Category Archives: transit

Caffeine Crash Urbanisms

Some of you know that I am a bartender. If you follow my Twitter or Instagram I have cluttered your feed with videos of DDOT busses and things happening at Rosa Parks Transit Center. In that spirit, here’s some thoughts … Continue reading

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Detroit Future City: The Economic Growth Element examined

Detroit Future City is the product of a 24 month effort wherein scarce resources were expended. It is the result of the work of many individuals. In order to give it its due, it will be examined in installments, beginning … Continue reading

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How About Something Unsexy.

Three pages into Daniel Baldwin Hess and Alex Bitterman’s (2008) article “Bus Rapid Transit Identity: An Overview of Current “Branding Practice,” I found myself sporting quite a smirk. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) will never quite jibe with our preoccupation with … Continue reading

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