Commuting by Public Transit and Physical Activity: Where You Live, Where You Work, and How You Get There
- Editorial: Transport Networks. WRIGHT, CHRIS // Journal of Maps;2008, p507
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one by Silvania Avelar on the symbolic representation of transport systems and the development of a public transport network diagram for Zurich, Switzerland, and another by Jeffrey Wilson, Greg Lindsey and Gilbert Liu on...
- Utah public health workers take the lead on bike, pedestrian access. Krisberg, Kim // Nation's Health;Apr2012, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p11
The article reports on the Utah Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan Design Guide, the state's first initiative for active transportation in line with the Communities Putting Prevention to Work grant received in 2010. Included in the guide are the social, economic, and health benefits of various...
- PEDESTRIAN RAIL CONCOURSE ROLLS INTO PLACE IN TIGHT SPACE. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;08/09/99, Vol. 243 Issue 6, p23
Deals with the construction of a pedestrian rail walkway which will link airport monorail to passenger rail lines in Newark, New Jersey. Architectural design; Cost of construction; Details on the construction plan of the rail concourse structure.
- Turning back the downtown clock. // Roads & Bridges;Sep96, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p6
Reports that the city of Saint Charles, Missouri also suffered from a misguided attempt to lure more shoppers into downtown ares by converting streets into pedestrian malls.
- A path to prosperity. Perrone, Ellen // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/28/96, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p1A
Reports on the Monon Rail-Trail, a 3.2 mile pedestrian path in Indianapolis, Indiana. Economic benefits from the recreational trail; Influx of business to the path.
- Foot Traffic Up on Fashion's Arteries. McCants, Leonard // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/19/2000, Vol. 180 Issue 115, p16
Discusses a study of pedestrian traffic on north-south arteries from Times Square in New York City. Plan of the Fashion Center Business Improvement Center to attract more upscale retailers in the area.
- No cars make for an inviting street scene. BAKER, LINDA // Oregon Business Magazine;Oct2011, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p14
The article presents information on the first pedestrian-only streets in Portland, Oregon, on Southwest Ankeny between Second and Third avenues.
- Pedestrian-friendly infrastructure. Leslie Jr., Reuben L. // PA Times;May98, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p6
Opinion. Focuses on the proposed resolution aimed at creating a community through pedestrian-friendly infrastructure. Recognition of the consequences of the failure to consider the needs of pedestrians and cyclists in street and roadway planning; Reasons for adopting the resolution; Impact of...
- Green for pedestrians. // Travel Agent;6/6/94, Vol. 271 Issue 6, Las Vegas. p10
Reports on the opening of the New Fabulous Four Corners in Las Vegas, Nevada for pedestrians spanning from the Tropicana to Las Vegas boulevards. Availability of escalators, bridges, and elevator for wheelchair access; Ability of people to get to MGM Grand, Luxor, Excalibur, San Remo, and...