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.
Given other curbside alternatives, why do many intercity travelers remain loyal to the Chinatown service?
Just in time for Valentine's Day, the Philadelphia transit agency is asking couples who met on board to share their stories.
Space restraints have led to new rituals in Far Eastern cities.
Today's business-centric view of the mail system stands in contrast to its historical civic mandate
John Jones says he's made $20,000 reselling tossed Metrocards. Should that be legal?
The revival of Guayaquil offers a powerful model for urban recovery
In 1937, a California city just southwest of Hollywood tried to change its name - to Hollywood
Graphic designer Cameron Booth gives a London Tube map treatment to America's roadways
A new report, based on an evaluation of Atlanta's transit system, suggests expanding into job centers and improving transfers
By using a mental map oriented to the north, says a group of psychologists
A new study shows just how much high-speed rail dominates the Paris-to-London trip and concludes it would compete with air travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco
An emerging field of research is devoted to studying pedestrian behavior
Opponents say stations bring an unsavory element to a neighborhood. But according to a new study, that's just not the case