Light Rail Transit (LRT)

L.A. Metro A Line (Blue) in service
Image: L.A. Metro (@metrolosangeles) via Twitter
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) recently reopened its Blue Line—now renamed the A Line—with ribbon cutting…
November 05, 2019
The Ohio DOT (ODOT) has announced an influx of $105 million in grant dollars to improve operations and mobility throughout the state. Nearly $70…
October 29, 2019
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) will be releasing a joint study with the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) during its…
October 09, 2019
The U.S. DOT’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) this week issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity for the Federal-State Partnership for State of…
October 08, 2019
Tempe Streetcar project Valley Metro Arizona
Image: Federal Transit Administration
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $75 million grant to Valley Metro in Arizona for the Tempe Streetcar project. The goal of…
September 25, 2019
Rendering of the Genesee Viaduct; Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project
A rendering of the Genesee Viaduct, one of three viaducts on the Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project. Image courtesy WSP.
The Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project (MCCTP) is the largest transit infrastructure project currently under construction in San Diego, California.…
August 14, 2019
Valley Metro’s light-rail transit Arizona
Valley Metro’s LRT will increase to a 50-mile system with multiple extensions planned through 2030.
Many years ago, Tempe was a quaint suburban community east of central Phoenix. Things changed over the years as Arizona State University (ASU) grew…
August 14, 2019
California bucks Trump administration plans on fuel efficiency; Caltrans awards millions to transit systems
California bucks Trump administration plans on fuel efficiency; Caltrans awards millions to transit systems
The state of California has reached an agreement with four major auto manufacturers to mandate improvements in vehicle fuel emissions standards. The…
July 26, 2019
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