Austin officials have turned down a proposal for an eight-mile gondola in their city, saying the project was better suited for niche applications.
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The Toronto Transit Commission is studying the pros and cons of autonomous transit vehicles in anticipation of future technology.
The transit operator in Singapore teamed up with NEC Corporation to test the use of artificial intelligence to predict and prevent bus accidents.
BART directors are reconsidering a proposal to designate BART a “sanctuary” transit system out of concern that the move might jeopardize federal funds.
The Chicago Tribune spent time with some of the participants in Metra’s (IL) engineer training program.
The Washington Post identified 16 major transit projects that would be at risk if the Trump administration cuts back New Starts funding.
The proposed 2018 budget from the Trump Administration cuts overall DOT funding by 13% and slashes several transit and rail programs.
The North Carolina DOT and 11 transit operators teamed up to provide free local connections for Amtrak passengers traveling between Raleigh and Charlotte.
Bay Area Rapid Transit says its BART Perks program successfully created incentives to influence rider travel behavior.