public transit

Northern Virginia city, Virginia Tech plan smart-city test bed

by • 3 weeks ago

Falls Church, a Washington, D.C., suburb will collaborate with Virginia Tech on a 44-acre smart city site to pilot emerging and connected transportation technologies.

On-demand autonomous vehicles hit the streets in Arlington, Texas

by • 3 weeks ago

The ride-hailing service is the first of its kind, according to executives from the transportation company Via, which is leading the one-year pilot.

Pandemic fuels greater adoption of contactless payments on public transit

by • 2 months ago

Transit agencies are investing in contactless payment systems to bring riders back to public transit after a drastic drop in ridership in 2020.

Transit Tech Lab pilots solutions for NYC's transit woes

by • 2 years ago

For transit systems with shaky performance and unclear futures, the city is turning to small tech companies for a leg up.