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With infill stations, older transit agencies extend their reach 0 marmar Yesterday Yesterday 4 96
Public Transit Is Underfunded Because the Wealthy Donít Rely on It 3 KamaAina Monday Monday 2 184
For Walkers and Cyclists, A Swedish Road-Planning Strategy Helps Save Lives 1 KamaAina Monday Monday 5 252
How The Suburbs Got Poor 1 KamaAina Sep 5 Sep 5 1 231
Nine years after Katrina, New Orleansí public transit is still rebuilt for wealthy whites 0 KamaAina Sep 4 Sep 4 8 261
S.F. property owners to get tax break from creating urban farms 0 KamaAina Sep 2 Sep 2 2 124
Man 3-D Prints Backyard Castle, Plans Two-Story House Next (xpost from GD) 13 KamaAina Aug 27 Sep 1 23 2241
For London, one Crossrail isnít enough 1 marmar Aug 23 Aug 23 1 232
Self-Service Scooters are the Next Form of Communal Transportation in Paris? 0 marmar Aug 23 Aug 23 0 148
Can Light Rail Be an Engine of Opportunity? The Twin Cities Story 4 KamaAina Aug 20 Aug 21 0 314
Letís make suburbs into cities: New urbanism, car culture and the future of community 2 marmar Aug 17 Aug 20 1 203
Chicago: Additional bus-on-shoulder service coming to Stevenson; possible some day on Edens 0 marmar Aug 17 Aug 17 1 270
Measuring Metro's Performance: A Tight Squeeze Through The Rosslyn Bottleneck 1 marmar Aug 17 Aug 17 2 148
How Your Cityís Public Transit Stacks Up 2 KamaAina Aug 14 Aug 14 0 192
The Case for Public Transportation, in Infographic Form 2 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 2 175
Missoula buses will be 'zero fare' beginning Jan. 5 4 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 10 292
Best Muni routes for seeing San Francisco 1 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 1 120
Construction underway on Detroit's light rail line 1 marmar Aug 5 Aug 6 1 210
D.C. streetcar operator training begins this week 0 marmar Aug 5 Aug 5 1 120
Paris Launched a Kid-Friendly Bike Share. Could the U.S. Be Next? 0 marmar Jul 30 Jul 30 2 200
Scared of Biking in Traffic? These Cities Are Making It Safe 3 marmar Jul 11 Jul 13 4 229
D.C.: Old Railcars Slow Down Metro Progress 0 marmar Jul 11 Jul 11 2 262
China's incredible high-speed rail system 5 IronLionZion Jul 9 Jul 9 1 406
$6 Rides for BART's Oakland Airport Connector 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 238
Public Works: Getting Paid to Bike to Work 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 173
America forgot about bikes. Now it needs them more than ever. 6 mahatmakanejeeves May 2014 Jun 2014 4 456
London is raising its congestion pricing charge 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 1 220
Streetcar Funding Slashed By D.C. Council 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 199
M-1 Rail on track for groundbreaking in Detroit 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 1 240
For D.C. Residents, Streetcar Return Will Pose Practical Challenges 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 0 214
NY: Clock ticking on Hudson crossings, Amtrak warns 4 marmar May 2014 May 2014 2 286
Why bus rapid transit has stalled in Bay Area 1 marmar May 2014 May 2014 1 238
LA Bike Week: Is cycling in Los Angeles getting any safer? 1 marmar May 2014 May 2014 0 152
Is Effective Transit Possible in a Transit-Hostile City? 4 marmar May 2014 May 2014 2 336
Orlando: SunRail Exceeding Ridership Expectations: Officials 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 3 252
Philadelphia: SEPTA to restore all-night subway service 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 295
First cuts to Metro Transit spread all over Seattle area 4 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 520
Chicago: CTA: 16 buildings need to be razed for Belmont 'L' overpass 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 350
Huge "Big Boy" Steam Locomotive Coming Back to Life 5 Stuart G Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 487
D.C.: Second Time's The Charm? Contractor To Submit Silver Line For Approval 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 173
Twin Cities: Southwest Corridor light-rail route gets green light 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 213
Los Angeles: Westside subway extension survives legal challenge by Beverly Hills 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 226
NY: G Train Faces Summer Shutdown 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 179
Silver Line Delays Holding Up Tysons Corner Development 3 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 326
NY: Port Authority Wants to Build Bus Terminal Annex 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 199
Houston: Metro Sees Record-Breaking Spring Break Ridership 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 195
New Study Demolishes Anti-Streetcar Arguments; Project Benefits Means It More than Pays for Itself 3 lowkell Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 940
Recent Trends in Bus and Rail Ridership 3 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 360
Why More U.S. Cities Need to Embrace Bus-Rapid Transit 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 277
NY: Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 262
San Francisco Airport uses tech to meet runway safety standards. 0 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 361
Maryland: Purple Line receives federal environmental approval, allowing condemnations to begin 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 267
NY: Congestion pricing plan gains actual momentum 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 179
Chicago: Task force: Create superagency for transit 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 177
D.C.: What's Delaying the Silver Line? Pull Up a Chair. 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 227
LA Times: Teaching new Metro riders the subway of doing things 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 274
Public Transportation Trends Expose Ecological, Economic and Social Crossroads 0 nxylas Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 415
Chicago: CTA set to put all fares under Ventra 1 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 254
Record 10.7 Billion Trips Taken On U.S. Public Transportation In 2013 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 225
Amtrak's California Zephyr returns to Denver Union Station 8 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 10 763
Did you hear about monorail cat? 0 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 5 534
Chicago: Metra looks to lease rail cars from other states 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 318
Roger Penske touts M-1 Rail project as Detroit's 'home-run project' 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 315
The battle for mass transitís soul: How will tomorrowís greatest cities travel? 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 225
Recent Storms and Major Development Could Revive Discussion of State Money for MARTA (audio link) 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 183
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 193
Northeast LA Getting LA's First Bike-Friendly Business District 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 229
D.C. Metro Chief: If You Want More Service, We Need More Money 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 280
Fancy, Futuristic Touch-Screen Subway Maps Have Arrived 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 245
Civic Group Proposes Closing Parts of 20 Chicago Streets 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 206
Bus riders frozen out as fight over snow removal leaves many NJ Transit stops packed in ice 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 286
Trolley-Train Hybrid Tackles City Streets, Then Speeds to Suburbs 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 4 344
Atlanta: MARTA GM: Rail system would ideally be double its size 3 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 297
NY: New Tappan Zee Bridge: Report details bus rapid transit 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 270
Florida: Campaign Pushing to 'Greenlight' Pinellas Mass Transit Tax 2 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 384
Houston: Contaminated Soil Sinks Metro Underpass Plans for Green Line 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 265
WaPo: Contractor says Silver Line is complete; MWAA now has 15 days to decide 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 333
San Francisco: Pedestrian death nothing new on perilous Sunset Boulevard 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 309
Revisiting an N train extension to Laguardia 2 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 409
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