Los Angeles Ranks High In Pedestrian Deaths

Los Angeles had the second-most traffic-related pedestrian fatalities in a new report issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The following are a...

The British Are Testing Roadway Technology That Would Recharge Your Electric...

The British government is testing out new road technology that would allow electric cars to charge as they drive. The goal is to help...
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The Hovenring Cycling Bridge

  The Hovenring is a suspended circular bicycle bridge commissioned by the Dutch city of Eindhoven.  This ele­vated 360-­degree bike circuit is Eindhoven's answer to traffic...

The $5.4-Billion Tunnel Plan to Fix the 710 Freeway

Transportation officials are working on the design of a 4.9-mile-long twin tunnel to improve the 710 Freeway.   At a projected cost of $5.4 billion, the planned 710 Freeway...

The Museum of Narrative Art Development in Los Angeles

Filmmaker George Lucas has unveiled plans to build The Museum of Narrative Art in the city of Los Angeles at Exposition Park. The 312,000...

Housing Development To Replace Hollywood Park Race Track

Betfair Hollywood Park will be replaced by a 388-acre mixed-use residential and retail development. The development will provide: 525 mixed-use residential units 675 single-family homes 1,500 townhomes 1,500 condominiums 300-room...

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop: The 5th Form of Transportation?

The Hyperloop is a conceptual high-speed transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk.  It incorporates reduced-pressure tubes in which pressurized capsules ride on a...

Revamping Broadway in Downtown Los Angeles

Broadway, in Downtown Los Angeles boasts twelve historic theater buildings within six blocks.  Yet, despite its rich cultural offerings, it lacks a pedestrian friendly environment.   Now...
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Bike and Pedestrian Pathway Suspended Underneath Coronado Bay Bridge

County of San Diego officials are examining a proposal to construct a two-mile bike and pedestrian pathway that will be suspended in an enclosed tube nearly...

Car System That Locates Vacant Parking Spaces

Two Korean engineers have developed a technology that allows a vehicle to locate vacant parking spots. The system combines the car's ultrasound sensors, cameras...

Los Angeles Is Testing New, Simplified Parking Signs

The City of Los Angeles is testing new “easy-to-decipher” parking signs in an effort to decrease citations caused by the multiple, confusing signs posted...

California’s 5 Worst Bottlenecks are in L.A. and Orange Counties

The latest figures from the Caltrans Mobility Performance Report reveal that about 45% of all delay statewide is experienced in Los Angeles County, and...
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Protected Intersections for Bicyclists

This is a proposal for the George Mason University 2014 Cameron Rian Hays Outside the Box Competition that presents a vision for a safe,...

City of Los Angeles Identifies “Great Streets”

In an effort to create safer, more accessible thoroughfares for all modes of transportation, the City of Los Angeles has identified the first 15 streets to receive major...