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SF gas stations dwindle in real estate boom (xpost from Calif.) 0 KamaAina Oct 6 Oct 6 0 382
Repairing Sandy Damaged Rail Tunnels Could Snarl Commute for Years 1 marmar Oct 2 Oct 2 1 205
D.C.: Replacement Of Metro's Delay-Prone Old Rail Cars Delayed 0 marmar Sep 16 Sep 16 0 212
Densely Populated Countries Could Find Food Independence With Vertical Floating Farms (xpost fr. GD) 4 KamaAina Sep 15 Sep 15 1 243
With infill stations, older transit agencies extend their reach 0 marmar Sep 14 Sep 14 5 175
Public Transit Is Underfunded Because the Wealthy Donít Rely on It 3 KamaAina Sep 8 Sep 8 2 249
For Walkers and Cyclists, A Swedish Road-Planning Strategy Helps Save Lives 1 KamaAina Sep 8 Sep 8 5 325
How The Suburbs Got Poor 1 KamaAina Sep 5 Sep 5 1 300
Nine years after Katrina, New Orleansí public transit is still rebuilt for wealthy whites 0 KamaAina Sep 4 Sep 4 8 296
S.F. property owners to get tax break from creating urban farms 0 KamaAina Sep 2 Sep 2 2 161
Man 3-D Prints Backyard Castle, Plans Two-Story House Next (xpost from GD) 13 KamaAina Aug 27 Sep 1 23 2362
For London, one Crossrail isnít enough 1 marmar Aug 23 Aug 23 1 299
Self-Service Scooters are the Next Form of Communal Transportation in Paris? 0 marmar Aug 23 Aug 23 0 176
Can Light Rail Be an Engine of Opportunity? The Twin Cities Story 4 KamaAina Aug 20 Aug 21 0 408
Letís make suburbs into cities: New urbanism, car culture and the future of community 2 marmar Aug 17 Aug 20 1 244
Chicago: Additional bus-on-shoulder service coming to Stevenson; possible some day on Edens 0 marmar Aug 17 Aug 17 1 314
Measuring Metro's Performance: A Tight Squeeze Through The Rosslyn Bottleneck 1 marmar Aug 17 Aug 17 2 177
How Your Cityís Public Transit Stacks Up 2 KamaAina Aug 14 Aug 14 0 240
The Case for Public Transportation, in Infographic Form 2 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 2 243
Missoula buses will be 'zero fare' beginning Jan. 5 4 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 10 346
Best Muni routes for seeing San Francisco 1 KamaAina Aug 13 Aug 13 1 168
Construction underway on Detroit's light rail line 1 marmar Aug 5 Aug 6 1 261
D.C. streetcar operator training begins this week 0 marmar Aug 5 Aug 5 1 157
Paris Launched a Kid-Friendly Bike Share. Could the U.S. Be Next? 0 marmar Jul 30 Jul 30 2 228
Scared of Biking in Traffic? These Cities Are Making It Safe 3 marmar Jul 2014 Jul 2014 4 268
D.C.: Old Railcars Slow Down Metro Progress 0 marmar Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 299
China's incredible high-speed rail system 5 IronLionZion Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 482
$6 Rides for BART's Oakland Airport Connector 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 273
Public Works: Getting Paid to Bike to Work 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 212
America forgot about bikes. Now it needs them more than ever. 6 mahatmakanejeeves May 2014 Jun 2014 4 512
London is raising its congestion pricing charge 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 1 251
Streetcar Funding Slashed By D.C. Council 0 marmar Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 231
M-1 Rail on track for groundbreaking in Detroit 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 1 274
For D.C. Residents, Streetcar Return Will Pose Practical Challenges 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 0 246
NY: Clock ticking on Hudson crossings, Amtrak warns 4 marmar May 2014 May 2014 2 337
Why bus rapid transit has stalled in Bay Area 1 marmar May 2014 May 2014 1 263
LA Bike Week: Is cycling in Los Angeles getting any safer? 1 marmar May 2014 May 2014 0 172
Is Effective Transit Possible in a Transit-Hostile City? 4 marmar May 2014 May 2014 2 385
Orlando: SunRail Exceeding Ridership Expectations: Officials 0 marmar May 2014 May 2014 3 293
Philadelphia: SEPTA to restore all-night subway service 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 341
First cuts to Metro Transit spread all over Seattle area 4 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 558
Chicago: CTA: 16 buildings need to be razed for Belmont 'L' overpass 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 410
Huge "Big Boy" Steam Locomotive Coming Back to Life 5 Stuart G Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 552
D.C.: Second Time's The Charm? Contractor To Submit Silver Line For Approval 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 216
Twin Cities: Southwest Corridor light-rail route gets green light 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 249
Los Angeles: Westside subway extension survives legal challenge by Beverly Hills 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 256
NY: G Train Faces Summer Shutdown 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 215
Silver Line Delays Holding Up Tysons Corner Development 3 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 386
NY: Port Authority Wants to Build Bus Terminal Annex 0 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 240
Houston: Metro Sees Record-Breaking Spring Break Ridership 1 marmar Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 228
New Study Demolishes Anti-Streetcar Arguments; Project Benefits Means It More than Pays for Itself 3 lowkell Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 1294
Recent Trends in Bus and Rail Ridership 3 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 411
Why More U.S. Cities Need to Embrace Bus-Rapid Transit 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 313
NY: Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 290
San Francisco Airport uses tech to meet runway safety standards. 0 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 428
Maryland: Purple Line receives federal environmental approval, allowing condemnations to begin 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 303
NY: Congestion pricing plan gains actual momentum 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 212
Chicago: Task force: Create superagency for transit 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 210
D.C.: What's Delaying the Silver Line? Pull Up a Chair. 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 252
LA Times: Teaching new Metro riders the subway of doing things 2 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 329
Public Transportation Trends Expose Ecological, Economic and Social Crossroads 0 nxylas Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 480
Chicago: CTA set to put all fares under Ventra 1 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 283
Record 10.7 Billion Trips Taken On U.S. Public Transportation In 2013 0 marmar Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 260
Amtrak's California Zephyr returns to Denver Union Station 8 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 10 862
Did you hear about monorail cat? 0 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 5 571
Chicago: Metra looks to lease rail cars from other states 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 357
Roger Penske touts M-1 Rail project as Detroit's 'home-run project' 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 353
The battle for mass transitís soul: How will tomorrowís greatest cities travel? 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 256
Recent Storms and Major Development Could Revive Discussion of State Money for MARTA (audio link) 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 221
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 222
Northeast LA Getting LA's First Bike-Friendly Business District 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 274
D.C. Metro Chief: If You Want More Service, We Need More Money 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 311
Fancy, Futuristic Touch-Screen Subway Maps Have Arrived 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 277
Civic Group Proposes Closing Parts of 20 Chicago Streets 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 242
Bus riders frozen out as fight over snow removal leaves many NJ Transit stops packed in ice 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 339
Trolley-Train Hybrid Tackles City Streets, Then Speeds to Suburbs 1 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 4 387
Atlanta: MARTA GM: Rail system would ideally be double its size 3 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 331
NY: New Tappan Zee Bridge: Report details bus rapid transit 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 305
Florida: Campaign Pushing to 'Greenlight' Pinellas Mass Transit Tax 2 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 430
Houston: Contaminated Soil Sinks Metro Underpass Plans for Green Line 0 marmar Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 308
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