Surface Transportation News: Ohio train derailment, induced demand and urban freeway expansion, and more

In Politics by Michael Rae

This issue of Surface Transportation News is also available online here.

In this issue:

Experts spar over induced demand and freeway expansion

Analysis, not knee-jerk reactions for Ohio train derailment

Which state DOTs plan to fix major truck bottlenecks?

TRB report on Black Americans and transportation

Hyperloop startups losing ground

How is Denver doing on Vision Zero?

News Notes

Quotable Quotes

Experts Spar Over Induced Demand and Urban Freeway Expansion  

I-35 through downtown Austin is massively congested much of the day. That’s hardly surprising since both Austin and Texas have been growing by leaps and bounds for several decades (with no end in sight), while I-35 through central Austin still has not had a significant