U.S. Government Aims for ‘Talking’ Cars by 2017

The United States Department of Transportation has announced that it's taking steps to implement vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications in an effort to prevent crashes, deaths and injuries caused...

Federal Government to spend $2 billion on Los Angeles ‘Subway to...

(Reuters) - The federal government will spend $2 billion to extend a subway line under Los Angeles' storied Wilshire Boulevard, an effort to ease congestion in...

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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London Underground Unveils Driverless Trains

London Underground has unveiled how its next generation of "driverless” trains will look – but insisted they will not operate automatically when they are...

The 3-Foot-Rule to Boost Cycling Safety

Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Assembly Bill 1358 that will prohibit the driver of any motor vehicle from passing a bike rider on...

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...

The Cost of Deteriorating Transportation Infrastructure on the LA Driver

A new report from TRIP, a Washington, D.C. transportation research group, finds that Los Angeles motorists are each spending an extra $2,458 per year...

The Future of Los Angeles Union Station

Union Station is the region’s primary transit hub, connecting Southern California counties whose combined population totals more than 17 million.  Metro purchased the iconic...

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...

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...

San Francisco Designs Raised Bike Lanes to Reduce Injuries

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency will oversee the construction of an elevated bike pathway in its southern Mission District. The design calls for...

7th Street Improvement Project for Downtown LA

 At a cost of $9.175 million, the new 7th Street Improvement Project is aimed at enhancing access for pedestrians, bicycles and motorized vehicles.  The...

California Eyes Plan to Speed Bullet Train

Excerpts Taken From The Wall Street Journal: Five months after a judge in Sacramento halted state financing for California's bullet train dead in its tracks, Democrats...

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...

Solar Roadways To Provide Endless Electricity

An entrepreneurial couple from Iowa developed an industrial-strength solar road panel that may revolutionize the transportation industry. These solar road panels (Solar Roadways) are a...