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  • Mayor Emanuel to expand TOD ordinance
    Mayor Emanuel to expand TOD ordinance
    On July 29, 2015 Mayor Emanuel will introduce a concept that has been used for decades around transportation centers; building around them. At Wednesday's City Council meeting the Mayor will introduce a transit oriented development (TOD)...
  • Alleys
    The alleys in DC will be repaired; some
    The alleys in the District of Columbia have always been central to the D.C. Living, and not D.C. government is looking to beautify several of them.On Wednesday D.C. MayorMuriel Bowserofficially launched "AlleyPalooza," a citywide...
  • Air pollution world's largest environmental health risk
    Air pollution world's largest environmental health risk
    According to the World Health Organization, "air pollution is now the world's largest single environmental health risk." It is estimated that in 2012 one out of eight deaths occurred as a result of air pollution.A major contributor...
  • Hillsborough school bus driver quits after "chicken broth" drug screen
    Florida woman allegedly turns in chicken broth for drug screen
    After resigning due to “personal reasons” following a bus crash in March, a Florida bus driver was able to keep transporting students for a week after she submitted a sample of what a collector described as "looking and smelling...
  • Visalia Transit
    Visalia Transit Launches its First Transit App
    Visalia Transit launches first transit app in the Central Valley, in real-time, which provides riders with a new customer service experience and makes commuting with Visalia Transit a breeze. Never miss a bus again!The innovative app will have the...
  • dc dirtbikes
    Offroad bikes are taking over D.C. public streets
    D.C. Government says simply:Minibikes,ATVs, anddirt bikesare designed for off-road use and may not be driven on city streets, sidewalks, or any other public space within the District of Columbia.It further states:It is illegal to ride or operate a...
  • Transportation strategy
    Thoughtful discussion about trains in America
    James Pethokoukis, scholar at the American Enterprise Institute posed the question about what to do with Amtrak. That is worth discussing for more reasons than the latest calamity and for more reasons than Amtrak is sucking more taxpayer money...
  • Go By Truck
    Interview: Can Go By Truck spread free markets across America?
    "I am looking to network with a few other libertarian entrepreneur-minded individuals here in Dallas," Go By Truck Shipper Solutions Expert Matthew Bellue and member of The Society of Libertarian Entrepreneurs told Dallas Libertarian...
  • Sequoia Shuttle kicks off the summer season for just $5
    Sequoia Shuttle kicks off the summer season for just $5
    To kick-off the summer season, on May 21st Sequoia Shuttle is offering round-trip tickets for only $5. It’s the most convenient, comfortable and car-free way of travelling to Sequoia National Park. Taking the Sequoia Shuttle will save you...
  • Federal survey planned on transit to recreation
    Federal survey planned on transit to recreation
    So how many people got to their recreational destinations by what form of transit? The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) at the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) wants to know and has proposed asking about it in its 2015...
  • Move MN's priorities
    Minnesota's priorities vs. Move MN's priorities
    The DFL is opposed to not raising every Minnesotan's taxes. The Dayton-DFL transportation plan would impose a tax increase on everyone who owns a vehicle. It would also impose a tax increase on everyone in the 7-county metro area via a sales...
  • LIRR Riverhead
    Review of LIRR Riverhead
    LIRR Riverhead gets real sketchy when nighttime approaches. I've witnessed public intoxication, drug dealers trying to sell drugs, fighting and the police are constantly arresting the same individuals for public drunkenness.Due to vandalism...
  • Welcome
    The DC streetcar system is still alive
    Some believe D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser may have performed a miracle.During her first State of the District Address she said firmly, the D.C. streetcar project along the H Street Corridor (connectingH Street NE and Benning Road NE) will continue on,...
  • Move MN: the DFL's transit coalition
    Move MN's dishonest tactics
    Sen. John Pederson, who represents St. Cloud in the state Senate, recently received a bunch of signed cards on the subject of transportation. These cards were delivered by Move MN, a DFL-aligned lobbying organization. Here's what caught Sen....
  • A  Railroad  Signal  Crossing  Gate
    Transportation Walk, Washington D.C.
    You think about taking a driving tour of Washington D.C. You get into your car and drive into the city. You pass by the numerous monuments and by all of the government buildings. You take a drive by the White House and the Capitol. You see...
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