Welcome to the Rail~Volution Podcast. Rail~Volution is a network and an annual conference focused on ways that communities leverage major transit investments (including rail, bus rapid transit, bus, as well as bicycling walking, sharing and emerging options) to connect people with employers and neighborhoods. With the Rail~Volution Podcast, we're delving deeper into aspects of building livable communities, with special focus on equity and community participation.
Episode 48: Bringing Joy with Transit and TOD
This month on the Rail~Volution podcast, we’re joined by staff from MARTA in Atlanta for a 1 on 1 conversation. Collie Greenwood, Deputy General Manager, and Jacob Vallo, Senior Director of TOD, Real Estate, and Art in Transit … talk with each other about the agency’s bus network redesign and their TOD program.
Episode 47: The Community Knows What They Want
This month on the Railvolution podcast we’re joined by Duncan Hwong, Interim Co-Director of the Asian Pacific Network of Oregon and Gauri Rajbaidya, architect and senior associate at SERA. They chat with us about community driven development in Portland’s Jade District and how it's connected to the rest of the region.
Episode 46: New Solutions to New Challenges
This week on the RailVolution Podcast we’re joined by the new Rail~volution CEO Tamar Shapiro. We chat about her previous work at in cities and transportation, how to better measure transportation success and the transportation parades at German soccer stadiums.
Episode 45: No More Transit Hunger Games
This month on The Railvolution Podcast we’re featuring a 1 to 1 conversation between Dan Baer, Senior Vice President at WSP USA and Kevin Corbett, President and CEO of New Jersey Transit. Dan and Kevin talk about New Jersey transit’s response to the pandemic, transit oriented development, bus electrification and much much more.
Episode 44: Rethinking City Transportation
On this month’s episode of the Rail~Volution podcast, we’re chatting with Chris Puchalsky and Andrew Simpson of the Philadelphia Office of Transportation, Infrastructure, and Sustainability. We talk about the The Philadelphia Transit Plan, regional rail, and agency coordination.
Episode 43: Coordinating Better Transit
On this month’s episode of the Railvolution podcast we’re joined by Robert del Rosario, Director of Service Development for AC Transit in Oakland and the East Bay California. Robert talks about agency coordination during the pandemic, what’s needed to get riders coming back, and what sustainable revenue might look like going forward.
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If you want a series about the intersection of transit and development this pods for you