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A high number of pedestrian injuries have occurred on the Woodley Park/Cleveland Park section of Connecticut Ave between 2000-2008.  Map: CAPA.
Making Connecticut Ave Safer for Pedestrians
Have you had an accident or a close call when walking along Connecticut Avenue? If so, you’re not alone. The arterial, one of Washington’s main streets, has some of the highest car speeds in the District, some of the shortest ...
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Mumbai's BEST buses may be joining other high-end bus operators around the world, like the Bauer Wi-Drive in San Francisco, that offer food and drinks to passengers.  Photo: Mike Kepka, The Chronicle.
Eat, Drink and Be…on the Bus?
Mumbai’s bus commuters may not have to go hungry on their rides any longer. BEST officials are considering making snacks and cold drinks available on select routes and in air-conditioned buses. Commuters would be able to purchase packaged food items, ...
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Auto rickshaw drivers, some of India's poorest citizens, are routinely taken advantage of by financiers.  Reforming the sector would address this important social equity concern as well as contribute to environmental and quality-of-life goals.  Photo: Dey.
Shining Light on India’s Auto Rickshaw Sector
As Delhi prepares for this fall’s Commonwealth Games, a fierce debate is raging over how best to transform the place into a “world-class city”. Some – like chief minister Sheila Dikshit – argue that banning auto rickshaws is a key ...
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Shining Light on India's Auto Rickshaw Sector
As Delhi prepares for this fall’s Commonwealth Games, a fierce debate is raging over how best to transform the place into a “world-class city”. Some – like chief minister Sheila Dikshit – argue that banning auto rickshaws is a key ...
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New Film Series Showcases City Transportation Innovations
New Film Series Showcases City Transportation Innovations
The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) today kicked off a new series of high-energy films documenting innovative transportation projects in big cities across the nation. The series of seven films showcases projects in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Los Angeles, Phoenix ...
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Mobile 4 Mumbai's new app allows Mumbai's bus riders to find bus routes with a few keystrokes on their cell phones.  Photo: Only Gizmos.
Mumbai’s Bus Routes at Your Fingertips
In less than ten keystrokes, you can now find out the shortest bus route between any two points in Mumbai. Mobile 4 Mumbai, a start-up that works to create mobile solutions, has launched a mobile app that enables users to ...
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