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Covering Transit and Land Use in the Greater Seattle Area

Episódios

  • Podcast #99: Intensely disappointing

    Podcast #99: Intensely disappointing

    24/09/2020

    North Seattle Metro / Link restructures Lamenting Link frequency (10:54) Collapse is a choice (18:28) Reconnect West Seattle (25:29)Bellevue I-405 (39:26) Mt. Rainier bus ideas (44:37) Download link

  • Podcast #98: Donut hole

    Podcast #98: Donut hole

    11/08/2020

    Seattle TBD goes to the ballot County TBD?(18:35) West Seattle options (20:46) Bremerton BRT (31:26) 130th & 145th St station plans (40:07) Download link

  • Podcast #97: Cancelling raises

    Podcast #97: Cancelling raises

    22/07/2020

    Seattle TBD renewal Metro drivers (17:35) Maximizing ridership (22:57) HALA (35:50) Gig car share (50:40) Download

  • Podcast #96: 40mph trains

    Podcast #96: 40mph trains

    02/07/2020

    East-west passenger rail Center city connector on pause (11:44) Jump bikes (15:16) Opening streets (24:46) Community Transit and Everett Transit (31:50) Metro cuts (37:35) Download link

  • Podcast #95: talking myself into this

    Podcast #95: talking myself into this

    10/06/2020

    Swift’s Link connection Recovery fare (14:21) CDC’s questionable transit advice (21:55) ST’s revenue shortfall (27:12) Passenger ferries (34:08) Tacoma Dome Link (35:49) Download link

  • Podcast #94: Sub-regional backbiting

    Podcast #94: Sub-regional backbiting

    18/05/2020

    Sounder North Tacoma BRT (13:40) No really, Tacoma BRT (31:30) Uber + Lime quasi-merger (43:25) Huzzah for safe streets (57:15) Download link

  • Podcast #93: Essential trips only

    Podcast #93: Essential trips only

    06/05/2020

    Parking garages and opportunity cost ST3 cuts (17:00) Future metro ridership (25:56) West Seattle bridge (34:19) Musings on a work-from-home future (42:07) Download link (Apologies for the audio quality on this one. We had an unexpected gear change before recording.)

  • Podcast #92: Take the Link to Capitol Hill

    Podcast #92: Take the Link to Capitol Hill

    16/04/2020

    We take questions from the reader mailbag. Download link

  • Podcast #91: Now more than ever

    Podcast #91: Now more than ever

    31/03/2020

    Special guest Alex Hudson, Executive Director of Transportation Choices Coalition Federal funding & Covid-19 response County ballot measure is…dead? (13:23) Legislative update (21:19) Fare enforcement (26:57) Eastside restructure (33:02) West Seattle bridge (38:34) Download

  • Podcast #90: Car sharing is back

    Podcast #90: Car sharing is back

    03/03/2020

    Metro’s long range plan and the countywide ballot RapidRide R (17:41) Monorail expansion (28:15) Car sharing (31:30)

  • Podcast #89: Stay on Sound Transit

    Podcast #89: Stay on Sound Transit

    15/02/2020

    More Connect 2020 gripes University St naming (5:33) Fare enforcement (8:55) MVET bill (29:20) SDOT capital projects (34:50) North link restructure (46:58) Note: when we recorded this last week, I-976 had just been upheld by a local court; the upper court has since temporarily sided with Sound Transit. Download link

  • Podcast #88: It’s always Festivus

    Podcast #88: It’s always Festivus

    18/01/2020

    Connect 2020 airing of the grievances 130th St infill station (18:20) Protected bus lanes (32:23) Low-income fares (35:27) Bike and scooter share (50:19) Download link

  • Podcast #87: prior positions not confirmed

    Podcast #87: prior positions not confirmed

    20/12/2019

    Why is ridership growth slowing? Route 44 I-976 on hold (new results maps) Ride2 cancelled Which avenue is your bus? Download link

  • Podcast #86: Thanksgiving Mailbag

    Podcast #86: Thanksgiving Mailbag

    27/11/2019

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  • Podcast #85: I-976 is bad

    Podcast #85: I-976 is bad

    11/11/2019

    New city council I-976 impacts on Sound Transit and Metro (12:49) RapidRide K and a possible small victory in Eastgate (44:56) Sammamish (50:58) Download link

  • Podcast #84: Like a ripe avocado

    Podcast #84: Like a ripe avocado

    15/10/2019

    Weekend link disruptions Second Montlake bridge? or not (6:41) 520 bus restructures (15:12) RapidRide J (25:05) King County’s new electrification initiative (38:05) Download link

  • Podcast #83: Proverbial teenagers can figure it out

    Podcast #83: Proverbial teenagers can figure it out

    24/09/2019
  • Podcast #82: Trees are the right height

    Podcast #82: Trees are the right height

    10/09/2019

    Lightning and transit ops Love for the NE Seattle restructure (2:29) Monorail and ORCA (9:41) Downtown Kirkland growth (13:22) Ridesharing redux (18:33) Wenatchee transit (32:44) Ill-timed fare enforcement (41:30) Download link

  • Podcast #81: normal reaction of the bureaucracy

    Podcast #81: normal reaction of the bureaucracy

    21/08/2019

    SEPA reform Carsharing (8:44)  Bus lane enforcement in general… (27:00) West Seattle in particular (30:55) Passenger-miles matter (32:59) Least-reliable routes (36:53) Station access funds (38:08) Download link

  • Podcast #80: Muttering inaudibly

    Podcast #80: Muttering inaudibly

    05/08/2019

    We answer questions from the mailbag. Download Link

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