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Location and public transit accessibility ? a tale of 3 corporate moves in Northeast Ohio

Brad Chase  |  09/23/11 @ 1:00pm  |  Posted in Transit, Transportation choices

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Three recent corporate relocations call into question how public transportation can best play a role in getting Northeast Ohio workers to and from work in an environmentally preferred, economically and time efficient manner. Eaton Corp. announced in 2008 that it planned to move its world headquarters from Downtown Cleveland to the Eastern Suburbs in the the I-271 corridor. American Greetings announced...more

RTA embraces sustainability challenge, sets aggressive targets

Marc Lefkowitz  |  08/31/11 @ 2:00pm  |  Posted in Transit

I've been through the desert on a horse with no name. It felt good to be out of the rain -America In some ways the Cleveland region's public transit agency is a wanderer in the desert-it's been years since the rains of growth, and no relief's in sight. Ohio is a mirage of help, a provider of drops when a deluge would...more

Conservatives offer national plan for transit with Cleveland as the model

Marc Lefkowitz  |  03/20/11 @ 1:00pm  |  Posted in Transit

Two Washington conservatives are advocating for Cleveland to be a national model for urban revitalization because, like many older cities, its infrastructure is renewable.

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Gimme shelter?

Marc Lefkowitz  |  08/05/10 @ 10:00am  |  Posted in Transit

How is the comfort of transit riders in Northeast Ohio faring in the Transit Waiting Environments (TWE) program? Greater Cleveland RTA established the TWE program to improve the experience of waiting for the bus or train, and to attract new riders with better amenities. Riders were surveyed a few years back, and they wanted amenities like better information posted as...more

Unintelligent design

Richey Piiparinen  |  04/30/10 @ 11:00am  |  Posted in Transit

Remember the song on Sesame Street that went "One of these things is not like the other…"? Alright then, so: between this, this, and this, which one stands out? Why? Well, if you picked the last one, and then told yourself because the user interface design is more buckshot than thoughtfully placed, you win. Unless of course you...more

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