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What We’re Reading This Week

In addition to our weekly news round-up, the Rudin Center has news of our own this week: On Monday, we announced that the Rudin Center will host New York City’s first ever bus hackathon to analyze and improve Staten Island express bus routes. The hackathon will take place on Saturday, March 5th. Read the official announcement here for more information and to register.
Additionally, Rudin Center graduate researchers put together a re-cap of the transit closures caused by winter storm Jonas.

Video of the Week:

Photo by: Tina Leggio on Flickr

What We’re Reading this Week

It’s been a trying week for transportation services in the New York City region and east coast cities in general as we dig out from the remnants of historic blizzard Jonas. While slogging through the slush puddles, we’ve been rounding-up this week’s transportation news. Here’s what we’ve been reading this week; stay tuned for a re-cap of transit shutdowns along the east coast to be posted next week!

Video of the week: Casey Neistat snowboards with the NYPD

Header photo by editrixie on Flickr.

What We’re Reading This Week

Video of the week: NYC Subway Train Operator’s Point of View – The Queens-bound 7 Line

What We’re Reading This Week

In case you missed our announcement earlier this week, be sure to save the date for our upcoming Bus Hackathon on Saturday, March 5th. More details and registration coming soon!
Each week we pull together transportation news articles to keep up on new developments and to fuel conversations about policy and management. Here’s this week’s round-up:

Did you participate in the No Pants Subway Ride? You might have made it into AMNY’s photo gallery:

Photo by Devyn Caldwell on Flickr

What We’re Reading This Week

The Rudin Center office is back from break–which means we’re back to our weekly round-up of transportation news!

This week’s video highlights excerpts from Dr. Anthony Townsend’s talk—“Re-Programming Mobility 2030: Scenarios of Digital Transformation in Metropolitan America”—at Volpe’s Beyond Traffic speaker series on November 24, 2015.

Photo by Maximilian Goldmann on Flickr

What We’re Reading

The holiday season is here! We hope that you’re all enjoying holiday treats and stress-free travels–But! If you find yourself waiting for a plane, train, or automobile, take a look at this week’s collection of transpo-related news articles:

And here’s an experimental video montage shot at various subway stations around NYC:

Header photo by Roey Ahram on Flickr.

What We’re Reading This Week

The Rudin Center team has been busy gearing up for the holidays (and finals!). Take a break and catch up with this week’s transportation news. Here’s what we’ve been reading this week:

Plus, here’s a recap of this year’s viral subway stories:

What We’re Reading This Week

This week’s to-read (and watch) list is chock-full of interesting debates about transportation and urban environments. From federal transportation priorities to local policies, here’s our reading list this week:

And, our assistant director for technology programming, Sarah Kaufman, is featured in this Business Insider video on urban explorers and daredevils:

To view the video in a larger frame, click here.