Trains, Buses, People: An Opinionated Atlas of US Transit

Trains, Buses, People: An Opinionated Atlas of US Transit

by Christof Spieler


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781610919029
Publisher: Island Press
Publication date: 10/23/2018
Edition description: None
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Christof Spieler, PE, LEED AP, is a Vice President and Director of Planning at Huitt-Zollars and a Lecturer in Architecture and Engineering at Rice University. He was a member of the board of directors of Houston METRO from 2010 to 2018.

Table of Contents

Introduction:Transit Where the People Are

The Role of Transit in American Cities
Basics of Successful Transit

New York-Newark, NY-NJ-CT-PA
Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA
Chicago-Naperville, IL-IN-WI
Washington-Baltimore-Arlington, DC-MD-VA-WV-PA
San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA
Boston-Worcester-Providence, MA-RI-NH-CT
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX-OK
Philadelphia-Reading-Camden, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Houston-The Woodlands, TX
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Port St. Lucie, FL
Atlanta–Athens-Clarke County–Sandy Springs, GA
Detroit-Warren-Ann Arbor, MI
Seattle-Tacoma, WA
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI
Milwaukee, WI
Cleveland-Akron-Canton, OH
Denver-Aurora, CO
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA
Portland-Vancouver-Salem, OR-WA
Orlando-Deltona-Daytona Beach, FL
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FLSt. Louis-St. Charles-Farmington, MO-IL
Pittsburgh-New Castle-Weirton, PA-OH-WV
Charlotte-Concord, NC-SC
Sacramento-Roseville, CA
Salt Lake City-Provo-Orem, UT
Kansas City-Overland Park-Kansas City, MO-KS
Las Vegas-Henderson, NV-AZ
Cincinnati-Wilmington-Maysville, OH-KY-IN
Austin-Round Rock, TX
Nashville-Davidson–Murfreesboro, TN
 Virginia Beach-Norfolk, VA-NC
Jacksonville-St. Marys-Palatka, FL-GA
New Orleans-Metairie-Hammond, LA-MS
Memphis-Forrest City, TN-MS-AR
Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY
Albuquerque-Santa Fe-Las Vegas, NM
Tucson-Nogales, AZ
El Paso-Las Cruces, TX-NM
Urban Honolulu, HI
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR
Eugene, OR

Metro Areas


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