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Upgrades to These Six Bus Routes Would Improve Transit Citywide - Streetsblog Chicago (blog)

Fri Nov 17 2017 4:25pm

Streetsblog Chicago (blog)

Upgrades to These Six Bus Routes Would Improve Transit Citywide
Streetsblog Chicago (blog)
The Active Transportation Alliance new study on boosting bus ridership recommends that CTA bus lines across the city should be sped up using a combination of priority at intersections, dedicated lanes, and decreasing the time it takes for people to board.

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Vernon moves at record pace - Vernon Morning Star

Fri Nov 17 2017 3:18pm

Vernon Morning Star

Vernon moves at record pace
Vernon Morning Star
A total of 547 students chose active transportation to school during these events. The celebration at Okanagan Landing Elementary was particularly successful with nearly half the student body walking or cycling to school. In 2011, when the city first ...

Vernon Students and Families Choose Active Transportation to School - InfoTel News Ltd

Thu Nov 16 2017 6:38pm

Vernon Students and Families Choose Active Transportation to School
InfoTel News Ltd
During the month of October the City of Vernon partnered with four elementary schools to celebrate International Walk and Wheel to School Month (iWalk/iWheel), an annual global event that promotes the benefits of active travel to school. Students who ...

Sego Athlete's Film Selected For Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival - SGB Media (press release) (blog)

Wed Nov 15 2017 6:39pm

Sego Athlete's Film Selected For Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival
SGB Media (press release) (blog)
And while films can be submitted from any country, they must all share a common theme — the human-powered backcountry winter experience. Mark Ortiz's film, Idaho 12ver Project, chronicles his attempt to climb, ski and film all nine of Idaho's 12,000 ...

HyperXite Looks to Revolutionize a Future Affordable and Sustainable Transportation - New University

Wed Nov 15 2017 4:49am

New University

HyperXite Looks to Revolutionize a Future Affordable and Sustainable Transportation
New University
In August 2017, on a warm, sunny day, a team of 15 engineers anxiously watched as they launched their version of a Hyperloop pod, a new concept of transportation, through a vacuum chamber test. That day, HyperXite, UC Irvine's Hyperloop team, placed ...

Saanich moves active transportation plan forward - BCLocalNews

Tue Nov 14 2017 1:21pm

BCLocalNews

Saanich moves active transportation plan forward
BCLocalNews
It presents the draft of the long-term plan that will guide Saanich's planning for active transportation, such as walking and cycling for the next 30 years and beyond,. Saanich launched this project under the title of Moving Saanich Forward in late ...

“Pop Team Epic” Anime Seeks 2 Human-Powered Copy-Pasters - Gears Of Biz

Tue Nov 14 2017 9:35am

Gears Of Biz

“Pop Team Epic” Anime Seeks 2 Human-Powered Copy-Pasters
Gears Of Biz
Weird web comic turned equally weird anime Pop Team Epic is keeping the weirdness flowing by looking for a pair of part-time workers who will perform the role of “human-powered copy-pasters” for a one-day gig in December of 2017. The job will pay a ...

City OKs update for trail plans - Fairmont Sentinel

Tue Nov 14 2017 1:03am

City OKs update for trail plans
Fairmont Sentinel
FAIRMONT — In 2013, Fairmont adopted an active transportation plan, outlining a walking and bicycling trail system throughout the city. A recent grant from the Statewide Health Improvement Program has allowed for the plan to be updated, and the City ...

Dude, Where's My Car? San Francisco's New Gross Floor Area Definition Furthers Sustainable Transportation Goals - JD Supra (press release)

Sun Nov 12 2017 3:37pm

JD Supra (press release)

Dude, Where's My Car? San Francisco's New Gross Floor Area Definition Furthers Sustainable Transportation Goals
JD Supra (press release)
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is considering minor modifications to the Planning Code definition of Gross Floor Area. The Planning Department characterizes these changes as “good government” measures to clarify the Code and further the City's ...

