Let’s build that interborough train line and once it’s up and running, build a second phase to the Bronx.
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London, Singapore, and Stockholm have all managed to do something that New York City has been unable to do; enact and implement congestion pricing in its central business district.
Research shows that a range of structural factors, including exploitative labor relations and police corruption, compel and solicit dangerous driving behavior.
The pandemic is changing how we get around. Emergency response measures and experiments around the world offer lessons for sustainable mobility and resilience strategies going forward.
The Metropolitan Transit Authority aims to have a fully electric municipal bus fleet by 2040.
The time for a comprehensive fix for this region’s mass transit is long overdue.
Thomas Abdallah, adjunct professor at Columbia University, is working to make the NYC subway system more sustainable.
Charging drivers more could provide much-needed funding for public transit, while reducing traffic and making Manhattan a better place to live and work.
An effective transportation system is to the sustainable city what a well-functioning circulatory system is to a healthy human being. New York City has developed along the path of its subway system.
New York City Transit is considering adding electric buses to its fleet. The purchase price of electric buses is higher than for diesel buses-, but using them would reduce harmful emissions. So is this a good idea?