Stories Tagged as
Don't panic, it's just a roundabout
The modern roundabout was created in 1960s Britain. But since the '90s, the small Indianapolis suburb of Carmel, Indiana has slowly become the roundabout capital of the United States.
Proposed Manhattan congestion fee could make return to office even harder
Manhattan could soon charge drivers a toll to enter midtown, the financial district and other active areas.
NYC hopes congestion pricing can reduce traffic. How has it worked elsewhere?
Pretty well, it turns out.
Cities face a new battle over space on their streets and curbs
Instant deliveries and ride-sharing.services have increased demand for limited real estate.
Cities are piloting e-bike programs in a bid to reduce delivery truck traffic
Montreal and Oslo are aiming to alleviate truck traffic and pollution.
NYC is one step closer to a congestion charge – could other cities follow?
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio have announced joint support for congestion pricing on cars entering Manhattan’s central business district. Under the proposal, which still needs to be approved by state legislators, revenue collected would help pay for improving the city’s dilapidated subway system. Cities like London, Singapore, and […]
Report: The average American spends the equivalent of 2.5 work weeks in traffic
The report, from traffic data company INRIX, finds Boston drivers spend the most time in congested commutes, with Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York and Los Angeles rounding out the top 5.
NYC traffic fatalities fall to an all-time low
The city's Vision Zero program has cut road deaths by a third over five years
Would moving government offices out of Mexico City solve its overcrowding problem?
The country’s incoming president has a plan to reduce congestion by moving government offices out of the capital.
Back in the '60s traffic in LA was so light a traveling circus clown could cross town in 20 minutes. So what happened?
In LA, sitting in and complaining about traffic is a way of life. But the congestion is also a sign of a thriving economy.