Commuter buses

Free public transport for Wellingtonians at Christmas and New Years

MONIQUE FORD / Stuff Metlink is offering free travel to passengers traveling on all Wellington bus and train services on select days this holiday season. (File photo) Metlink offers free travel to passengers traveling on all Wellington bus and train services on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years Day. …

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Why are cities hostile to strollers?

Basic safety improvements that would benefit all pedestrians, such as building sidewalks further from the street and adding lighting, crosswalks and signage intersections, could make shopping with toddlers and strollers is safer and less complicated. “Day light”—Which involves removing parking spaces near crosswalks to increase visibility — would eliminate the …

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How has UTA’s ridership changed during the pandemic and to what extent has it recovered?

There is nothing better than spending an afternoon with an interesting data set. Granted, it can be a case of different traits for different people, but I really like digging into a big pile of numbers and seeing what I can find. My brain has always had this digital curiosity. …

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Delhi’s smothered roads exacerbate India’s toxic smog crisis

Published on: 11/26/2021 – 03:24Amended: 11/26/2021 – 03:23 New Delhi (AFP) – After decades of commuting on the perilous roads of New Delhi, office worker Ashok Kumar is spending more time than ever in the traffic jams that clog the arteries of the Indian capital and pollute the city. The …

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ALSTOM SA: Alstom will transfer the Coradia Polyvalent platform, the Reichshoffen site and the TALENT 3 platform to CAF

Alstom To transfer Coradia Versatile platform, ReichshofFon the site and TALENT 3 platform for FAC Commitment to European Commission with regard to the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation 24 November 2021 – Alstom today announced that it has agreed to sell its Coradia Polyvalent platform, its production site in Reichshoffen in …

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What if we imagine a better public transportation system?

My first flight to San Antonio was on Trans Texas Airways, affectionately known as Tree Top Airways. Without a gangway, I walked down the stairs of the plane to a hot tarmac in a building that was nothing more than a counter / baggage claim area. We’ve come a long …

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Buses are unsung heroes in Prince George and Montgomery counties, but inequalities remain – Greater Washington

RideOn is one of the best bus systems in the area. by Aimee Custus under a Creative Commons license. Public bus systems are a key component of transit equity. For people who can’t afford a car or can’t drive, they offer affordable transportation to jobs, schools, grocery stores, doctor’s appointments, …

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North Korean military organizations fined or shut down for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules

North Korean military entities have been fined or arrested for violating quarantine rules, according to several sources. The sanctions come after North Korea launched extensive emergency inspections as a quarantine measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19 this winter. A Daily NK source in the North Korean military in Pyongyang …

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