The Transport Politic was created in October 2008 and tracks the state of transit in the U.S. and around the world. The site’s goal is to explore the intricate relationships between transportation projects and politics, both at the national and local levels.
The Transport Politic was named one of Planetizen’s Top Ten sites for 2010. The associated @ttpolitic Twitter profile was named one of the Top 25 Transportation Sources to Follow in 2012 by the Urban Land Institute.
Citizen Engagement Happens Locally
Tech Talk Turns People Off
Political Discourse on the National Level
Stalling Rail Infrastructure
Losing Confidence in the Feds