Austin officials have turned down a proposal for an eight-mile gondola in their city, saying the project was better suited for niche applications.
Cutting-edge vehicle technology, including high-speed rail and personal rapid transit
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The Toronto Transit Commission is studying the pros and cons of autonomous transit vehicles in anticipation of future technology.
Some stories you may have missed last week: SEPTA launches travel wallet, moovel creates MobilityX accelerator, and Jacksonville hosts autonomous car demo.
Some stories you may have missed last week: Amtrak pilots enhanced WiFi at stations, Taiwan tests a hybrid ferry, and Boulder considers a gondola.
Autonomous vehicles can greatly improve urban mobility — but only if they complement public transportation networks — according to a report from UITP.
Some stories you may have missed last week: Los Angeles and Seattle acquire all-electric buses while Dutch Railways uses wind power for trains.
An autonomous all-electric shuttle will be tested in downtown Las Vegas — the first such deployment on a public roadway in the U.S.
Auto company Ford wants to help cities design urban transportation strategies that capitalize on new technology and innovative mobility solutions.
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