Today’s Headlines

  • Transportation Issues Daily‘s Larry Ehl Recaps Last Week’s Non-Binding House Votes
  • Also Via TID, a Pop Quiz: Only One Conferee Voted Yes on the Broun Motion. Who Was It?
  • With Growing Popularity of Charity Rides, Is Cycling the New Golf? (Globe and Mail)
  • Holland, MI, Transit Agency Challenges Residents to Ten Car-Free Days (WZZI)
  • Yes, It’s Healthy, And Yes, It’s Clean, But People Ride Bikes Because It’s Fun (SFChron)
  • NJ Transit’s Board Could Allow Bikes on Most Trains (NorthJersey.com)
  • Another Pop Quiz: Which U.S. Transit Agency Spends the Most on Lobbying? (Daily Herald)

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New ridership is the holy grail of many a transit planner. It’s a demographic with strong allure — catch a newbie and you potentially remove a car from congested streets, give the environment a boost and, of course, increase revenue. While there are many compelling reasons for chasing new transit customers — not to mention […]

Chasing the Elusive New Transit Rider, Missing the Bus?

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New ridership is the holy grail of many a transit planner. It’s a demographic with strong allure — catch a newbie and you potentially remove a car from congested streets, give the environment a boost and, of course, increase revenue. While there are many compelling reasons for chasing new transit customers — not to mention […]