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Behind the scenes of DC Metro’s Tuesday night Red Line debacle - and - Rail Transit OPS 0 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 15 Sep 15 1 230
Ford buys Chariot, makes bike-sharing deal in alt-transport push 0 Eugene Sep 9 Sep 9 0 150
Welcome to Uberville: Uber wants to take over public transit, one small town at a time (xpost GD) 0 KamaAina Sep 5 Sep 5 0 179
Denver to Winter Park ski train returning for 2016-17 2 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 25 Aug 30 3 189
Alstom, Amtrak come to terms on $2.5 billion deal 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 25 Aug 30 1 221
Amtrak threatens to cut Boston rail service 1 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 29 Aug 29 0 272
Amtrak Hikes Rents For Backyard Spaces From $25 to $25K, Residents Say 6 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 29 Aug 29 1 439
Biden: $2.45B Loan for Amtrak Upgrades in Northeast Corridor 1 Eugene Aug 26 Aug 27 1 193
Amtrak taps "Wick" Moorman, retired top executive at Norfolk Southern, as its next CEO 1 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 19 Aug 19 0 201
Amtrak Wins Argument That Passengers Go First and Freight Can Wait 4 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 29 Aug 17 7 385
FTA Gives Metro Safety Orders After Finding Dozens Of Red Signal Overruns 1 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 16 Aug 16 1 209
15 things I wish I knew before I hopped in this UberPOOL 0 left-of-center2012 Aug 9 Aug 9 0 325
Cities Need More Public Transit, Not More Uber and Self-Driving Cars (xpost from GD) 10 KamaAina Aug 4 Aug 5 8 364
N.M. State Fair gets a brand-new ride: Uber 0 left-of-center2012 Aug 2 Aug 2 0 170
Lyft moves toward resuming NM service 0 left-of-center2012 Jul 29 Jul 29 0 168
They’re not unicorns, they’re Republicans who like buses and trains 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 26 Jul 26 0 220
All the railroads and ferries DC and its environs had in 1921, in one subway-style map 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 13 Jul 13 1 309
Planned changes for highways and railroads in I-95 corridor in Virginia announced 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 13 Jul 13 1 237
The Beginner's Guide to Open Streets 0 marmar Jul 8 Jul 8 0 277
Reorienting our discussion of city growth 0 marmar Jul 8 Jul 8 0 240
A car-free Motor City? Detroit to try Open Streets program 2 marmar Jul 7 Jul 7 1 275
Chicago: New TIF Districts May Greenlight Belmont Flyover, Other Transit Projects 0 marmar Jul 7 Jul 7 0 285
Next stages of DC Metro repair effort will affect travel to National airport 1 marmar Jul 6 Jul 6 0 275
Philadelphia: Serious Cracks Found in 95 Percent of SEPTA Cars Inspected So Far 0 marmar Jul 4 Jul 4 4 389
DC Metro to cut 500 jobs 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 27 Jun 27 2 299
Toronto: A Ride on TTC's Spadina Subway Extension 0 marmar Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 295
Facelift in the works for Toronto's busiest transit corridor 0 marmar Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 260
Next SafeTrack Surge Will Be Tough Ride In Northern Virginia, Prince George's Co. 0 marmar Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 226
Virginia: Lynchburg Amtrak passengers to get more rail service next year 4 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 359
How Bike Lanes Get Installed in Toronto 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 353
U.S. bullet train proposals shun public funds, favor private cash 2 Eugene May 2016 Jun 2016 1 317
Bicyclists behavior -- a question 10 unc70 Jun 2016 Jun 2016 3 602
With Metrorail SafeTrack Under Way, Arlington County, Virginia, Sees Huge Increases In Cyclists 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 217
Almost 75% Of D.C. Metro Riders Expecting Transitpocalypse, Survey Says 1 marmar Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 404
Gotthard tunnel: World's longest and deepest rail tunnel opens in Switzerland 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2016 Jun 2016 9 322
Tax push for $4.6 billion Detroit area transit plan begins 0 marmar Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 226
The forgotten history of how automakers invented the crime of "jaywalking" 4 mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 May 2016 9 486
Virginia: Construction of Roanoke's Amtrak platform expected to start this fall, state says 1 mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 May 2016 0 239
Amtrak Trains Fight to Go First 5 mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 May 2016 4 443
L.A. Metro and City of Los Angeles to Officially Launch Bike Sharing in Downtown Los Angeles 0 marmar May 2016 May 2016 0 182