United Kingdom inventor sets human powered jet suit record - Gears Of Biz

Sun Nov 12 2017 9:32am

Gears Of Biz

United Kingdom inventor sets human powered jet suit record
Gears Of Biz
During the record attempt, which took place over a lake at Lagoona Park in Reading, Browning – a former royal marine reservist and founder of technology firm Gravity Industries – achieved a speed of 32.02mph (51.53km/h). By that point though it didn't ...

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IT SENIOR DEVELOPER, LOTS GROUP - Ny Teknik

Sun Nov 12 2017 2:41am

IT SENIOR DEVELOPER, LOTS GROUP
Ny Teknik
Join the future – LOTS Solution Engineering, in order to perform ground-breaking work regarding new services for connected vehicles and sustainable transportation. Today every vehicle leaving the factories is equipped with a IoT communication platform ...

Education is key to bike collision prevention, says Renfrew OPP Sergeant - www.insideottawavalley.com/

Fri Nov 10 2017 8:04pm

Education is key to bike collision prevention, says Renfrew OPP Sergeant
www.insideottawavalley.com/
2 of the Ottawa Valley Cycling and Active Transportation Alliance (OVCATA), offering detailed analysis of accident reports collected over five years. Most of the collisions, he said, happened in built-up areas like Petawawa, Pembroke, Renfrew and Arnprior.

Human-Powered Battleships Return in New Gainax Promotional Anime - Gears Of Biz

Fri Nov 10 2017 4:23pm

Gears Of Biz

Human-Powered Battleships Return in New Gainax Promotional Anime
Gears Of Biz
Back in May of 2017, animation studio Gainax Fukushima and the tourism board of the port town of Onahama in Inaki City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan teamed up to produce a promotional anime entitled Jinriki Senkan!? Shiokaze Sawakaze ...

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Report: Chicago risks falling behind other cities in transit growth - Smart Cities Dive

Fri Nov 10 2017 10:18am

Report: Chicago risks falling behind other cities in transit growth
Smart Cities Dive
The Active Transportation Alliance released a report this week advocating for Chicago to invest more heavily in its bus services through dedicated bus lanes, traffic signal improvements and faster boarding. The report states "more than half of Chicago ...

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United Kingdom inventor sets human powered jet suit record - Alive For Football

Fri Nov 10 2017 3:50am

Alive For Football

United Kingdom inventor sets human powered jet suit record
Alive For Football
During the record attempt, which took place over a lake at Lagoona Park in Reading, Browning - a former royal marine reservist and founder of technology firm Gravity Industries - achieved a speed of 32.02mph (51.53km/h). By that point though it didn't ...

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Backcountry Film Festival comes to Tahoe - Tahoe Weekly

Thu Nov 9 2017 7:54pm

Tahoe Weekly

Backcountry Film Festival comes to Tahoe
Tahoe Weekly
The Backcountry Film Festival is produced by Winter Wildlands Alliance as a celebration of the human-powered winter wilderness experience and a gathering place for the back-country snowsports community. Winter Wildlands Alliance is a nonprofit that ...

Lakeport Traffic Safety Advisory Committee to meet Nov. 13 - Lake County News

Thu Nov 9 2017 6:18pm

Lakeport Traffic Safety Advisory Committee to meet Nov. 13
Lake County News
Hartley Street Active Transportation Planning; and the Community Development Block Grant application for the Forbes Creek neighborhood. Agenda items also include general traffic items from committee members. Citizen members include Ann Blue, Vicki ...

Town of Lincoln launches uLinc - Niagarathisweek.com

Thu Nov 9 2017 6:02pm

Niagarathisweek.com

Town of Lincoln launches uLinc
Niagarathisweek.com
Co-chairs of the active transportation committee, Tony Bruney (left) and JD Pachereva with Lincoln Mayor Sandra Easton, in front of the uLinc bus. - Luke Edwards/Metroland. LINCOLN — From the 18-year-old kid trying to get to college to the ...

State Approves $1.5 million+ for Santa Cruz County Transportation Projects - Aptos Times

Thu Nov 9 2017 3:46pm

Aptos Times

State Approves $1.5 million+ for Santa Cruz County Transportation Projects
Aptos Times
The project is expected to increase safety for people walking and biking, as well as increasing active transportation options for users of all ages and abilities, especially in the early morning and evening. Lighting can reduce crashes of single riders ...

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