“Congestion” Best Match
Tolls? Road Pricing? Options for Fighting Congestion
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...tolls in Metro Vancouver would lead to induced demand and thus greater congestion. The tolls were removed as of September 1st and anecdotal evidence from the CBC article has some...
Commuting on the Water
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...With growing congestion problems in many major cities, should coastal and river cities embrace the boat in their public transit system? There are already integral ferry services as part...
A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars
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...commutes, but also because owners can choose to have their cars circle around empty instead of paying for parking (or driving back home unoccupied). Congestion will not matter anymore, because...
Long Commutes are Equivalent to Pay Cuts
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...dissatisfaction with your work as if your salary was decreased by almost 1/5th. Commuting, quite simply, makes us unhappy; unfortunately, congestion in many cities is on the rise and commutes...
Bike to Work Week: Why We Ride
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...you get to leave on your own schedule and choose your own route. Bikes are smaller than cars, so from a congestion perspective, how quickly you are moving is usually...
Sensors + Intelligence + Enforcement = Compliance for Variable Speed Limit Signs
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...Imagine you’re driving a road that you know is prone to accidents due to weather conditions or sudden congestion. It could be a winding highway on the way to...
Driverless Cars: Beyond Tech & Consumer Behaviour
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...– but only if they happen concurrently. Otherwise, the effect would be an exacerbation of current mobility woes: pollution, sprawl and congestion. A bright future, or a bleak one. I...
Are Bike Lanes Good for Small Business?
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...spaces to their stores, business will decrease. Their primary concern is often an economic loss to their business, followed by congestion on the street front plaguing their street and deterring...
Making Better Use of Costa Rica’s Public Space
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...the happiest countries in the world. However, congestion in our capital, San Jose, is the worst in Latin America. Residents here spend 15 days a year in traffic jams (locally...
What to do about Uber: Ride-Sharing and the Rules
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...the city. Already a difficult place to drive, ride-sharing has contributed to increasing congestion. According to a piece by Wired, “By 2015, 78,000 private for hire vehicles choked the streets...