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Do you know how much a gallon of gas costs now? I don't. 27 rbnyc Mar 2012 Mar 2012 9 8692
Most signaled intersections are unsafe for pedestrians, here's why 18 CreekDog Mar 2013 Mar 2013 0 7340
Here is a paper I have been working on in regards to the Growth and decline of Streetcars in the USA 17 happyslug Dec 2011 Feb 2013 2 7723
skytran 17 jollyreaper2112 Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 6457
The argument for public transportation in one GIF 17 nxylas Oct 2015 Oct 2015 60 3350
In France, a Truly Low-Cost High-Speed Rail Option 16 marmar Mar 2013 Mar 2013 22 4153
Are Americans Ready to Love Trains Again? 16 marmar Feb 2020 Feb 2020 11 1589
What Intersections Would Look Like in a World of Driverless Cars 14 kristopher Mar 2012 Mar 2012 2 4796
The world's longest bus seats 256 people 13 marmar Oct 2012 Oct 2012 11 8256
Man 3-D Prints Backyard Castle, Plans Two-Story House Next (xpost from GD) 13 KamaAina Aug 2014 Sep 2014 23 5286
Notes from a Public Transportation newbie of sorts (me) - 12 pinto Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 3160
Amtrak passenger service on track for rail service across Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Orlando 12 KamaAina Mar 2016 Apr 2016 3 2619
"Ferrari Train" debuts in Italy 11 marmar May 2012 May 2012 11 5291
Incredible Train Stations 11 marmar May 2012 May 2012 12 8140
For The Love Of God No More Bike Lanes Replacing Car Lanes - This Is Seattle Its Winter 11 Yallow Nov 2015 Nov 2015 10 2093
Sleeper trains, long considered old-fashioned and nostalgic, are picking up steam. 11 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2019 Aug 2019 9 1487
Sacramento Ponders: Where Should Sidewalk Cycling be Banned? 10 marmar Sep 2015 Sep 2015 1 2094
Suburban office parks are dying because young people don't want to drive there 10 marmar Jan 2016 Jan 2016 8 2269
The Absurd Primacy of the Automobile in American Life 10 KamaAina Apr 2016 May 2016 10 1969
Bicyclists behavior -- a question 10 unc70 Jun 2016 Jun 2016 3 1935
Cities Need More Public Transit, Not More Uber and Self-Driving Cars (xpost from GD) 10 KamaAina Aug 2016 Aug 2016 8 1752
The "shuttle effect" in San Francisco 9 KamaAina Mar 2012 Apr 2012 0 3626
Why Berlin’s transit system rocks 9 marmar Mar 2013 Mar 2013 3 3130
Drastic cut in travel times part of Muni’s ambitious long-term vision 9 CreekDog May 2013 May 2013 1 2316
Beverly Hills schools call on Trump administration to strip Purple Line funding 9 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 1535
Trump budget proposal slashes Amtrak funding while boosting highway spending 9 Eugene Feb 2020 Feb 2020 2 1151
Buttigieg to inherit a crumbling network of roads, subways and rails at DOT 9 TexasTowelie Dec 2020 Dec 2020 9 894
Best Mass Transit Systems 8 marmar Dec 2011 Dec 2011 6 5313
Dear VTA, if you're going to allow large groups of schoolchildren to ride for free 8 KamaAina May 2011 Jul 29 0 2100
The World’s 10 Busiest Subway Systems 8 marmar May 2012 May 2012 8 8658
Amtrak plans 37-minute train from New York to Philadelphia by 2040 8 Eugene Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 3251
Too hot for the Washington Metro? 8 marmar Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 3591
MUST SEE VIDEO: Airplanes landing in a Timely Fashion 8 Agschmid Dec 2012 Dec 2012 15 3153
Teabaggers unite to oppose mass transit expansion in the Indianapolis area 8 marmar Mar 2013 Mar 2013 4 2437
New hybrid taxicabs for London 8 BlueStreak Dec 2013 Dec 2013 2 1796
Amtrak's California Zephyr returns to Denver Union Station 8 Agschmid Mar 2014 Mar 2014 10 3677
In Japan, Md. governor is wowed by super-fast trains — with big price tags 8 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2015 Jun 2015 0 1385
Why People Don't Ride Public Transit in Small Cities 8 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2015 Nov 2015 2 1995
Interesting article I came across, describing attempts to fix housing shortages for lower income... 8 SWBTATTReg Jul 2019 Jul 2019 3 2122
RANTS Rahm Emanuel Shouldn't Be Biden's Transportation Secretary -- Or Hold Any Other Public Office 8 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2020 Nov 2020 6 924
If public transit was free 7 jambo101 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 1996
In Many Markets, Rail Beats or Competes With Air Travel 7 marmar Mar 2013 Mar 2013 3 2757
