Transit Archive

  • My big idea for cities in 2012: Cities with Shared Pod Car Systems

    Pod Cars are automated driverless vehicles that will operate on traditional roadways creating personal rapid transit systems” * use contributes to carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, and hydrocarbon emissions * are expensive and if not shared typically are parked for most of there lifetime * uses of cars are...

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    Portland’s TravelSmart and SmartTrips

    Despite a great public transit network and bicycling/pedestrian infrastructure, a majority of residents in Portland still choose single-occupancy car trips as their primary mode of transport. The two primary reasons for such travel behaviour are thought to be lack of information amongst road users about...

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  • New Ideas For Transit In Los Angeles

    Mumbai and Delhi aren’t the only places with transit headaches. In fact, the mother of all freeway cities, Los Angeles, has reached its breaking point. Just try taking the 10 freeway eastbound any day after 4 p.m. I dare you. The effects of traffic and...

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  • The Urban Vision : Capture the BIG Picture
    Exclusive pedetrian and bike linkGrid denigrated, adapted, upgradedStreet HockeyAt Risk - Wheel in DrainAlguien dulce :)Chapala Stepped StreetsDining Out in VezelayAjijic squareOff-the-street Public Realm
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  • About : The Urban Vision

    The Urban Vision is a social venture & a think-do-tank which was instituted to inspire next generation urbanization.The organization focuses on solutions driven research; advocates & consults on best practices in policy and design; facilitates public dialogue on policy choices.

    Email: info(@)theurbanvision.com

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    The Urban Vision | | Address: # 104, Blue Cross Chambers,#11, Infantry Cross Road, Bangalore – 560001 Karnataka