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The slow decline of American city life

I started my morning reading today with disturbing news from my hometown of Memphis. An upwards of 25% of the

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Metro testing sliding doors on Orange Line to mitigate overcrowding

Metro Los Angeles is testing a train-like sliding doors retrofit on the Metro Orange Line as seen in a short

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Idea: Fixing the LA Metro Maintenance Display Message

  I’ve carefully examined the core issues with Metro Rail functioning on a maintenance schedule and determined that there is

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Countdown Clocks Return on the Gold Line

The large format and Americans with Disabilities Act compliant arrival boards are back with a vengeance on the Metro Gold

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Cable Car Joyride

We joyride the famous San Francisco cable car to the Powell St turnaround at Market Street. We wish LA’s rich

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LADOT is not to be left out with new pylon

Nothing to see hear. We just noticed the rather low key LADOT Dash bus stop was looking rather photogenic with

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Don’t Talk To This Guy

This hat says it all.

Easier to Read Display Signs on Blue & Expo Lines

We were haunting 7th St station in downtown LA as usually when we spotted a Nippon Sharyo P865 (old trains

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LADOT Dash Realtime Arrival Info

LADOT’s Dash real time arrival information has become a lot more substantive in a recent update that includes automatic location

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Real Time Train Arrival Info Showing on NextBus

In another step forward, Metro has made available real time arrival information for Metro Rail routes throughout the county. This

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LA Metro Now On Google Maps Transit Layer

Did we mention that Metro finally is supporting Google’s Transit Layer? Like many metro systems including San Francisco Muni Metro

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Rethinking the Station Information Display Boards

After the kerfuffle of the past two weeks over Metro testing out a new layout for its rail station passenger

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