London will try to beat traffic and air pollution with this new electric bus 7 marmar Jul 2015 Jul 2015 5 2287
How Car-Centric Cities Like Phoenix Learned to Love Light Rail 7 marmar Aug 2015 Aug 2015 8 1505
U.S. warns railroads on new safety system deadline 7 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2015 Nov 2015 0 1399
DC Metro will shut down sections of lines for year-long subway repair work 7 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 0 1926
Essay: The Last Train To Grand Canyon: How Amtrak Fails The National Parks--And America 7 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2018 Aug 2018 2 1589
See inside Amtrak's luxurious new train cars, the closest thing to European rail the US has yet seen 7 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2019 Sep 2019 2 1216
The CEO of Amtrak Thinks Americans Are Ready for Trains Again 7 marmar Mar 2021 Mar 2021 9 945
Plan to use Amtrak as fallback for high-speed rail criticized 6 pinto Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 2192
Any other Los Angeles residents who love the Gold Line in LA? 6 JDPriestly May 2011 Dec 2011 1 2033
U.S. Public Transportation Sees Second Highest Annual Ridership Since 1957 6 marmar Mar 2012 Mar 2012 3 2718
Telecommuting/Telework 6 kentauros May 2012 May 2012 0 2933
The Atlantic wonders if transit is failing white people 6 marmar Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 2389
What the BART map should have looked like 6 KamaAina Sep 2012 Sep 2012 1 3244
Plan to extend No. 7 subway from NYC to New Jersey could be back on track 6 marmar Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 3384
Top 20 Bike Cities Span Four Continents, But Not U.S.A 6 marmar May 2013 May 2013 2 2291
The daily commute,You gotta be kidding. 6 jambo101 May 2013 May 2013 6 2178
The Evolution of Moscow's Subway Maps 6 marmar May 2013 May 2013 10 3760
Subway Stations With Amazing Art 6 marmar Aug 2013 Aug 2013 3 2953
Seriously, Get on the Bus! New Analysis Shows Fiscal, Environmental Benefits of Buses 6 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2013 Oct 2013 1 3011
BART considers charging peak-hour premiums 6 KamaAina Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 1694
A 137-Mile ‘Cycling Utopia’ Floating Above London’s Rail Lines 6 TBF Jan 2014 Jan 2014 14 2720
America forgot about bikes. Now it needs them more than ever. 6 mahatmakanejeeves May 2014 Jun 2014 4 2002
400 tickets for 1-day return of Winter Park ski train sell out in 12 hours 6 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 2015 Mar 2015 0 2411
Warning: Do Not Drive Around Cars Waiting at a Grade Crossing for the Train to Go By 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2015 Jun 2015 3 1528
New York man sues UPS for blocking bicycle lanes 6 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1552
In Japan, Small Children Take the Subway and Run Errands Alone - CityLab 6 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2015 Oct 2015 6 1979
Chinese firms want to build, finance California high-speed train 6 Eugene Oct 2015 Oct 2015 2 1707
Can Neighborhoods Be Revitalized Without Gentrifying Them? (xpost from GD) 6 KamaAina Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 1264
Amtrak Hikes Rents For Backyard Spaces From $25 to $25K, Residents Say 6 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2016 Aug 2016 1 1740
Amtrak train freed after being stuck almost 13 hours in 25-foot North Dakota snowbank 6 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2017 Mar 2017 2 1678
The fastest trains in the U.S. are about to get faster. 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 2019 Jan 2019 0 1658
A "Two Amtrak" Concept 6 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 1294
Secretary of Transportation Fun Fact 6 littlemissmartypants Dec 2020 Dec 2020 6 1060
Amtrak vows grand expansion under Biden's infrastructure plan. 6 left-of-center2012 Apr 2021 Apr 2021 3 782
At Long Last, a New Rail Tunnel Under the Hudson River Can Be Built 6 mahatmakanejeeves May 2021 May 2021 27 1896
Manhattan is Number One Extreme Commuting Destination 5 marmar Mar 2012 Mar 2012 0 2928
Here is a report on the USA's only "Personal Rapid Transit" System 5 happyslug Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 5825
Which Urban Freeways Are Ready to Go? 5 marmar Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 5270
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