23 episodes

A podcast by the creator of the popular YouTube channel Not Just Bikes, The Urbanist Agenda is an exploration of the latest topics in urban planning and urban mobility from your favourite urbanist YouTubers.
Each month we'll put another important topic on the agenda and pull back the curtain to discover how online urbanists plot and scheme to make cities work better for everyone.

The Urbanist Agenda Not Just Bikes

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 148 Ratings

A podcast by the creator of the popular YouTube channel Not Just Bikes, The Urbanist Agenda is an exploration of the latest topics in urban planning and urban mobility from your favourite urbanist YouTubers.
Each month we'll put another important topic on the agenda and pull back the curtain to discover how online urbanists plot and scheme to make cities work better for everyone.

    NYC REALLY Screwed Up Congestion Pricing (with Doug Gordon)

    NYC REALLY Screwed Up Congestion Pricing (with Doug Gordon)

    New York City was about to roll out congestion charging. The cameras were up, the staff were hired, the metro projects were financed, and thousands of people were lined up to make public transit better ... and then the governor cancelled it on vibes.

    • 50 min
    All Trains Need Level Boarding (with Gareth Dennis)

    All Trains Need Level Boarding (with Gareth Dennis)

    Level boarding is simple enough: the floor of the train should be level with the platform. But it's not very common, is it? Why? And what can we do about it?

    • 42 min
    Some Business Owners REALLY Hate Bike Lanes (with Bike Curious)

    Some Business Owners REALLY Hate Bike Lanes (with Bike Curious)

    When a bike lane was installed on Valencia Street in San Francisco, one business owner hated it so much he went on a hunger strike. Bike lanes are almost universally positive for business, so why do some business owners hate them so much?

    • 49 min
    How Japan has Remained (relatively) Affordable (with Life Where I'm From)

    How Japan has Remained (relatively) Affordable (with Life Where I'm From)

    As housing and transportation prices are skyrocketing around the developed world, Japan has somehow remained (relatively) affordable.

    • 48 min
    Living with Self-Driving Cars (with Bike Curious)

    Living with Self-Driving Cars (with Bike Curious)

    For most of us, autonomous vehicles are this nebulous concept that might appear some time in our future, but there are other people living with this reality today - whether they like it or not.

    • 41 min
    Cars are (REALLY) Expensive! (with RMTransit)

    Cars are (REALLY) Expensive! (with RMTransit)

    Yup. Cars are REALLY expensive, and they're getting more expensive. And yet, most car owners seem completely oblivious to it.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
148 Ratings

148 Ratings

dewehrman ,

Love NotJustBikes

Great show and important topic.

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Love it

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Very informative

Love the guests love the host. Glad someone’s doing this. This podcast is needed.

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