Indianapolis Gets Smart

April 30, 2018 0

Transportation for America’s Smart Cities Collaborative has selected Indianapolis to join 21 cities in learning how to best reconfigure public right-of-way for multiple transportation options. The City’s Department of Metropolitan Development (DMD) and Department of […more…]

Electric Buses: Safe and Green

December 18, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy Mass transit’s momentum continued in 2017 as IndyGo prepares for the largest, most comprehensive upgrade to its services since a public corporation was established in 1975 to provide transit services. According […more…]

Red Line Rolling Toward Construction

August 16, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy After years of planning and more than a year of detailed engineering work, the 13.5-mile first phase of the Red Line Electric Bus Rapid Transit line is 100 percent designed and […more…]

Federal Funding Supports Transit Plan

June 14, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy Efforts to implement the Marion County Transit Plan have received a big financial boost recently, and a couple of small ones too. The biggest boost came from Congress, which crafted bi-partisan […more…]

Transit Plan Shifts Gears, Keeps Moving

April 14, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy Waiting for Congress to act is fraught with more uncertainty than wondering when the next bus will arrive. Transit advocates struggle to remain optimistic that Congress will fully fund federal capital […more…]

Red Line Update

December 9, 2016 0

By Thomas P. Healy Advocates of smart growth acknowledge the importance of transportation options to expand economic opportunity to more citizens as part of a broad-based strategy to create mixed-use, walkable places that serve citizens […more…]

Transit Referendum Results in Midtown

December 9, 2016 0

Five City-County Council districts overlap Midtown and in each case a majority of voters favored increasing local investment in transit. So what’s next? According to Mark Fisher, who has been the Indy Chamber’s lead transit […more…]

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