Month: September 2007
It IS time to raise fares, BUT
Austin Economics Funding of Transportation PS: I am not a crackpot Subsidies to Suburban Sprawl Transit in Austin Transportation
To my buddies at Cap Metro: Some fare advice.
Desperate hope for tomorrow
THIS IS THE YEAR DAMMIT
Austin drivers don’t come close to paying their own way
Austin Driving in Austin Funding of Transportation I Told You So Republicans Hate Public Transportation Republicans Hate The Environment Subsidies to Suburban Sprawl Texas Republicans Hate Cities Transportation
The gas tax needs to be about a buck a gallon higher in Texas to cover your bills.
Driving: Fixed versus variable
Economics Funding of Transportation Subsidies to Suburban Sprawl Transit in Austin Transportation Use Cases
Don't assume you're going to save a lot of money on depreciation by leaving your car at home today and riding the bus. It doesn't…
Round Rock screws Austin again
Once again, Round Rock gets subsidized by Austin.
Why streetcars suck
Austin Don't Hurt Us Mr. Krusee, We'll Do Whatever You Want Transit in Austin Transportation Urban Design
No, there's no magical streetcar fairy dust.
Difference between streetcar and bus
Austin Don't Hurt Us Mr. Krusee, We'll Do Whatever You Want Funding of Transportation Texas Republicans Hate Cities Transit in Austin Transportation Tri-Rail Urban Design Use Cases
Streetcar wins us exactly jack squat over buses.
Rapid Bus slips to 2010
Austin Don't Hurt Us Mr. Krusee, We'll Do Whatever You Want I Told You So Rapid Bus Ain't Rapid Transit in Austin Transportation
"Rapid" bus (the only thing All Systems Go is delivering to Central Austin) is now slated for 2010 or later. Yay.
Capital Metro misses huge opportunity
If a conservative is a “liberal who has been mugged”, approved there as the hoary old saying goes, here then a modern proponent of socialized…