A new BRT line in Chicago's downtown can revolutionize public transportation. Photo by Steven Vance.
People living in areas designated as higher crime neighborhoods are 17 percent more likely to take public transit instead of driving private vehicles. Photo by M.V. Jantzen.
Crime’s Influence on Travel Modes
Photo by Terence S. Jones.
Despite a previously canceled rail tunnel project, New Jersey commuters might receive an alternative mass transit route, after all. Photo by Tambako the Jaguar.
If an extension fails to pass, the absence of a surface transportation bill would see the loss of one million construction and related jobs, President Obama warns. Photo via the Miller Center.
The report suggests a five percent ad valorem tax on oil up-stream and gas downstream to help cover the cost of transportation in the United States. Photo by Mike Baird.
Technology alone won't solve our energy problems; we also need to moderate our driving habits. Photo by Holly Clark.
Congressman Mica's proposed bill would separate the highly trafficked Northeast Corridor from Amtrak and give ownership to the Department of Transportation. Photo by Professor Bop.
Los Angeles is planning a 4-mile extension of the Metro Orange Line, complete with bikeways and pedestrian paths. Photo by Metro Transportation Library and Archive.