Commute Articles - Page 3
November 3, 2011
If you or your friends are headed to San Francisco this weekend, be prepared for possible traffic delays and street closures. The US Half Marathon will take place this Sunday, Nov. 6, in San Francisco.This weekend promises to be...
October 30, 2011
There are protests galore at present and there does'nt seem to be an end in sight. It all started with Occupy Wallstreet and has spread globally withmany a non-plussed and chagrined city councils and police...
August 23, 2011
Anonymous, the hactivist group,called for another BART demonstrationat 5 PM today. A groupof about 100 protesters at the Civic Centerstation and elsewhereprecipitated anothercommute nightmare for Bay...
August 16, 2011
Late yesterday,a rush-hour protest promoted by the Anonymous cyberattack group resulted in the closure of five San Francisco BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) transit stations.The BART/Muni metroprotest, inresponse...
June 26, 2011
Everyone in the DC metropolitan area is aware that if your commute is 15 minutes during non rush hour, it will actually take you anywhere from 45 minutes to an hour in rush hour traffic. Sun glare, rubber necking, traffic...
February 23, 2011
According to Trimet, at least one in eight Portland commuters finds him or herself there each day. Waiting for MAX to arrive, counting down the minutes on a digital display that is not correct even if read backwards, only...
January 21, 2011
The winter weather pushed into the Bay State in the early morning hours and depending upon where you are, the snow as of right now, 5:45 a.m., is coming down hard.Several New England communities, according to the...
January 3, 2011
Schwarzenegger commute of sentence for Fabian Nunez son, Esteban Nunez, sparks outrageOn his last day in office Sunday, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger reduced the manslaughter sentence for Esteban Nunez from 16 years to seven years in prison.  ...
September 22, 2010
The DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit) system provides an alternative to gridlock in the greater Dallas, Texas area.I'm visiting North Dallas in the Richardson area and am staying at a hotel which overlooks the tracks near the...
September 16, 2010
Strong winds, lightening, and heavy hail pummeled the New York region Thursday as New Yorkers struggled through their afternoon commute. Heavy winds uprooted trees in Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens and Long Island, leaving streets obstructed and highways impassable.
June 13, 2010
When preparing to move to Southern California, the notorious Los Angeles work commute was one the strongest apprehensions I had about my new lifestyle. Fortunately, I fashioned my professional responsibilities and social activities to occur within a reasonable distance from...
June 9, 2010
Local residents as well as representatives from bicycle and pedestrian advocacy organizations spoke on behalf of the proposal. Lisa Quinn, Executive Director of Feet First praised the city for the plan stating "critics of the West Nickerson Street proposal...