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Feb 13 2015

Student Designed Bike Racks Hitting the Streets of Dowingtown, PA

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Originally posted by Ginger Dunbar of Daily Local News

In a student centered to raise awareness and promote sustainable transportation and safety for biking has given its young students the opportunity to design and create their very own version of a bike...

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Feb 09 2015

President Obama’s $4 Trillion Budget Proposal to Include $23 Billion DOT Operating Budget

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It has been just about a week since President Obama announced his FY2016 budget proposal. Ignoring budget gaps, he is proposing a record breaking $4 trillion dollar budget. With over 30 percent going to transportation, Obama feels America’s falling infrastructure is a top priority.

What could this mean for transit?

Soon, many may see mass improvements in transportation across the...

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Jan 29 2015

7 Design Lessons From the World's Most Gorgeous BRT Stations

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Originally published by ERIC JAFFE on Citylab. 

The United States has a lot to learn about quality bus-rapid transit, and great station design is toward the top of that lesson...

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Dec 05 2014

Ribbon-Cutting Celebration for Detroit’s Newest Solar-Powered Bus Shelter

DETROIT, MI —On Thursday morning, December 4th local supporters gathered to celebrate what has been a great year for Detroit!  The City’s public transit system has been lacking for years, but change is well underway.  Detroit-based shelter manufacturer, Brasco International, rallied behind the City’s efforts and donated a solar-powered shelter as a thank you to Midtown for...

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Dec 02 2014

The Best ASLA Expo in Years at This Year's Show in Denver.

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This year's show was a blast and thanks to everyone who brought their best ideas and designs.  Brasco showcased its Green Roof System on its Shade model bike shelter.  The shelter also featured column LED strip lights, flex solar panel and overhead tube LED lighting.  

Hot topics this year addressed water conservation and sustainable designs, all encompassed in bike shelter design.  Our...

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