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Steve Hymon

The art of transit

photo by Roger Lim, via his Flickr photostream Roger took this beautiful photo last month in Singapore. Peruse through Roger’s photostream at the link above — there are a lot of great photos of street scenes in Singapore. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to [continue reading]

One way to get the safety message out there

The Phoenix area opened its first light rail line last year. The train runs at-grade with many crossings and the above photo demonstrates that transit officials there are still hitting the safety message hard. Here’s Valley Metro’s safety page, which includes this nicely produced video.

The art of transit

photo by Terence Chang, via his Flickr photostream I’m a sucker for Golden Gate Bridge photos — I think this is the fourth or fifth one we’ve run in “art of transit” since this past summer. And I guarantee there will be more coming. I like this one because it [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Mike Galvin, via Flickr The photo was taken in the Whitehall part of London. Photos of similar London Transport signs are ubiquitous on Flickr and the web — but they’re usually in color. I like this black-and-white treatment. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post [continue reading]

Transit forecast for Friday, Oct. 15

Blue Line Due to maintenance work after 8:15pm, northbound trains run 6 minutes later than regular schedule. Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:29pm, 8:50pm, 9:10pm, 9:30pm and every 20 minutes until 11:30pm, then 11:41pm, and regular schedule. Dates: Through Oct. 16.