Transportation Links

Photo Links related to transportation presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesIt’s Time To Let Go Of Commuter Culture – Jalopnikhttp://transportblog.co.nz/2015/07/21/the-equity-implications-of-minimum-parking-requirementshttp://www.salon.com/2014/07/27/listen_up_america_its_time_to_starting_making_mass_transit_freeThe Guide to Sustainable Transport 2014 – @bluegreentweet FlickrTransportation [email protected] Elsewhere on the Webhttp://transportblog.co.nz – @TransportBlog ReportsMobilizing Sustainable Transportation for Development (PDF)@sustdev Recommended ListeningThe driverless car-where is it taking us? – Former vice-president of research and …

Bikes

Photo: Ron Mader, DTLV Bikes In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious travel. What are the good cycling experiences? How are locals benefiting from bike tours? What events are worth attending or paying attention? Translating: BicycleSpanish: Bicicleta Elsewhere on the WebBicicletas Pedro …

Moving Trucks

Photo Moving truck = a large moving van with an enclosed cargo space Companieshttps://www.uhaul.com/Reservations/RatesTrucks.aspx – @uhaulhttps://www.pensketruckrental.com – @PenskeNewshttps://www.budgettruck.com – @budget Elsewhere on the Webhttps://www.toptenreviews.com/services/home/best-truck-rental-services Planeta.com

Bike Share

Buzzwords Bike Share = service in which bicycles are made available for shared use to individuals on a very short term basis for a price Headlines The quiet triumph of bike sharehttps://indianapublicmedia.org/news/bloomington-bike-share-to-pull-all-bikes-at-the-end-of-may.phpReno Lime Bikes piled up in downtown scrapyard after no deal from city, photos showPod Squad: Have You Tried A Biki Yet? – Civil …

Transportation Security Administration

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Transportation Security Administration – tsa.gov – is an agency of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that has authority over the security of the traveling public in the United States. Chiefly concerned with air travel, the TSA employs screening officers in airports, armed Federal Air Marshals on planes, and mobile …

Transportation

Photo: Tribute Van Transportation = the action of transporting someone or something or the process of being transported Questions What is the environmental impact of travel-related transportation — airlines, bikes, buses, cars, cruise ships? How can transportation be made more eco-friendly? What are the best examples of eco-friendly transportation? Is sustainable travel possible when advertising is …

Freeways without Futures (2019)

Report cover New publication freeways-without-futures https://www.cnu.org Facebook @NewUrbanism Background CNU advocates for replacing urban freeways with surface streets, boulevards and avenues as the most cost-effective, sustainable option for cities grappling with aging grade separated roads. This has the added benefit of providing significant opportunities to heal local street networks and improve regional traffic dispersion. As …

Las Vegas Monorail

Photo The Las Vegas Monorail – https://www.lvmonorail.com – provides a quick and convenient connection along the Las Vegas Strip, linking riders to world-class restaurants, shows, shops, day/nightclubs, spas, hotels, and casinos. Trains arrive every 4-8 minutes at each of the 7 stations. The Las Vegas Monorail has customer service ticket offices at the following stations: …