The U.S. Conference of Mayors vice president focuses on getting his community excited for the “human aspect” of the disruptive technology.
Cities are desperate to tame the sidewalk chaos of the e-scooter industry. One startup offers a solar-powered parking solution.
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Duke University declined to sign a collaborative agreement necessary to secure federal funding for the North Carolina project.
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Workers live far away from available jobs in metropolitan areas across the country, researchers found.
Fixed-route bus use, in particular, has seen steep declines in use while ride-sharing continues to grow in popularity, according to a new report.
New research from a transit-reform nonprofit found that riders are likely to return to public transit if service improves.
Yes, you can close a major urban highway and the world won’t end.
The death of a young mother who fell in a New York City subway station has drawn scrutiny to the inaccessibility of public-transit systems.
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From wildfire prevention efforts to farm loans to mass transit, here are the latest potential casualties of a long-term funding hiatus.
A recent survey shows the “great need” to serve those who can’t drive or will no longer be able to.
“Necessity is the mother of invention,” says Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who plans to “break the box” on a long-planned tunnel rehabilitation project three months before its scheduled start.
Savings would be spent on public transit and zero-emission vehicles.
A growing number of cities are hiring visual artists, musicians and performers to work on small- and large-scale projects that deal with transportation.
Next up is Raleigh Union Station’s second phase, which just secured $20 million in new funding from the Trump administration.
There are “three conceivable ways” expanded tolling could work in Los Angeles, according to Metro.
New York City's mass transit system has been facing financial stress and service problems. Could legalizing pot help?
The next step is executing funding agreements allowing public transit project sponsors to actually spend the money.
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