Transit

The Transit Channel covers light rail, high-speed rail and bus rapid transit, along with the resurgence of streetcars in urban metro areas. 

Transit funding
News | May 21,2018

Study authors examined public transit modernization needs nationwide

U.S. Capitol
News | May 21,2018

The bill includes $27.8 billion in discretionary appropriations for the U.S. DOT

Honolulu rail project
News | May 16,2018

The city's transit agency is considering a P3 effort to complete the final City Center segment

Transit projects
News | May 15,2018

The transit projects would be funded through proceeds from an approved sales tax by Atlanta voters

infrastructure improvements
News | May 09,2018

The governor is proposing an additional $125 billion on infrastructure improvements over the next five years

autonomous transit
News | May 07,2018

The automated vehicle service would fill a transportation gap between downtown Providence and Olneyville in Rhode Island

Buena Vista Drive
Feature | Lisa Schoolcraft | May 02,2018

Innovation, cooperation key to a successful project on Florida’s Buena Vista Drive

UTA connected bus service
Feature | Blaine Leonard, P.E. | May 02,2018

Utah breaks new ground with connected vehicles

transit rail extension
News | April 30,2018

The California State Transportation Agency is supporting the 12.3-mile extension for both L.A. and San Bernardino counties

rail transit system
News | April 27,2018

The report concludes that LIRR, NJ Transit and Metro-North should combine into one rail transit system

U.S. Department of Transportation
News | April 24,2018

The new BUILD program will replace the U.S. DOT TIGER grant program

high-speed transit tunnel
News | April 20,2018

Excavation permits were granted for a 2.7-mile proof of concept high-speed transit tunnel

A new agreement between the University of South Florida’s Center for Urban Transportation Research and the city of Tampa will allows this new partnership to explore smart transportation projects in central Florida.
News | April 19,2018

A memorandum of understanding opens the door for the city and university to work together on smart transportation projects

Rail transit safety
News | April 13,2018

The GAO advised the FTA in its report to create a plan for developing risk-based inspection guidance for state safety agencies

Bus infrastructure
News | April 06,2018

The $264 million in federal funding will go toward projects to replace, rehabilitate, and purchase buses and related equipment

I-90 Chicago 2016
News | April 04,2018

The study from the Illinois Economic Policy Institute indicates roadways requiring immediate attention in the state has increased 85% since 2000

shared-ride transit
News | April 02,2018

The Ecolane scheduling and dispatch software helps maximize shared-ride transit trips provided

L.A. transit, buses
News | March 29,2018

The $482 million in STIP funding will go toward expanding L.A. Metro's bus fleet among other projects

Micro-transit
News | March 23,2018

The $1.15 million OCTA endeavor will increase access to transit services in areas with diminishing bus routes

streetcar
News | March 20,2018

All five streetcars are expected to be in service by November of this year

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