Posts Tagged 'transport authority'

Future Smart Reads, 12 Aug 2012

Future Smart Reads, a weekly installment of articles that have grabbed our attention, from cities across the world. This week we only bring you three interesting links looking at Kenya’s Olympics bid, Gauteng’s public transport plan and a nice video on private vehicle usage.

Mobility: The other side of BRT in Bogota

More than a decade after its inception, Bogotá’s pioneering TransMilenio BRT system carries 1.6 million passengers every weekday. Its many successes, such as reducing pollution, improving safety and reducing travel time for Bogotanos, may be familiar to regular readers of TheCityFix.  However, TransMilenio has not been a complete solution for public transportation in Bogotá. […]