Thoughts

Shoeleather engineering

Transportation and health has recently become a hot topic in transportation. Much of the focus has been on the relationship between and...

Big Events, Small Improvements

Atlanta loves putting on big events. Planning permanent infrastructure for the purposes of big events is generally bad idea. However,...

Where is the More MARTA money going?

The estimated $2.5 billion raised is currently allocated to 17 projects (depending on who is counting). The funding is primarily for rail...

Frequency vs. Coverage

A good deal of debate on transit system design rests on one question: should we design to maximize ridership, or to make sure that it...