Transportation

7 hours ago
For a city in the middle of a rent crisis, the Tacoma Housing Authority project can't come too soon.
Curbed Seattle
8 hours ago
Rebalancing bus stop in New York City and elsewhere improve speed and service for all riders.
TransitCenter
9 hours ago
Streetsblog USA wants you to use #walkinginthemargins to expose hostile pedestrian environments.
Streetsblog USA
11 hours ago
The half-cent sales tax will fund new rebate programs for zero and near zero-emissions vehicles and multimodal transportation. Opponents claim the privilege tax, as it is called, violates the state constitution because revenues aren't used for roads.
The Bulletin (Oregon)
13 hours ago
Tesla introduces a high-performance, totally electric, semi-autonomous truck that that can haul 80,000 of freight for 500 miles without recharging.
Vox
14 hours ago
If there was a Bronco's game on Sunday, you might be late to work Monday, because RTD doesn't have the drivers to cover both rushes.
Streetsblog Denver
15 hours ago
The much-reported Las Vegas Autonomous bus got into a fender bender on its first day of service, the Las Vegas police department concluded the other vehicle was at fault.
The Washington Post
Yesterday
It's an idea that has already had some success in Philadelphia: give developers a tax abatement on projects that achieve some desired end, in this case fewer surface parking lots.
The Spokesman-Review
Yesterday
Metro Transit's decision to use light rail service for Super Bowl ticket holders rankles some who will be forced to take the bus
St. Paul Pioneer Press
Yesterday
Smart growth advocates have been making this point for years, but a new report from the Washington, D.C. regional planning organization provides more evidence for the strategic location of population and job growth.
Greater Greater Washington
2 days ago
In many locales, instruments like traffic studies take pedestrian health into little account. According to Lark Lo, healthy communities haven't been much of a priority at all.
Next City
2 days ago
Thursday's massive oil spill in South Dakota is not a good omen for TransCanada for a favorable decision on Monday on an application before the Nebraska Public Service Commission on the routing of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.
The Washington Post - Energy and Environment
2 days ago
Greyhound will soon have a new competitor, with an Uber-like business model and a history of fast growth.
CityLab
3 days ago
The High Line in New York City has inspired ambitious projects all over the country. A pedestrian bridge proposed to connect the Arlington neighborhood of Crystal City to the Reagan National Airport provides the latest example.
Urban Turf
3 days ago
Development plans along the Expo Line need more density, affordable housing to achieve city goals
L.A. Times
3 days ago
Early or late, a train that leaves "not on time" is unacceptable in Japan.
The New York Times
3 days ago
Service has notably improved, but that hasn't been enough to boost ridership so far.
The Baltimore Sun
3 days ago
Atlanta's regional transit agency is pursuing funding for a 12-mile extension of the Blue Line light rail line into suburban DeKalb County.
CBS46
4 days ago
A TriMet transit agency analysis has identified a culprit in the decline of transit ridership in Portland: gentrification and displacement.
TransitCenter
4 days ago
Chicago-land bikers and walkers are facing increased danger outside the city's center.
Daily Herald