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Localities like Contra Costa County are piloting non-consumer AVs like shuttles, which are great for getting early feedback and benefit all residents.
The transition away from transit powered by fossil fuels is happening at a slower pace in the U.S. and Europe.
January 2, 2018
State and local groups start 2018 awaiting the White House’s long-promised public works package.
The NTSB said the train that derailed south of Seattle on Monday was traveling 80 miles per hour, 50 miles faster than the speed limit on the curve where it crashed.
, The Atlantic
December 19, 2017
At least 3 passengers were killed and many more injured as railcars left the tracks adjacent to a busy freeway in Washington state.
The Emerald City and its new mayor are trying to expedite new transit projects on a timeline where there's little room for multi-jurisdictional and stakeholder error.
The state understands it can’t hope to outpace Silicon Valley, but it can outpace other states in adopting autonomous vehicles and hyperloop.
Local jurisdictions are looking at less-expensive ways to improve transit service through traffic-clogged corridors. But it takes advocates inside and outside government to make them a reality.
Predictability is proving a priority for bicycle riders among the 98 cities adopting Zagster’s new Pace offering.
The transit agency is in the process of recovering 30 million backup files.
Bus service can be delayed for a variety of reasons, including squinting. Yes, squinting.
Navigation software will determine the path the "micro-transit" vehicles will take, based on factors like traffic conditions and requests for pick-ups and drop-offs.
House lawmakers mull road and transit issues as they wait for the Trump administration’s infrastructure plan.
“Just the fact that there are number of AV microbus experiments already up and running suggests there is indeed a problem to be solved,” according to tech analyst Mark Rogowsky.
, Special to Route Fifty
October 11, 2017
Range anxiety? Get an 18-ton electric bus.
September 19, 2017
In the months ahead, local government leaders plan to build upon technology now deployed along the downtown streetcar line.
Yes, the city does have a mass transit system. And it will need it.
September 5, 2017
A smart action by a transit agency is hailed as “a good move” during tropical storm.
STATE AND LOCAL NEWS ROUNDUP | A Conn. city may prohibit pedestrian cellphone use in crosswalks; Colo. new autonomous vehicle pilot for construction zones; and Wyo. governor applauds Trump executive order on environmental review.
Rahm Emanuel made his case at the U.S. Conference of Mayors summer leadership meeting, while encouraging colleagues to get creative with investment.
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