDC website.
NRDC's onearth
2 hours ago
Brightline thinks it can build a high speed rail connection between Tampa and Orlando without public money, and Governor Rick Scott looks ready to let them.
Tampa Bay Times
18 hours ago
Two articles in national publications share findings from recent studies that make it harder to accept the "distracted walking" excuse for increased traffic fatalities.
FiveThirtyEight
22 hours ago
A local writer compares the plan to expand I-270 and the Capital Beltway to an earlier era of transportation planning.
Greater Greater Washington
Yesterday
Mayor Anne Hidalgo's efforts to improve air quality by reducing car trips in the city of Paris are paying off.
road.cc
Yesterday
Speed cameras have somehow become an even more contentious issue in New York.
Politico
2 days ago
The innovative car share company has the green light for a year long pilot project in the city of Chicago.
Smart Cities Dive
2 days ago
Driving an electric ride-hailing vehicle may be good for the planet but costly for the driver who may have to limit the distance of rides and search for fast-chargers. Uber is trying to help out.
San Francisco Chronicle
2 days ago
A look at the relationship between sprawl and climate change mitigation in the fast-growing North Carolina city.
Yale Climate Connections
3 days ago
Not all bike routes are created equal; some are just mellower.
Chicago Reader
3 days ago
This is another one of those "funny" articles, in that it's satire about a tragic state of affairs.
The Beaverton
3 days ago
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority is tackling a redesign of the bus system serving the city of Philadelphia.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
3 days ago
Voters in a new Transportation Development District supported new taxes to help fund the extension of the Kansas City Streetcar. Despite a paltry turnout, the taxes passed by a wide margin.
The Kansas City Star
3 days ago
End the sharrow experiment, says this columnist.
The Record
4 days ago
The $135 million BaltimoreLink bus system redesign launched in June 2017.
Baltimore Sun
4 days ago
The Staten Island Partnership for Transit and Resiliency Improvements (SIPTRI) would be tasked with improving the competitiveness of the borough as it grows to 500,000 residents and beyond.
Crain's New York Business
4 days ago
Transit planners with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority have recommended light rail for the planned East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project.
The Architect's Newspaper
4 days ago
The failed "Fair Share Amendment" would have taxed the wealthy to pay for transportation and education.
WBUR
4 days ago
Transit advocates are concerned the plan doesn't do enough to support modes other than cars.
Bike Portland
4 days ago
The Riverview transit corridor has plenty of local support. Now planners will get to work.
The Pioneer Press