Transit Hubs Part 2 - Neighborhood Mobility: Episode 14

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Everyone (including us) loves to talk about the big, network-defining hubs that are center city stations. In the background, though, are the unsung heroes that are local transit hubs; the places that make a transit network, well, work. These hubs not only provide convenient and pleasant multimodal mobility: they also foster placemaking and development in their surrounding neighborhoods.

Graphic we look at (36:15): (PDF)


References & notes

  1. [1] Mass Transit: MA: 'Frightening' Orange Line fire was sparked by metal siding coming into contact with electrified rail, MBTA says
  2. [2] Mass Transit: CT: CTtransit takes electric bus fleet off road after bus catches fire
  3. [3] Mass Transit: MTA announces universal subway wireless connectivity plan
  4. [4] Transportation Solutions: Mobility Hubs
  5. [5] Actionfigure: How mobility hubs are changing city transit
  6. [6] Metro: Mass Transit Hubs Made More Adaptable, Efficient by Top-Quality Digital Signage
  7. [7] Wikipedia: Transport hub
  8. [8] Reimagining Transit Hubs and Transfer Points
  9. [9] Transit Forward RI: Mobility Hubs
  10. [10] Urban Design Studio: Mobility Hubs
  11. [11] Urbanism Next: Mobility Hubs