User: flenvcenter Topic: Transportation-National
Category: Multi-Modal Transportation :: Pedestrians
Last updated: Oct 15 2018 16:35 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Why do you hit every red light? How pedestrians, construction, and computerized signals choke traffic. 15.10.2018 Philly.com News
Why does it seem as if traffic doesn't flow as well as it did decades ago? The reasons could include pedestrians, ride-sharing, construction - even Mayor's Kenney's initiative to end traffic-related deaths.
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Safe, efficient self-driving cars could block walkable, livable communities 9.10.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Are two of our major environmental goals at odds?
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With Electric Scooters, Road Space Isn’t So Black and White After All 6.10.2018 THE CITY FIX
Over the last year, electric scooters have sped onto the streets of some of America’s largest cities, delighting many riders but also surprising and confusing pedestrians and drivers who aren’t quite sure how to deal with them. Do they belong ...
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Market Street redesign in Old City gets state funding 3.10.2018 Philly.com News
State money dedicated today could make Market Street look very different.
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Seven-year-old who died after fall from SEPTA train remembered for entrepreneurial spirit 25.9.2018 Philly.com News
For Aden Devlin, a 7-year-old who slipped while walking between subway cars, selling candy was his hustle.
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With bus service no faster than walking, a new approach to clear up Center City traffic jams 25.9.2018 Philly.com News
More cops on the city streets target Center City traffic.
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Need New Ideas to Advance Public Transport? Look to Vienna 24.9.2018 THE CITY FIX
European cities by and large have a sterling reputation when it comes to walkability and public transportation. Recent data compiled by Ralph Buheler, John Pucher and Alan Althauser in the International Journal of Sustainable Transportation show that between 1989 and ...
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Roosevelt Boulevard is on pace for a deadly year. Could speed cameras help? 6.9.2018 Philly.com News
Fatal crashes this year on Roosevelt Boulevard have exceeded the average, data shows.
4 cities using transportation data to be more sustainable and socially inclusive 28.8.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
These urban areas are tracking the barriers deterring their citizens from using public transit — and fixing them.
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8 great bike ride routes in search of food and beer around Philadelphia 24.8.2018 Philly.com News
If you need a little extra motivation to get those legs moving, few better incentives exist than pizza and beer.
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Design is the key to the self-driving challenge 24.8.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Who will teach autonomous vehicles how to interact with pedestrians and passengers?
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Open letter to Chief Minister of Karnataka: Elevated Beda, Suburban Train, BRT, LastMile Beku 21.8.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Elevated roads do not solve the traffic problem - they shift it to another place. The government must decide to move people, not move vehicles, says Sandeep Anirudhan in his letter.
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Bike sharing is good, but will big city residents risk cycling to their destinations? 16.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Indian city roads witness a David-Goliath tussle everyday between cycles and motorised transport. And the latter still holds a big advantage. As more and more cities formally launch bike sharing programmes, will the commoner take to cycling in a big way, given the safety concerns?
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The limits of data-driven approaches to planning 14.8.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Sometimes the available quantitative data is too limited to enable us to see what’s really going on — and that can lead us to the wrong conclusions.
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With Transportation Data, These Cities Became More Sustainable and Socially Inclusive 13.8.2018 THE CITY FIX
Cities across the world have pledged to take action on climate change, including planning for more sustainable forms of transportation. Many cities, however, lack the dataand information necessary to track and monitor their progress. This data provides valuable examples of transportation ...
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Trump approves major disaster declaration for Wis. counties affected by flooding 12.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Six northern Wisconsin counties have received a federal disaster declaration that will help cover the cost of repairing damage caused by flooding in June.
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With Transportation Data, These Cities Became More Sustainable and Socially Inclusive 9.8.2018 WRI Stories
With Transportation Data, These Cities Became More Sustainable and Socially Inclusive Comments|Add Comment|PrintBus in Quito. Flickr/Malcolm K. Cities across the world have pledged to take action on climate change, including planning for more sustainable forms of transportation. Many cities, however, lack the data and information necessary to track and monitor their progress. This data provides valuable examples of transportation patterns and needs, allowing cities to plan mitigation actions... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Where are you most likely to be killed by a car in Philadelphia? (Hint: Not Center City) 8.8.2018 Philly.com News
The highest rates of fatalities in Philadelphia are outside the city's core, data shows.
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These goats build community in Philly through therapy, yoga, and yard work 8.8.2018 Philly.com News
The Philly Goat Project is increasing community engagement in East Germantown through therapy, yoga, and yard work.
Philly Free Streets: 10 spots to check out on Broad Street during this year's car free Saturday 7.8.2018 Philly.com News
These landmarks are worth stopping by during this year's Philly Free Streets event.
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