Transit

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

JTA bus simulator
Exclusive Feature | Jodi Godfrey, Lisa Staes, Jennifer Flynn and Roberta Yegidis | October 16,2018

Successful practices and training initiatives to reduce bus accidents and incidents at transit agencies

high-speed rail
News | October 12,2018

Transportation officials representing Portland, Seattle and Vancouver are in talks to bring rail line to the Cascadia megaregion

public transportation
News | October 11,2018

HNTB survey indicates support for government funding of public transportation transcends every age group and geographic region in the nation

Brian W. Budzynski
Feature | Brian W. Budzynski | October 05,2018

Pondering a propensity for little patience and what might help

Mobileye collision-avoidance system
Feature | Uri Tamir | October 05,2018

A landmark study into the benefits of ADAS for mass transit

Mobility-as-a-Service for small urban and rural communities
Feature | Dwight Mengel | October 05,2018

Mobility-as-a-Service for small urban and rural communities

Rails next to trails
Feature | Anna Alligood, MSc, and Anne Goodchild, Ph.D. | October 05,2018

Addressing safety concerns at complex multimodal intersections

Chao announces $130M grant to Chicago C.R.E.A.T.E project
News | October 02,2018

The grant is marked to provide significant improvements and upgrades to two major components of the overall transportation initiative

Railroad upgrades
News | October 01,2018

The award funds components of the Chicago Region Environmental and Transportation Efficiency (CREATE) project

transit expansion
News | September 28,2018

The plan would create new transportation options for several Atlanta neighborhoods

bus route express lanes
News | September 27,2018

The $70 million bus express lane project is scheduled to open in 2023

Leaders from both transit agencies and transportation network companies were on-hand at the APTA Annual Meeting to discuss present and future operations
News | September 25,2018

Leaders from transit agencies and transportation network companies were on-hand at the APTA Annual Meeting to discuss present and future operations

SmartTransit is the go-to event for senior transit industry figures from across North America.
News | September 17,2018

The event will take place October 23-25

Positive Train Control funding
News | September 14,2018

The announcement comes amid NTSB calls for expedited implementation of PTC

NYC subway station
News | September 10,2018

Trains began running to the rebuilt Cortlandt Street station over the weekend

public transit usage
News | August 31,2018

The analysis found that commuter- or intercity-rail travel is 18 times safer for passengers than auto travel

L.A. Metro Willowbrook
News | August 29,2018

Construction has begun on expanded platform, new bike hub, community plaza and customer service center

autonomous public transit
News | August 23,2018

Beginning Oct. 19, the city and Drive.ai will roll out three self-driving vans that will travel on roads alongside other vehicles

rail improvements
News | August 22,2018

The $29.4 million grant is the last piece of funding needed for the project

Rail improvements
News | August 20,2018

State funding will provide $6.5 million for the transit service to make rail improvements before the Olympic Games in Los Angeles

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