Public Transportation

COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact on greenhouse gas emissions, including those from transportation. To reveal some of those effects, …
January 22, 2021
The Connecticut DOT (CTDOT) this week released its $9.7 billion five-year Capital Plan, covering fiscal years 2021-2025. The plan includes capital…
January 21, 2021
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced that 37 projects will receive a share of $15.8 million in funding to support strategies that…
January 19, 2021
If combined with public transit and increased in scale, shared modes of transportation—such as ride-hailing, scooter sharing, and bike sharing—can…
January 15, 2021
Chris McCarthy
Chris McCarthy
When COVID-19-related lockdowns took effect in March 2020, transit ridership decreased by 90% almost overnight. In the following months, ridership…
January 15, 2021
President-elect Joe Biden today announced a COVID-19 relief plan dubbed the American Rescue Plan that will "tackle the pandemic and get direct…
January 14, 2021
Portal North Bridge Project in New Jersey
Image: Federal Transit Administration
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced a $766.5 million Capital Investment Grant (CIG) agreement with New Jersey Transit (NJ TRANSIT) for…
January 14, 2021
Utah Valley University pedestrian bridge
Image: Utah DOT
Officials in the state of Utah are set to unveil a new pedestrian bridge that will connect Utah Valley University (UVU) with the UTA FrontRunner Orem…
January 13, 2021
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