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New pedestrian and bicycle bridges would connect the Lakehead University area

The city is requesting federal funds for two new bridges across the McIntyre River, repurposing the Edward Street Bridge girders. THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay City Council has approved a plan prioritizing two new pedestrian and cycling bridges that will better connect the Lakehead University and George Burke Park areas to the city’s active transportation […]

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At least 12 transportation project applications to be submitted for Smart Scale | local government

Safety improvements on Fifth Street in Charlottesville, changes to the intersection of Rio Road and Belvedere Boulevard, and adjustments to US 250 in eastern Albemarle County are among several local road projects that officials hope to receive state funding. Area governments and organizations plan to submit at least a dozen transportation projects in Charlottesville and […]

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How technology will reshape transportation in 2022

Illustration: © IoT for all The market size of intelligent transportation is expected to reach $130 billion by 2024. This reflects a CAGR growth of 20% from 2018 to 2024. Even though such a pace of development can hardly be called explosive, intelligent transportation systems intelligent transportation are gaining momentum around the world. Rapid urbanization, […]

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Austin residents fear city’s transportation plan will change their neighborhood

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Neighbors in downtown Austin fear changes to Austin’s city street network could spell the end of their neighborhood as they know it. In Rosedale, West 49th Street is a narrow road surrounded by homes, a school, and a historic site. Joe and Caroline Reynolds have called this area home for decades. “We’ve […]

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San Marcos City Council Approves Transportation Master Plan, Begins Animal Services Committee Discussions – Corridor News

Amira Van Leeuwen | Journalist SAN MARCOS – The San Marcos City Council met in person and virtually on January 4 at 6 p.m. to analyze and challenge various ordinances and resolutions. Council approved an ordinance amending the city’s official zoning plan and an ordinance annexing approximately 21 acres of land to the city. They […]

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transport agency approves concept of cycle paths connecting towns in Tuolumne County | News

A proposal to create designated cycle lanes on or alongside existing rail lines that would link Jamestown, Sonora and Columbia was approved in early December by members of the Tuolumne County Transportation Council. The Sierra Railroad Trail proposal, estimated to cost $ 6.9 million, is part of a regional plan to promote safe bicycle travel […]

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Transport problems in the upper valley are unlikely to improve in 2022

Drivers navigate the roundabout outside Aspen on Saturday, January 1, 2022 (Kelsey Brunner / The Aspen Times) Anyone who thought last summer’s horrific rush hour traffic jam entering and exiting Aspen was the worst, but they better recalibrate their frustration meter because next summer will be almost assured to be worse. The impending repaving of […]

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5-story student apartments recommended to replace Aubrey House in York

A 5-story student apartment block has won the backing of York planners, despite concerns that the project is “cramped” and parts of its appearance being “monotonous and bland”. York City Council planning committee is recommended to approve the project on Foss Islands Road, with officers saying the public interest in student housing outweighs the loss […]

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Homeless camps under bridges in sight | News

Homeless settlements under bridges are on the rise in Haywood County, but ending the bridge occupations is not an easy proposition. Squatters built makeshift neighborhoods under the nooks and crannies of many bridges across the county. The Russ Avenue bridge in Waynesville is the most visible, but more than a dozen bridges used for homeless […]

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Ronning enters Eastern Montana US House race | Regional news

Former Billings Town Councilor Penny Ronning is running for US House in the Eastern District of Montana. Ronning, a Democrat, said she has been planning a congressional candidacy for some time. There had been speculation that Ronning would be on the 2022 ballot given she did not seek re-election this year to Ward 4 city […]

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City Council Unveils Complete Missoula Connect Transportation Plan | Local News

On Monday, Missoula City Council opened a hearing on whether to adopt a new long-term transportation plan known as Missoula Connect that will guide future transit-related projects. The city has been collecting public feedback for the plan since early 2020, which aims to inform transport plans and policies through 2050. The Missoula Connect area includes […]

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Berkeley Expands Public Transportation With Scooter Program – Berkeley High Jacket

Berkeley City Council on Sept. 28 approved a set of regulations for the micromobility industry in Berkeley, which means e-bike and scooter companies could soon legally distribute these electric transportation options in Berkeley. On July 10, 2018, city council approved a referral from the city manager to consider allowing electric scooter companies to distribute electric […]

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Residents’ frustration with parking on a narrow road in Lenton

Parking on a narrow street in Lenton raised issues for residents as they received a letter from City Council regarding the “reckless” parking. Residents of Barrack Lane, Lenton, have issues with people parking on double yellow lines and blocking the road, making it difficult for passers-by. Ruth Hardiman, 81, retired teacher from Manchester and resident […]

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Boise calls on CDHA to widen narrow road through Harris Ranch

The Ada County Road District plans to eventually make Warm Springs Avenue five lanes between Parkcenter Boulevard and Eckert Road. “We are concerned about this,” says John Mooney Jr., president of the Barber Valley Neighborhood Association. “We want to make sure people can cross safely. ” Katherine jones [email protected] Boise City Council is asking the […]

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Cliff side climbs and narrow bridges on the Royal Gorge Via Ferrata

For too long, Brent Hargrave has gazed at the glass walls of the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park and dreamed. People, of course, walked on the bridge over these sheer cliffs. Here, too, they rode gondolas, zip lines, and helicopters, and there they rafted the vertical world-cutting Arkansas River. “All the while, I thought, ‘Dude, […]

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Wellington.scoop.co.nz »Sir Peter attacks plan for narrow road and footpath in Shelly Bay

An impression of the Shelly Bay Development Project, taken from the Wellington Company website. Click on the image for a larger version. RNZ reportSir Peter Jackson has delivered a scathing criticism of Wellington City Council‘s oversight of plans for a major development in Shelly Bay. In a lengthy Facebook post to his 2 million followers, […]