Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the library’s blog. America‘s commutes start earlier and last longer (BBC) The BBC discovers (drum roll) that Americans are driving more and enjoying it less. [continue reading]
We still don’t know what the traffic patterns for President Obama’s departure in the morning will look like. That info is being kept secret for the time being because of security concerns. But it’s a pretty good bet that Westside traffic between Beverly Hills and Brentwood will be bad between 8 a.m. and [continue reading]
Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the library’s blog. Can lawsuits bring down California high-speed rail? (Infrastructurist) It seems that everyone wants infrastructure projects but no one is willing to compromise [continue reading]
Transportation officials in the tri-county region of Los Angeles, Orange and Ventura counties handed out Diamond awards Tuesday to Southland employers whose top-ranking rideshare programs provide employees with a full range of rideshare commuter options, services and programs. The Corporate Blue Diamond Award for 2011 was awarded to UCLA Transportation [continue reading]
Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the library’s blog. Build America Bonds for transportation (National Journal) The latest installment of the National Journal’s “Expert Blogs” asks a panel of Washington insiders [continue reading]
Bike-to-work programs picking up speed at Diamond Awards that showcase corporate traffic-busting commuter programs.
Illuminating a stellar effort in unraveling the region’s huge traffic knot, the Corporate Blue Diamond Award for 2010 was awarded Wednesday to the California Institute of Technology, the renowned research university in Pasadena. With a robust bike-to-work and to-school program that currently attracts some 600 participants, Caltech offers a wide [continue reading]
I wanted to circle back to last week’s story in the L.A. Times about the release of the draft environmental impact statement/report for the Westside Subway Extension. In short, the story reported — correctly — that according to the study, the subway would barely reduce traffic in Los Angeles County [continue reading]