Imagine if this street in Strasbourg, France was Route 2 in Cranston or North Main Street in Providence. Le sigh.
Photo from Worcester Telegram & Gazette Worcester, Mass. has opened their new bus hub at the city’s Union Station. The hub connects local WRTA buses to intercity buses, Amtrak, and MBTA commuter rail and features real time electronic bus information, covered bike parking, and charging stations for the agency’s new electric buses. See more information on the USDOT Fast Lane …
Do we have an inordinate amount of surface parking around our State House. Let’s see what our neighbors and peers look like.
Seen in South Beach during my recent trip to South Florida.
The Chicago Transit Authority’s Holiday Train started its month-long tour of that city yesterday.
NBC Chicago: Chicago Unveils Riverwalk Expansion Plans “A completed riverwalk not only adds to the livability of the city, but will enhance our economy by expanding our recreational offerings for tourists,” said Lou Raizin, president of Broadway in Chicago.
Seattle Streetcar, image ericnvntr The Seattle Transit Blog reports that Amazon.com, which is building a shiny new headquarters complex in Downtown Seattle, plans to buy that city a new streetcar vehicle for service on an existing line and provide funding for shorter headway service. The overall proposal includes $5.5 million of support for the Seattle Streetcar. This funding will allow …
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We should probably take notes for when sea level rise overwhelms our Hurricane Barrier’s capacity to hold back the sea. I recommend taking advantage of the “Full Screen” option.
For many who have heard of Medellín, Colombia, the name brings to mind the drug-related violence of the 1980s and 1990s, when it was often described as the most dangerous city in the world. Over the last decade, Medellín has worked hard to change its image. The local government is investing in education and social programs, and the city recognizes …
Athletic shoe giant New Balance released detailed plans Wednesday for a new Brighton world headquarters that will include at least four new buildings with offices, restaurants, a hotel, and a sprawling sports complex that may offer everything from ice hockey to tennis.
The city is working to arrange for ferry service to leave from the State Pier, arriving at Block Island less than two hours later. Mayor Will Flanagan has set a target date of late June for a trial run, with corresponding studies to determine how high the demand would be for the service.
Some northern cities can deal with snow for all modes of travel.
Lovely time lapse video of Toronto, Canada.
Broadway bike lanes are almost a reality, can you taste it?
My visit to New York City’s High Line park.
Harvar seeks private partners to jump start development in the life sciences in Boston. Could Brown follow the same model for development in Providence’s Jewelry District?
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