Major Transit Official Compares Building Bike and Bus Lanes to Bulldozing Neighborhoods for Freeways
“How can we say we’re going to do better than our predecessors who bulldozed black and brown neighborhoods to put in the freeway system…just because what we’re trying to build is a bus lane or a bike lane?” An LA transit official said on a podcast.
Perhaps they forgot to use the proper cover sheet for the TPS report.
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A 33-year-old man was arrested after the woman and two friends were allegedly assaulted on Vancouver’s SkyTrain.
Amtrak has a bold vision for the future: slower trains than the days before color television.
The slow buses will continue until fare compliance improves.
The pier’s private owners have cut off New York City’s Ferry service from using a Greenpoint, Brooklyn pier built for the city’s transit system.
As cities enact curfews, public bikes and scooters could easily stay in service. Instead, companies are taking a side that hurts protesters and essential workers.
“We have to give people confidence to come back on buses,” a union official told Motherboard. “Having a packed bus does not give people confidence.”
Sanders himself thanked New Urbanist Memes for Transit-Oriented Teens, which has nearly 200,000 public transit-obsessed members.