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Nats fans wait to board a Metro train near the transit-accessible Nationals Park.

How do we encourage more transit-accessible sports stadiums?

As baseball season begins this week, the Atlanta Braves officially relocate from Turner Field – much closer to Atlanta’s downtown – to SunTrust Park in suburban Cobb County. The move raises interesting questions about the transit accessibility of new stadiums. Part of the Braves’ stated reason for their relocation was that Turner Field was not easily… Read more »

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Transportation Planners Begin Early to Make Super Bowls Successful

The Super Bowl isn’t all halftime shows and commercials. For a long time before the big game even begins, transportation professionals are working on plans to move thousands of people. New Orleans officials say that communications is a key to make sure transportation options are available and move residents and visitors around the city efficiently…. Read more »