A zany map highlights Project Connect’s transparency problems.
We aspire to solve mobility challenges. We do not actually plan to do so.
Making the good parts of the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan a reality before 2039.
Keep Austin Wonky interviews Stephanie Gharakhanian, candidate for Place 8 on the Austin Community College Board of Trustees.
Early electric Autonomous Bus Rapid Transit (ART) models have exhibited progress on self-driving. There are no demonstrations of urban ART “platooning” or dynamic, real-time route-changing.
Theoretically, vehicle-to-vehicle communication enables ART proximity at light-rail speeds, boosting the capacity ceiling for the mode.
Transit capital projects should prioritize winning mode share. Reducing the system’s per-rider subsidy should be the main prioritization metric.
METRO’s Red Line in Houston, Texas. A definitive example of an effective Sun Belt transit investment.