Using Raleigh Buses as Recreation as well as Transportation

August, 09, 2012
Using Raleigh Buses as Recreation as well as Transportation

Many people think about riding the bus in practical terms: getting to work, beating traffic congestion, and having extra time to respond to emails. Increasingly, lots of folks in Raleigh are eager to use the bus for more recreational purposes.

Train Station, Our Future Being Planned Now

April, 06, 2012

The plan for Raleigh’s future is being designed now.  Do you know how the new development code and Wake transit plan will affect how you get around in the city you love?

Raleigh Transit Plan to be Revealed

February, 06, 2012
Raleigh Transit Plan to be Revealed

When I was growing up in Huntsville, Alabama I remember noticing the bus for the first time.  It came in from where poor folks lived and took them to the rich areas of downtown for domestic labor jobs.  The same bus routes had been in place since the 1920s to service the mill workers.  The system was antiquated, to say the least.

Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer - 21st Century City Lecture Tonight

January, 19, 2012
Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer - 21st Century City Lecture Tonight

Transportation superstar and Oregon Congressman Earl Bleumenauer will give an open lecture tonight “Lessons in Livability for 21st Century Cities.”

Durham’s Half Cent Transit Tax Paves Way for Raleigh

November, 01, 2011
Durham’s Half Cent Transit Tax Paves Way for Raleigh

Durham County’s transit future dictates ours.

Raleigh High Speed Rail: Moving Along

September, 28, 2011
Raleigh High Speed Rail: Moving Along

North Carolina gets $4M to study a connection to Richmond, VA.

NC Legislative actions drag our state backward

June, 17, 2011

Legislative actions drag North Carolina backwards at a time when we are among the fastest growing states in the nation.

No transit referendum for now. Hurry Up and Wait?!

February, 14, 2011
No transit referendum for now. Hurry Up and Wait?!

The Wake Board of Commissioners announced last week that they’ll postpone holding a ballot referendum to fund a regional public transit system.

National Smart Growth Conference report: Raleigh is gaining momentum

February, 08, 2011

We’re learning exciting, effective good growth planning strategies that Raleigh and Wake County could benefit from.  Some important lessons highlighted at the conference.

This is the New Electric Car Charging Station in Downtown Raleigh

November, 23, 2010
This is the New Electric Car Charging Station in Downtown Raleigh

This morning, the City of Raleigh unveiled two new electric car charging stations in Nash Square.

City of Raleigh Unveiling First Electric Car Charging Stations Tuesday

November, 22, 2010
City of Raleigh Unveiling First Electric Car Charging Stations Tuesday

Two Electric Car Charging stations will be installed at Nash Square.

Q&A with Thomas Crowder on the State of Mass Transit planning

June, 16, 2010
Q&A with Thomas Crowder on the State of Mass Transit planning

Triangle communities gear up for approving mass transit plans, referendum

Raleigh Planes, Trains & Automobiles: Part One

May, 11, 2010
Raleigh Planes, Trains & Automobiles: Part One

Here’s the first article in a series of three that takes a look at some of Raleigh’s methods of transit.

Morgan Street Now Open to Two-Way Traffic

May, 02, 2010
Morgan Street Now Open to Two-Way Traffic

Morgan Street gets yet another facelift.

TTA: A Plan Crashed And Derailed

December, 17, 2009
TTA: A Plan Crashed And Derailed

Triangle Transit recently adopted a new theme song made popular by Britney Spears. Oops!..I did it again.

R-Line Provides Rides to More Than 150,000 Commuters

December, 11, 2009
R-Line Provides Rides to More Than 150,000 Commuters

Proving there is such a thing as a free ride.

Free Wifi on (Some) Triangle Transit Buses

November, 30, 2009
Free Wifi on (Some) Triangle Transit Buses

Triangle Transit has announced Wi-Fi will be available on certain routes beginning today.

Texting While Driving Law Takes Effect Tuesday

November, 30, 2009
Texting While Driving Law Takes Effect Tuesday

A new ban goes into effect on December 1st.

Circle K Alleycat Sunday November 22nd

November, 17, 2009
Circle K Alleycat Sunday November 22nd

Bike race for a good cause.

Raleigh-Cary Ranks as 6th Most Dangerous Metro for Pedestrians

November, 09, 2009
Raleigh-Cary Ranks as 6th Most Dangerous Metro for Pedestrians

Look both ways before crossing.

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