California - Hyperloop Transportation says it cracked 760mph travel with magnets 3 kristopher May 2016 May 2016 10 547
The Big Sell: Making People Care About Infrastructure Repair 5 marmar May 2016 May 2016 5 305
LA-area light rail now reaches from distant suburbs to sea (xpost from CA group) 0 KamaAina May 2016 May 2016 3 214
Superblocks to the rescue: Barcelona’s plan to give streets back to residents 0 Ghost Dog May 2016 May 2016 2 220
Come L or High Water: Sandy Damage Leaves MTA With Tough Choice 2 marmar May 2016 May 2016 0 312
Frequent service, not escalator access, is what attracts transit users 2 marmar May 2016 May 2016 3 351
Fight Climate Change, One Bus Ride at a Time 1 marmar May 2016 May 2016 2 217
Why some suburbs are trying to be more like cities 4 marmar May 2016 May 2016 2 438
DC Metro will shut down sections of lines for year-long subway repair work 7 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 0 608
U.S. 'seriously' considered shutting down DC subway system 0 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 4 286
The Absurd Primacy of the Automobile in American Life 10 KamaAina Apr 2016 May 2016 10 626
San Francisco: Muni experiments with a double-stop routine to speed things up 2 marmar May 2016 May 2016 2 315
More woes for the Washington Metro 0 marmar May 2016 May 2016 2 225
Boston: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the MBTA's Operations Control Center 0 marmar May 2016 May 2016 2 421
Brooklyn subway fix could derail real estate boom in New York hipster capital 2 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 2 403
San Francisco: $260 Million Bailout Approved for Transbay Transit Center 1 marmar May 2016 May 2016 1 314
Bogota’s Bus Rapid Transit System Eyed By U.S. Urban Planners 3 marmar Mar 2016 May 2016 0 810
Detroit: M-1 Rail Center Debut Marks Milestone for QLINE 1 marmar May 2016 May 2016 5 339
For faster train travel, Amtrak wants to fix railway bottlenecks in Maryland 2 mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 May 2016 1 363
NTSB cites ‘ineffective inspection and maintenance practices’ as causes of fatal 2015 Metro smoke... 0 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 2 231
U.S. court says Amtrak has too much power over freight carriers 2 Eugene Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 379
Can Neighborhoods Be Revitalized Without Gentrifying Them? (xpost from GD) 6 KamaAina Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 421
DC: Metrobus drivers caught speeding, running red lights and ignoring stop signs 2 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 442
Which riders matter? 0 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 5 337
Denver's new airport train starts service 1 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 505
Chicago: U.S. Senate Panel Backs $100M for Red, Purple Line Revamp 0 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 406
Santa Monica, CA, awaiting the Expo Line's launch 1 left-of-center2012 Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 330
Rail safety official: Maintenance problems plague Northeast Corridor 3 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 434
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled 0 KamaAina Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 266
San Francisco: $260 Million Bailout in Works for Troubled Transit Center Project 2 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 365
You’ve got $50 billion for transit. Now how should you spend it? 3 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 2 444
Amtrak passenger service on track for rail service across Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Orlando 12 KamaAina Mar 2016 Apr 2016 3 1190
Delays May Derail Stimulus Funding for Amtrak Railcars 0 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 413
A Massachusetts state legislator has a big idea to ease the urban rent crisis (xpost from GD) 0 KamaAina Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 382
FRA Announces $25 Million Available for Positive Train Control Implementation 2 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 379
SEPTA eyes new locomotives, station renewal in $548.6 million capital budget 0 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2016 Apr 2016 2 311
When a railroad almost built a PTC system 1 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2015 Apr 2016 4 708
Once seniors are too old to drive, our transportation system totally fails them 2 KamaAina Apr 2016 Apr 2016 6 519
How Can Portland Brace for Its Population Boom? 1 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 1 555
Mississauga (Ontario) Moves to Make Transit Competitive With the Car 1 marmar Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 405
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