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Top 5 Transit System Projects Worth Watching in 2016

Public transit systems in the United States are experiencing rapid growth of ridership and growing revenue predictions, although the funding to pay for improvements and keeping their systems in a state of good repair may not materialize.  With that said, most … Continue reading

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Top 5 Transit System Projects Worth Watching in 2015

Public transit systems in the United States are experiencing rapid growth of ridership and growing revenue predictions, although the funding to pay for improvements and keeping their systems in a state of good repair may not materialize.  With that said, most … Continue reading

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Dallas vs. Houston: A Tale of Two Transit Cities

Houston and Dallas.  Both in Texas, roughly 4 hours apart on Interstate 45, two cities with a deep not-unlike-Southern-culture car-eccentric environment, with a few pickup trucks in the mix.  OK, maybe not a few…many hundreds.  Nevertheless, in both the Dallas-Fort … Continue reading

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Light Rail Transit

What is Light Rail Transit? Well, light rail transit (or LRT for short) is a tricky concept.  The reason I say it’s tricky is because of its application and meaning in North America as opposed to its development and terminology … Continue reading

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A List of Favorite US Transit Cities

There are probably hundreds of cities in the United States, some with their own public transit systems, and some whose transit is provided by a metropolitan area, regional authority, or county jurisdiction.  Most of these cities have transit systems with … Continue reading

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