Transit

The Transit Channel covers light rail, high-speed rail and bus rapid transit, along with the resurgence of streetcars in urban metro areas. 

News | April 28,2017

Transit agencies will have the opportunity to apply for up to $55 million in competitive grant funds

News | April 27,2017

A report from APTA and the Economic Development Group estimates hundreds of thousands of transit-related jobs would be at risk as a result of the Trump administration's budget cuts

News | April 25,2017

A transit advocacy group is pushing for more transit growth in the city

News | April 13,2017

RIPTA is applying an audible warning system to its fixed-route fleet to improve safety for buses, motorists and pedestrians

News | April 12,2017

The technology that enables the movement of freight and passengers through tubes between distant cities in minutes will undergo a full-system test by the end of this year

News | April 03,2017

Repairs to the N.J. Transit terminal will not be completed until close to the third anniversary of the crash that killed a woman and injured over 100 people back in September

News | March 24,2017

$225 million more is needed to complete the world's only trackway on a floating bridge

News | March 23,2017

The department is planning to either build bridges over or tunnels under seven railroad crossings to improve safety and mobility

News | March 23,2017

Congressman DeFazio introduced legislation to raise the gas tax by 1 cent per year

News | March 21,2017

The commission allocated $217 million for transportation projects across the state

News | March 20,2017

The president's plan would cut off funding next year for 16 projects that are awaiting a funding agreement

News | March 20,2017

The 5-mile-long stretch of a downtown Oklahoma City streetcar line is set to start operation at the end of 2018

News | February 07,2017

Governors from 44 states across the nation are preparing wish lists for the new administration

News | January 27,2017

Over $25 million will be dedicated to three California freight and rail transit projects

News | January 25,2017

The Gateway Program and the Brent Spence Bridge are among the 50 potential transportation projects totaling $137.5 billion

Feature | Patrice Bell Mercadel | January 24,2017

The past, present and future of streetcar development in New Orleans

News | January 18,2017

The region is being looked at for a more aggressive application of high-speed transit

News | January 17,2017

The city recently received a $1.1 billion “parting gift” from the Obama administration for CTA improvements

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