The Overhead Wire
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
On Charlotte's Fight with North Carolina, Itself
A fight is breaking out between former Charlotte Mayor/current NC Governor Pat McCrory and current Mayor Anthony Foxx over funding relate...
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Grating on a Curve
I was in Houston for a work meeting last spring and went on a tour with our good friend Christof Spi...
Silicon Valley's Transit AND Land Use Problems
There's been a lot of bashing of Silicon Valley lately. It's the butt of transit jokes bec...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Election 2012 Results Central - Transportation Edition
We're back for the November Classic! It's election season, and that means we'll be following the ones that matter around the co...
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Local Control and Negotiation Politics
In 2000 a man many people called the Hammer decided that Houston Metro wasn't going to get any funding for a light rail project that sco...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Austin Route Choice Part 3: The Guadalupe/Lamar Alignment
In the previous two posts we discussed the history of Austin's quest for rail transit and the p...
Monday, April 2, 2012
Austin's Rail History & Route Choice Problem Part 2: Politics
Now that we're through the history in the last post and know the ropes. Let's chat about t...
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