Research on the topic doesn't offer any clean answers — and two new reports just add to the confusion.
Virtual supermarkets may be coming soon to a transit station near you.
The mayor wants the city to run buses on Saturdays, but traditionalists oppose the move as a slippery slope.
Rogue cabbie Phil Sullivan of Aspen has faced two jail stints and thousands of dollars in fines. But he keeps breaking the law.
Negative stereotypes of light rail — in particular its unsubstantiated ability to generate crime — may have hurt property values along a new line in south Jersey, according to a new study.
In New York, legislators debate whether a bill banning food will cut down on the city's vermin.
After a successful pilot program, the entire fleet will soon be equipped with cameras to ticket cars that block transit-only traffic.
The city pledged transit-oriented development around the store — so why is it building roads?
An interview with Toronto photographer Tom Ryaboi, who likes to capture the city from up high - way up high.
The three-wheeled, auto rickshaw should play a major role in the sustainability of Indian cities, a new report suggests.
Some public transportation systems are using classical music to deter criminals — but does it work?
Tree coverage is steadily shrinking in urban America, according to a new study of aerial photos.
A look at five more city-infringing freeways targeted for much-needed demolition.
A proposal to eliminate a share of the federal gas tax dedicated to public transportation would devastate urban mobility.
How the city controls its traffic system, then and now.
Cabs don't have to compete with buses and subways - they can complement them.
These roadways have performed well by some traffic standards, but problems remain.
A new Stanford study says women ride transit more often than men. How can we better accommodate their needs?
A British blogger conceives an answer: digital platforms that indicate the passenger volumes of various cars.