As the public input part of plans for light rail in Durham progresses, Durham Congregations In Action is taking on the issue of affordable housing. Durham has a strategy for affordable housing near light rail transit stations.
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman will join key state health and transportation officials Saturday for a daylong rally aimed at getting neighborhood and minority groups more involved in discussions about transit and transportation funding and planning.
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners is expected to vote on a resolution next week that clearly states the board's intention to prevent the construction of any mass transit system that allows access into and out of the county.
A Metropolitan Council committee on Monday reviewed funding for $6.5 million in transit-oriented development grants for seven projects involving housing, plazas and public art -- all near public transit. The Met Council will consider the requests on Nov.
South Coast Air Quality Management District praised Complete Coach Works by giving them the highly coveted award of Advancement of Air Pollution Technology in a reception at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles.
As they flock to urban areas, members of the so-called millennial generation are discovering that they prefer to get around by public transit, biking, or walking instead of driving, according to a report promoted Wednesday.
The Elon Board of Aldermen voted in favor of a four-story building for retail and apartment spaces in downtown, pending town Technical Review Committee approval, and decided to opt out of Burlington's public transit system.
Public-private partnerships offer transit agencies the ability to benefit from a CNG program promptly, even when immediate funding to pay the up-front costs of the CNG infrastructure may be unavailable.
When diesel prices began to skyrocket in 2007, StarMetro in Tallahassee, Fla., found itself in a pinch to pay for fuel.
The 72 bus fleet saw its fuel cost forecast dramatically impacted by the jump in diesel, so leaders there began to look into ways to...
An innovation in bicycle parking offers safety and security for riders as it generates revenue. Duo-Gard Industries Inc. has introduced the new CycleStation as a solution for accommodating cyclists who own their bikes and use them regularly for...
Bicyclists make up a growing portion of public transit ridership and the most common complaint was that cyclists don’t have enough secure parking areas to leave their bikes behind and not enough space onboard to take their bikes along.
CH2M HILL announced its charter membership of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI). As part of its ISI membership, the company has also committed to enrolling 100 employees in the ISI Envision Sustainability Professionals (ENV SPs...
ABB announced that its work to transform the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority (SEPTA) system into both a smart consumer and producer of energy has won the prestigious award for “Innovation in Mobility” at the Energy Storage North America...
Not everyone agreed that more multi-family housing is what West Haven needs as part of any transit-oriented development for the area around the city's still relatively new Metro-North railroad station.
Parsons is pleased to announce the appointment of Goran Sparrman as the area manager for Seattle, Washington. In this role, he will guide business development, political advocacy, staffing and operations for the Seattle area.