19 Blog Posts From the Infrastructure Tag


What a Difference a Year Makes in the Driverless Car Universe

What a Difference a Year Makes in the Driverless Car Universe

Writing about the car of the future the past two years has given me some insight into the trends in reporting on driverless cars. The tide has turned and writers appear to be scratching their collective heads on these fantastical claims of imminent convenience. Last year at this time, the world seemed to be a […]

Road Diets….They Demand a Closer Look

Road Diets….They Demand a Closer Look

From guest writer Matthew Schneider, Keep Waverly (Iowa) Moving. He is also working with the newly formed national coalition Keep the US Moving which is working to help local residents across the country fight road diets and traffic calming in their cities and towns. Tahlequah, Oklahoma At the end of an extremely tense two-hour long […]

Some numbers to chew on

Some numbers to chew on

Highway funding is back in the air. There’s a new round of the old lie that drivers don’t pay their fair share. This faceless menace called “drivers” is close to being a synonym for “Americans.” In the densest cities, only half the residents. Before painting ourselves as the enemy let’s look at some statistics from […]

Little-Vehicle-Topia: Micromobility and the Rest of Us

Little-Vehicle-Topia: Micromobility and the Rest of Us

I was exercise walking in my local park last fall and suddenly out of nowhere, a young woman on a scooter zipped past me and we almost collided. She cut me off as she headed for the grass to take a short cut. Not only was this rude, but scary. As someone walking on a […]

War on Cars Watch for January 23, 2019

War on Cars Watch for January 23, 2019

Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as well as programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets. Please read this blog and let us know what you think by commenting […]