Putting "Rapid" into Bus Transit: Evaluating Cities Around the World


Putting "Rapid" into Bus Transit: Evaluating Cities Around the World

It has been a long-acknowledged fact that cities need to improve their public transit systems, both to improve the mobility of their residents and to move away from the greenhouse gas-emitting automobile centric planning of the 20th century. With many cities struggling to see how expensive and intensive transit projects such as subways and light rail can be implemented without the necessary funds in government coffers, existing modes of transit such as the bus have to be significantly improved upon in order to allow for rapid implementation and flexibility without the...

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Source: SCC
25 February 2013 Featured
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