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Woman holds phone and waits on street as taxis pass. Ride-hailing and Autonomous Vehicles: Considerations for Vancouver

On January 17, Vancouver City Council will be receiving a report titled, “Vancouver’s Mobility Future: ‘Automating’ Policy into Sustainable Results.” In this post, we want to highlight some perspectives on the impacts ride-hailing and autonomous vehicles (AV) are expected to... Continue reading »

January 17, 2018   |   0 comments
Metro Vancouver Transportation & Transit Plebiscite Result

Photo by Ted McGrath. Elections BC has announced the results of the Metro Vancouver Transportation and Transit plebiscite, for which voting closed on May 29th. The plebiscite – announced during the last Provincial election – sought support for a half-percent regional... Continue reading »

July 2, 2015   |   0 comments
unnamed GET INVOLVED: 2015 QUAD Conference on Transportation

The QUAD Conference is an annual transportation conference held in the Pacific Northwest that provides a forum for transportation professionals to network, exchange ideas, discuss best practices, share research and showcase recent projects. General focus is on land-based transportation, such as... Continue reading »

April 24, 2015   |   0 comments
10716917193_d6a68a5e56_z Transportation Costs: Impacts on Metro Vancouver (Part 5)

Reposted with permission from George Poulos and Price Tags. Part 5 of 5.  [Part 1] [Part 2] [Part 3] [Part 4] A New Operations-Level Tool for Cost-Benefit Analysis of Transportation Projects Although the unit rates illustrated in Table 1 (in Part... Continue reading »

October 24, 2014   |   0 comments
10716917193_d6a68a5e56_z Transportation Costs: Impacts on Metro Vancouver (Part 4)

Reposted with permission from George Poulos and Price Tags. Part 4 of 5.  [Part 1] [Part 2] [Part 3] Transportation Equity and What it Means for Metro Vancouver One of the primary outcomes of full-cost accounting studies is to demonstrate the... Continue reading »

October 17, 2014   |   0 comments