Planning

August 18, 2014
TDM Gets Beyond the Workplace, But Does It Get Into the Transit Boardroom?

Transportation demand management (TDM), a suite of programs that encourage sustainable transportation, has traditionally been focused on the commute to...

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July 31, 2014
Take Us Out to the Ball Game

When a professional baseball team first started playing in Brooklyn, their field was so surrounded by trolley tracks that a...

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July 24, 2014
Let’s Dig Deep: Performance Measures in Transportation Project Selection

Growing up at the northern fringes of the Boston Metropolitan Area, my family would drive the 30 miles into Boston...

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July 18, 2014
Shanghai Metro Musings

As a graduate student at the NYU Wagner School of Public Service, I had the pleasure to spend three weeks...

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July 3, 2014
Next Chapter of LA Story

Though Los Angeles is the land of big industry, splashy projects, and outsized personalities, the images that lingered the most...

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May 15, 2014
How the Reverse Commute Could Reverse Long Island’s Lagging Fortunes

Long Island – which stretches to the east of New York City – is often seen as a place that...

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April 3, 2014
Learning to Share

Cities are naturals at sharing (or buying), with their markets, plazas, parks, and public transportation. But now that entrepreneurs are...

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March 3, 2014
For Transit’s Sake

We’re constantly reminding non-transit professionals that transit is a means to multiple ends: to improved air quality and reduced carbon...

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March 3, 2014
Ukraine: City planning and nation building (or unbuilding)

The way we design our cities and move about them has implications for the functioning of an open and free...

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