Though there's a delicate balance to strike between access and speed.
The quirky allure of photographing mass transport in the urban wild.
These impressed us for both what they illustrated and how they did it.
High tolls can keep a transportation network efficient and equitable. Right now, the city's system accomplishes neither.
Attitudes toward public transportation and concerns about safety have a huge influence over whether or not a person rides.
Active travelers like walkers have a more complete sense of space than passive ones.
Without a cash infusion, it'll be broke by 2015. What's Chief Steve Spade to do?
It's time to cover the costs of transit investments by capturing the rising value of adjacent land.
Lessons that bear repeating to residents of large cities around the world.
Watch the commuting patterns of New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Five reasons cities must do a better job integrating bikes into the larger transportation system.
And where bike commuting has been growing the fastest.
The state doubled its light rail line in just 7 years, with the broad support of users and non-users alike.
In Toronto, single-parent households face a serious transit disadvantage.
London's Edward Lister says building basic infrastructure is more important than chasing new technology.
It's a cost-effective, high-return option, says Chicago's transportation commissioner.
An antiquated car-centric planning metric called "level of service" must be reformed by 2014.
And that's a conservative estimate, writes Brookings economist Clifford Winston.
"Driving Richmond" reveals the personal side of city transit.