ITS Monday: Edition 36, 2021
A small collection of curated content from the worlds of intelligent transport systems, smart mobility, and associated areas.
Included this week, a handy toll for saving money using public transport, Melbourne PT woes, cycling, and MaaS.
And just in case you hadn’t caught it yet, we have a new series of interviews with transport professionals – Effects of COVID on the transport sector – what they see now, what they would like to happen post-pandemic, and what they think will happen. If you’d like to be join this conversation, drop us a line!
This week’s articles
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A tale of the growth and (troubled) transport options of the Melbourne suburb of Moonee Ponds, from transport blogger Daniel Bowen. ‘Part of the deal of moving large numbers of people into established areas is they should have access to infrastructure and services. And being so close to a major shopping strip would certainly help. But for trips beyond walking distance, the hope would be that these thousands of people mostly don’t have to drive very often.’VISIT THE WEBSITE
Labour, not Labor … so this is a UK story. ‘This is seen as particularly an issue for cycling: the number of bike trips rose notably during lockdown, but there is concern that many new or returning cyclists could stop now that the roads are busier.’VISIT THE WEBSITE