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Energizing People to Take Action for Transportation and Place

Monday, March 16, 2015 10:29 AM

Mobility Lab – and many of our partners – believe it’s long past time to get serious about public transportation in this country. We need to make a stronger and clearer case to the public and to our leaders about the benefits of transportation options. Auto companies, for example, are very clear that our freedom […]






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Career Opportunities

Managing Editor

Thursday, March 5, 2015 2:21 PM

Mobility Lab is seeking a Managing Editor to work with the Strategic Communications Director in telling and publishing online stories about why transportation demand management (TDM) deserves funding, policies, and prestige at both the local and national levels. Transportation reporters are becoming fewer and fewer at traditional news sites, which is why Mobility Lab is […]






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Mobility Lab Express #57 – March 1, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015 1:28 PM

Transit, bicycling, and pedestrian programs will be increasingly important in order to meet the country’s future transportation needs. Mobility Lab Express #57 – March 1, 2015 Also in this issue: TRANSIT TECH: An Inside Glimpse of How Parking is Going High Tech EDUCATION: 5 Ways Our Transportation Vocabulary Makes Absolutely No Sense COMMUNITY DESIGN: How […]






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Mobility Lab Express #56 – February 15, 2015

Thursday, February 19, 2015 12:31 PM

President Obama has released his proposed budget, which includes $478 billion over six years for infrastructure, including a much-needed 75% increase in transit spending. Mobility Lab Express #56 – February 15, 2015 Also in this issue: ECONOMIC PROSPERITY: How Uber is Driving Down the Cost of Transportation RESEARCH: 2 Down Sides to Low Gas Prices […]






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INFOGRAPHIC: Myth: Funding Public Transportation is Too Costly

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 1:49 PM

President Obama has released his proposed budget, which includes $478 billion over six years for infrastructure, including a much-needed 75 percent increase in transit spending. State DOTs would also be given incentives to expand bicycling and walking options, TIGER grant funding would be increased, and bridges would have some added money for repairs. If the […]






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Community Design
BikeArlington Post

Plowing Snow for People Who Bike Gives Arlington National Cachet

Thursday, February 5, 2015 3:17 PM

With a new program to plow snow from bike paths, the work of BikeArlington in Arlington County, Virginia has been recognized as a national leader with a feature in today’s Washington Post. “Arlington County has committed to clearing trails,” said Tim Kelley, operations manager for BikeArlington. “That’s been a huge thing — really, just in […]






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Mobility Lab Express #55 – February 1, 2015

Monday, February 2, 2015 4:03 PM

More than 120 Arlington businesses were recognized this past week as “Champions” of making transportation easier for their employees and tenants, and for the Washington region. Mobility Lab Express #55 – February 1, 2015 Also in this issue: RESEARCH: More Jobs Created Through Public Transportation Than Roads RESEARCH: Fully Driverless Cars Will Be Ready in […]






by Paul Mackie
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Arlington Businesses Honored as “Champions” of Making Transportation Easier

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 3:08 PM

This time of the year in Hollywood, award ceremonies happen almost every night. But in Arlington today, the only place to be was at the Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) 2014 Champions Breakfast Ceremony. “Government can’t do it alone. This really is a partnership with the business community, and you’re work makes an enormous difference every […]






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Mobility Lab Express #54 – January 15, 2015

Thursday, January 15, 2015 1:17 PM

Four-hundred twenty-five transportation enthusiasts converged at George Mason University’s Arlington, Virginia campus on Saturday in the largest TransportationCamp yet. Mobility Lab Express #54 – January 15, 2015 Also in this issue: TRANSIT TECH: “Best Conference Ever:” TransportationCamp’s Lab-Like Setting Energizes Attendees TRANSIT TECH: Smaller Communities Explore Health, Public Transportation Connections POLICY: DOT’s Chief Data Officer Looks for […]






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Mobility Lab Express #53 – January 1, 2015

Thursday, January 8, 2015 12:55 PM

Tickets for TransportationCamp DC on January 10th are selling like hotcakes. To get you psyched, we have been previewing the event at our website. Mobility Lab Express #53 – January 1, 2015 Also in this issue: The Top 10 Stories of 2014 on MobilityLab.org TRANSIT TECH: Boston, Vegas Startups Tap Smart-Route Tech TRANSIT TECH: TransitScreen Looks to […]






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