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Who Rules Transit?

Here we take a look at who is governing American transit agencies, and how well they reflect transit riders and the residents of their service areas.

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4 Things For Transit Agencies to Remember in a World of Driverless Car Hype

The threat that automated vehicles pose to public transit is a political threat.

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TransitCenter’s NTD Transit Ridership Analysis, 2002-2017

We’re excited to make the raw data from our recent transit ridership analysis publicly available! 

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Chicago’s South Side: Transit Resources in Plain Sight

Debates in Boston, New York and Chicago are challenging city halls and transit operators to make commuter rail infrastructure within the city limits part of the transportation answer in both booming and struggling urban districts.

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Boston’s Stalled Experiment in Urban Commuter Rail Conversion

A series of debates in Boston, New York and Chicago are challenging city halls and transit operators to make commuter rail infrastructure within the city limits part of the transportation answer in both booming and struggling urban districts.

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Advocates and Bus Drivers Agree: Bus Lanes are for the Buses

New York City bus operators say their number 1 job frustration is blocked bus lanes.

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Enhanced Stations We Can Believe In: Accessible to All

News broke this week that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Enhanced Station Initiative (ESI) will be limited to 19 subway stations.

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Ridership Map Tutorial

Are you a transit advocate, data journalist or map nerd?

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Slow Race to Faster Buses

We understand that taking parking or general travel lanes for exclusive bus use is politically hard.

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Clueless Carlos?

The neglect of the Miami-Dade transit system (MDT) under Mayor Carlos Gimenez has become shockingly literal.

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