History of Transportation in the United States

1 Transportation Transportation planning involves the designing, management and implementation of transportation systems for urban living. It includes a range of transportation technologies such as rail, streetcar, car and pedestrian access. Key factors include urban form, land use as well as equity concerns and environmental impact statements. Emerging Transportation technologies such as autonomous vehicles, and … Read more

Multimodal Transportation

1 Multimodal Transportation Multimodal transportation planning involves designing transportation systems that cater to diverse modes of travel, including walking, biking, transit, rail, cars, trucks, and other vehicles. It aims to improve safety, access, and mobility for all users of transportation systems, such as transit-riders, freight-carriers, bicyclists, pedestrians, and people with disabilities. This approach involves comprehensive, … Read more