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Accounting commuting cost complexities

I confess it’s been overwhelming keeping up with all the debate over the Metro Vancouver public transportation plebiscite, but no matter where you come from, the… 189 more words

Public Interest

The Bus Isn't That Bad

The bus system in our city leaves a lot to be desired. There are so many improvements that could be made in the routes, how to pay for the fare, the fare itself and the customer service. 250 more words


Commuter Diary - part 9

This is a one-off, as it stylistically doesn’t really fit with the rest of the Commuter Diary series. But it’s a really great image, so I’m posting it. 57 more words


Google Offers Free EV Shuttle Service in Mountain View, Calif

Four new 100% electric community shuttle buses have hit the road in the beautiful Silicon Valley city of Mountain View, California. The four electric shuttles are free to the public, thanks to Google, and are equipped with seating for 16 passengers, a wheelchair lift, space for two wheelchairs, Wi-Fi connectivity, and bicycle racks on the outside of the shuttle. 1,077 more words

Electric Vehicles

Midnight at Wilshire and Fairfax

Last week I went to one of the screenings in UCLA’s preservation festival. I think I left around eleven, and then caught the bus on Wilshire. 352 more words

LA History

Three Reasons Why GO Transit Should Charge for Parking

A provincial government-commissioned report released last April recommends that GO Transit begin charging for parking at its stations. The report, which was completed by First Class Partnerships, a transit consultant based in London, U.K., suggests charging $3 for daily parking before 9am and $1 for the day for those who arrive after 9am. 638 more words

Public Transit