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Future Of Mobility

On Jul 2, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
This week's Mobility Hub is here, including the latest #sharedmobility headlines with a new #COVID19 case study and MOD webinars in the Learning Center. https://t.co/H8ELNWtoc5
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Mobility Hub Newsletter: July 2, 2020

Mobility Hub Newsletter: July 2, 2020

Transmission on Public Transit Mitigating Risks and Recouping Ridership Long-Term Takeaways Since April 8th, when we published the COVID-19 Crisis Impact on Transit & Shared …

On Jul 2, 2020
@humantransit shared
RT @planetizen: Self-driving transit buses are coming into view. https://t.co/W6H7TKvIWt
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First: Grant Enables Automated Transit Buses in Connecticut

First: Grant Enables Automated Transit Buses in Connecticut

CTtransit will work with Robotic Research LLC, New Flyer of America, and the Center for Transportation and Environment to be the first public transit provider in the United States to ...

On Jul 2, 2020
@BombardierRail shared
This month our President of Australia and New Zealand, Wendy McMillan, sat down with @RailExpressNews to talk about our deep expertise in the #Australian tram sector, our proud Dandenong workforce and massive LRV facility in #Melbourne. https://t.co/CtwFJdShjO #TogetherWeMove https://t.co/UORBRlwemm
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The road to 100

The road to 100

Bombardier’s Wendy McMillan describes how the company is creating a rail manufacturing centre of excellence as it reaches a major milestone.

On Jul 2, 2020
@greenestcity shared
RT @UBCgarden: Did you hear? The Garden re-opens on July 3 by advanced booking. Our new hours are Wed-Sun @ 10am-3pm. Book your next relaxing stroll through our collections: https://t.co/24uMArE5yE #ubc #nowopen #gardensbc #explorebc #explorebcgardens #ubcbotanicalgarden #ubcgarden
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The Garden is Re-opening! Plan Your Visit

The Garden is Re-opening! Plan Your Visit

UBC Botanical Garden is reopening on Friday, July 3, 2020. Reserve your tickets and entry time now.

On Jun 30, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @matthewlesh: This is excellent news — finally the beginning of e-scooters in the U.K. Ridiculous, however, to not also legalise the devices for personal use. If we want safe, sustainable transport the technology must be embraced fully. https://t.co/Kw8ui7nYc2
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Rental e-scooters to be made legal on roads in Great Britain from Saturday

Rental e-scooters to be made legal on roads in Great Britain from Saturday

Hired, but not private, e-scooters will be allowed on roads in Great Britain, the government says.

On Jul 1, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
Baltimore is one of the only major US cities that doesn't have its own transit authority — and the state transit agency has failed predominantly Black Baltimore riders too many times. @Jdsigaran explores why it's time for a change. https://t.co/B1vLWNERaa
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Op Ed: Why Baltimore Needs Its Own RTA To Achieve Real Transit Justice

Op Ed: Why Baltimore Needs Its Own RTA To Achieve Real Transit Justice

A new ballot question initiative in Maryland aims to give Baltimore voters a say in the creation of a city-specific transit agency — which could be a crucial tool in the fight for ...

On Jul 6, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @otago: The Southland region could be New Zealand’s largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant. Read more: https://t.co/dgiXkLOc2G
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EQC grant unites earth and social sciences

EQC grant unites earth and social sciences

The Southland region could be New Zealand's largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant.

On Jul 3, 2020
@transportforum shared
Do Maritime Authorities Have a Role in the Digitalization of #Shipping? https://t.co/UtRD8YLmur #Transport https://t.co/dtK9sBxF1M
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Do Maritime Authorities Have a Role in the Digitalization of Shipping?

Do Maritime Authorities Have a Role in the Digitalization of Shipping?

The ports of the world have an important role in enabling sustainable transport through the combinat...