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Carfree.com

This site advocates less dependence on automobile transportation, and proposes suggestions for technologies and city layouts that would eliminate the need for it altogether. Some of the most interesting discussion concerns city topology, suggesting a six-lobe design. Each lobe is divided into many districts, and can support up to two million people (twelve million in all). A heavy-rail metro is...

https://www.carfree.com/
Engineering the ULTra System

The Advanced Transport Group at the University of Bristol, upon considering current traffic congestion problems in England and throughout the world, attempted to "identify the ideal system for future urban transport." The group's work has led to the development of the Urban Light Transport (ULTra) System. This paper, published in September 2002, describes the engineering challenges and...

http://staff.washington.edu/jbs/itrans/IngeniaULTra.pdf
Taxi2000

Originally developed at the University of Minnesota, personal rapid transit (PRT) systems are now being explored further by a spin-off company called Taxi2000. The system is designed to operate on raised guideways and is set up in grid formations that can easily be expanded. While still in the planning stages, a great deal of information is presented on the Taxi2000 homepage. Many publications can...

https://www.taxischaffhausen.ch/
Transportation Engineering: Online Lab Manual

The University of Idaho hosts this outstanding collection of educational materials and laboratories related to transportation engineering. The topics introduced on the site are intended to supplement a junior-level course on the subject and are commonly viewed as "the most important ones that civil engineering graduates need to understand." Each chapter of the lab manual contains detailed theory...

https://www.webpages.uidaho.edu/niatt_labmanual/
National Association of Development Organizations

Founded in 1967, the National Association of Development Organizations "provides training, information and representation for regional development organizations serving the 82 million residents of small metropolitan and rural America." Additionally, one of its adjunct organizations, the NADO Research Foundation provides research, education and training for community and economic development...

https://www.nado.org/
Despite strong lobbying, congestion pricing falls short for the time being in New York City

Terror police to track capital's cars http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/crime/article2091023.ece Transportation Alternatives: Congestion Pricing http://www.transalt.org/campaigns/sensible/congestion.html Implementing Road and Congestion Pricing-Lessons From Singapore (2005) [pdf] http://www.cleanairnet.org/caiasia/1412/article-71464.html Straphangers...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2007/0720
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) is the institution's largest university-level research center. The organization is "dedicated to conducting research to save lives, save time, and save money." On their homepage, visitors can read the "Spotlight on VTTI" to get some highlights about their work including focus on transportation and an aging population and other topics as of late....

https://www.vtti.vt.edu/