The Polar (Vortex) Express: Riding Amtrak During Last Week’s Storm DisruptionsBy Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
While Chicago polar vortex-related flight cancellations have been covered extensively on the news, Amtrak hasn’t gotten nearly as much attention.
Gary, Ind. Considers Switch to All-Electric BusesBy Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
GPTC bought four electric buses that are expected to be delivered by late spring/early summer. They will primarily be used on the Broadway, one of Gary’s main commercial thoroughfares.
Chicago Calls For Reduced Fares and Better Bus ServiceBy Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
The CTA‘s 2022 budget calls for the system's biggest fare chance since 2013, slashing all pass prices and getting riding of the 25-cent charge for the first transfer.
How COVID Impacts Transit Workers in CHIBy Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
During the COVID-19 pandemic, at least 1,874 Chicago area transit workers tested positive for the disease, at least 14 had to be hospitalized and at least 14 passed away.
Covid Forces Big Service Cuts to Small Transit AgenciesBy Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
How an outbreak of coronavirus among Michigan City, Indiana, bus drivers hobbled local transit service.
Do More People Need Demand-Responsive Transit?By Igor Studenkov | | No Comments
A recent study by UIC’s Urban Transportation Center looked at how those networks work in practice.