March 25, 2020
Metro: Rail Transit

Dallas' D2 subway reaches preliminary design milestone

The next phase is preparing a supplemental draft environment impact statement to access potential impacts and benefits of the project.

Read Full Story

Americans turn away from public transit as direct result of COVID-19

Public opinion poll among 1,000 Americans found that 48% feel that riding public transit poses a high health risk due to the virus.

Read Full Story

FRA seeks to gauge performance, service of intercity passenger rail

The rule would define Amtrak on-time performance and would set forth a minimum on-time performance standard of 80%.

Read Full Story

How congestion pricing can help provide relief, restore mobility

Improves the quality of travel without requiring states or cities to raise taxes or undertake large, expensive capital projects.

Read Full Story

Bombardier temporarily ceases work at its Canadian facilities

The suspension includes Bombardier’s aircraft and rail production activities in the provinces of Quebec and Ontario.

Read Full Story

L.A. Metro unveils 'hybrid package' to continue service during COVID-19

Both bus and rail service will be adjusted that will result in slightly less service than offered on the typical weekday but more than on a typical weekend.

Read Full Story

Sound Transit completes downtown light rail service

The return follows the conclusion of Connect 2020, an 11-week period of major service impacts while construction crews connected the existing system in downtown Seattle to East Link.

Read Full Story

Check Us Out
facebook   linkedin   Twitter   Instagram  

Advanced Driver Assistance System - How the Taipei City Public Transportation Office Implemented Advantech’s ADAS Solution to Increase Public Safety
ASSISTIVEtravel Facilitates Access to Public Transit for People With Visual, Hearing or Mobility Impairments
8 Steps For Success in Adopting Electric Buses
Seven Tools for Managing Disruptions in Transit Operations
Have you thanked your 'essential' service worker today?
How to create a viable alternative for cities without public transit access
Be smart like a virus
Helping transit agencies prepare for COVID-19 with no-cost contingency plans
James Blue
General Manager
(310) 533-2449
Mark Hollenbeck
Associate Publisher
(503) 472-8200
Frank Di Giacomo
VP, Emeritus
(856) 596-0999