Tag: mass transit

An interesting map found over at Explore that shows a proposed Subway system for Los Angeles dating back to 1925. Why did it not get built? Here’s why: The plan recommended for immediate construction of 153 miles of subway, elevated rail, and street railways at a projected cost of $133,385,000. Strong opposition by the business […]

Montage of Moving Modes: NYC is Back in Business! from Streetfilms on Vimeo. StreetFilms just published this video showing a herd of cyclists taking to the streets in NYC after mass transit and many roads were closed or out of operation. Seems like the best way to get around quickly is on a bike or […]

Streetfilms Shortie – NYC Dream: Cars vs Transit Speed from Streetfilms on Vimeo. This is kind of true in NYC depending on how far you’re going. But it would be nice if the Subways worked THIS fast.