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Category of the Month: Transit Funding

This month's category is all about Transit Funding.  Start by learning the basics. 

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Transit City of the Month - Melbourne

Friday April 18, 2014
Melbourne Train Approaching

Welcome to a new feature on this site - the transit city of the month! The transit city of the month for April is Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Learn more about public transport in Melbourne .

Review of Automated Fare Collection System and Urban Public Transportation

Tuesday April 15, 2014
Review of Automated Far Col

Automated Fare Collection System and Urban Public Transportation - An Economic and Management Approach to Urban Transit Systems

offers a lot of interesting insights into how the New York MTA's conversion from tokens to the Metrocard in the late '90s and early '00s affected ridership and passengers. Read my full review .

The History of Transit

Sunday April 13, 2014

By popular demand, it is the History of Transit ! Obviously, 1,000 words does not begin to do justice to the history of transit, so let me know if you would like to read more about the different periods in the fascinating history of public transportation.

Review of Urban Transportation Planning

Monday April 7, 2014
Urban Transport Plan Cover

Urban Transportation Planning , although in need of an update, remains an excellent introductory textbook to the exciting world of transportation planning. Read my full review .

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