Transit

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

San Francisco’s Transbay Tube will receive a seismic retrofit
News | February 14,2019

The 3.6-mile transit tunnel, which runs under the Bay, will be worked on for the next three years

transit services Uber app
News | February 01,2019

The ride-sharing company is partnering with Moovit so Denver residents can navigate public transportation within the Uber app

transit positive train control rail safety
News | January 29,2019

The agency completed installation and commissioning last year ahead of the federal government’s deadline

MTA rail line
News | January 25,2019

New stations will connect east Bronx Transit Desert and Metro-North to Penn Station

rail transit
News | January 17,2019

The transit agency will give away passes for free train trips to 1,500 riders when it hits the anticipated milestone

highway, transit projects, federal government shutdown
News | January 09,2019

The state of Oklahoma halted accepting bids for about $137 million in federally funded projects this week

Stantec MAX Purple Line Calgary
News | January 04,2019

New multimodal corridor connects more than 60,000 residents and 400 businesses to downtown

rail systems positive train control implementation
News | January 03,2019

The remaining rail systems have either applied for or been granted extensions

Connecticut DOT making progress on Walk Bridge replacement
News | December 24,2018

The 122-year-old structure has long been the source of debate in planning, is now in design phase

Dallas commuter rail line
News | December 18,2018

The $783 million design-build contract went to Archer Western Herzog joint venture for the 26-mile line

Colonial Road Bridge
Exclusive Feature | Sean Tobin | December 17,2018

Colonial Road Improvement Project for the Long Island Rail Road

News | December 13,2018

The $2.1 billion project will be the largest capital project in the CTA’s history

Transportation grant funding
News | December 12,2018

Of the $1.5 billion in grants announced, 13% are for public transportation-related projects

high-speed rail in Florida
News | November 29,2018

Florida DOT is allowing Brightline 90 days to work out terms with the Central Florida Expressway Authority to build the train service along I-4

Boring Company tunnel
News | November 28,2018

Plans for the controversial project are being dropped after two neighborhood activist groups filed a lawsuit

GAToRS bus stops
Exclusive Feature | Raj Ponnaluri, PhD, P.E., PTOE; Lily Elefteriadou, Ph.D; and Jesus Gomez | November 27,2018

Operations and safety considerations of innovative autonomous transit vehicle systems

high-speed rail
News | November 21,2018

The rule paves the way for U.S. high-speed passenger trains to safely travel as fast as 220 mph

light-rail line
News | November 20,2018

Along with the $1.2 billion grant, the FTA also approved more than $650 million in federal loans for Sound Transit to complete the Lynnwood line

rideRTC transit app
News | November 16,2018

Improvements include more frequent service on nine popular routes

Connecticut DOT opens rail discount program to boost ridership
News | November 14,2018

The program has the support and participation of more than 50 local businesses

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