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THE BEST OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

On May 12, 2020
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"Public transportation ... is where people negotiate their differences." Nice piece by Emily Sohn @tidepoolsinc in @NatGeo https://t.co/4rXMp9Iv7z
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Coronavirus will upend—but perhaps make healthier—the ways we use trains, buses, and bike lanes in our post-pandemic future.

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On May 12, 2020
@humantransit shared
"Public transportation ... is where people negotiate their differences." Nice piece by Emily Sohn @tidepoolsinc in @NatGeo https://t.co/4rXMp9Iv7z
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THE BEST OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

THE BEST OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

Coronavirus will upend—but perhaps make healthier—the ways we use trains, buses, and bike lanes in our post-pandemic future.

How MaaS Public Transit Is Changing The World

How MaaS Public Transit Is Changing The World

Thanks to advances in mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) solutions, more resources for citizens to travel around urban areas are becoming available.

Who Will Ride Transit After Coronavirus?

Who Will Ride Transit After Coronavirus?

After lockdowns ease, public transportation ridership in the U.S. is likely to remain low for years. But some see a way forward for a new understanding of transit’s role.

One Man’s Drive to Get Buses Moving in San Antonio

One Man’s Drive to Get Buses Moving in San Antonio

A few years ago, San Antonio City Council member Rey Saldaña tried his own transportation experiment. He ditched his car and relied on public transit for one month. The good? Saldaña met ...

‘They’re Bold and Fresh’: The Millennials Disrupting Boston’s Transit System

‘They’re Bold and Fresh’: The Millennials Disrupting Boston’s Transit System

Armed with data and outside-the-box ideas, TransitMatters is redefining citizen engagement.

What Makes a Transit Trip “Essential?”

What Makes a Transit Trip “Essential?”

Any person can legally ride DC-area public transit for any purpose, but in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic the region’s transit providers have significantly curtailed service and ...

Uber Wants to Sell You Train Tickets. And Be Your Bus Service, Too.

Uber Wants to Sell You Train Tickets. And Be Your Bus Service, Too.

The ride-hailing company, craving growth, is looking to public transit for riders and revenue. Cities aren’t sure whether to welcome it.

How the Port Authority is using transit to encourage development

How the Port Authority is using transit to encourage development

A Port Authority expert breaks down Transit Oriented Development (TOD) and how Pittsburgh can become a more accessible, walkable place. Details here.

AV shuttle services spur business, travel, and tourism

AV shuttle services spur business, travel, and tourism

We take a look at some of the best applications for AV shuttles both in the U.S. and around the world.

The L Train Will Stay Open. So What Happens to All Those Plan B’s?

The L Train Will Stay Open. So What Happens to All Those Plan B’s?

Even with no shutdown, many still want new bike lanes, more bus and ferry service, and car restrictions. Critics of the plans say that could hurt their neighborhoods.

How traveling abroad with kids showed me how to fix U.S. transit

How traveling abroad with kids showed me how to fix U.S. transit

Our trip to Sweden featured reliable trains, wide sidewalks, ubiquitous bathrooms—and no car seats.

I always use Uber when I travel, but it's been banned in Vancouver. Here's how I survived getting around a foreign city without the ridesharing app.

I always use Uber when I travel, but it's been banned in Vancouver. Here's how I survived getting around a foreign city without the ridesharing app.

For anyone traveling to Vancouver and planning on exploring the city, I would recommend purchasing the day pass for CA $10.50.

COVID-19 Could Affect Cities for Years. Here Are 4 Ways They’re Coping Now.

COVID-19 Could Affect Cities for Years. Here Are 4 Ways They’re Coping Now.

The COVID-19 pandemic is laying bare two unavoidable facts about our new reality: we are more interconnected than ever, and cities are at the frontlines of this crisis and will be at the ...

The scooter stampede of 2018 is great news for urban transportation

The scooter stampede of 2018 is great news for urban transportation

Micromobility options like scooters are a small step in solving the massive challenge of urban transit.

On-Demand Transit Can Unlock Urban Mobility

On-Demand Transit Can Unlock Urban Mobility

These innovative services can benefit passengers and cities by improving access while reducing pollution and congestion.