Cities around the country are improving accessibility for low income people to use electric cars through car sharing programs.
Intel and Strategy Analytics have joined forces to produce a new study that explores the future societal and economic potential of pilotless vehicles.
In November of 2016, while on San Francisco Bay Area’s Rapid Transit System (BART), a U.S. citizen of Iranian descent was verbally harassed by an Islamophobic passenger. The incident, which was captured on video, moved a group of Bay Area locals to start a crowdfunded poster campaign to combat xenophobic harassment on public transit.
Portland, known for its impressive bike share efforts, is expanding its Biketown program to be more inclusive of riders with disabilities. The city has interviewed this segment of riders to understand their specific needs and is working to implement a plan that provides them with more mobility options.