Las Vegas Monorail

Photo: Sahara Station The Las Vegas Monorail – 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. Key [email protected] HeadlinesLas Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Acquires Assets of …

Public Transportation

Photo: 1953 Public Transportation = buses, trains, subways, and other forms of transportation that charge set fares, run on fixed routes, and are available to the public. Elsewhere on the WebMass Transit – @MassTransitMag Embedded Tweets Planeta.com

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 …

Transportation Links

Photo: Tropicana Links related to transportation presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesButtigieg charms Washington with his accessibilityHow to track the big stuck boat – The Verge – myshiptracking.comPete Buttigieg Has Some Ideas for Overhauling How America Moves Around – Rolling StoneIt’s Time To Let Go Of Commuter Culture – JalopnikListen up, America: It’s time to …

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 Questions = Preguntas Are we doing enough to grow bike share programs? = ¿Estamos haciendo lo suficiente para hacer crecer los programas de bicicletas compartidas? HeadlinesWhy some bike shares work …

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 …

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

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 …