Talking Headways: A Streetsblog Podcast (transportation)

This week we’re chatting with Sharon Feigon of the Shared Use Mobility Center.  I ask what shared use mobility is and we talk about the growth of bike share, car share, ride hailing, and more.   

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_SF_06092016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 4:49am EDT

This week I’m joined by Kevin DeGood of The Center for American Progress and Deron Lovaas of NRDC to talk about rules proposed by the Federal Highway Administration to measure congestion and greenhouse gas emissions.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_KDDL_06022016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 4:07am EDT

This week we’re joined by Laurel Paget-Seekins to talk about her work as a transit activist in Atlanta, her thinking about transit networks from her time in Santiago Chile, and her current work on data collection and dissemination as the Director of Strategic Initiatives at the MBTA in Boston.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_LPS_05262016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 5:08am EDT

This week we’re joined by Tanya Snyder to look back a bit on 100 episodes of the Talking Headways Podcast. We also talk about DC Metro, Moving Sidewalks, and your transportation habits when you move to a new house.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_TS100_05132016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 6:03am EDT

This week we’re joined by Christy Kwan, Interim Executive Director of the Alliance for Biking and Walking to talk about their bi-annual national Benchmarking Report.  We talk about the awesome information in the report and why local activists might use it to advocate for better communities.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_CK_03312016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:17am EDT

Jake Mecklenborg, the author of Cincinnati's Incomplete Subway joins us to talk about the history of the tunnels under the city that have been there now for 100 years.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JM_03102016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:35am EDT

Akshay Mani joins us to talk about transportation issues in India.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_AM_03032016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:57am EDT

Jason Jordan joins the podcast to talk about transportation ballot measures and new tactics from the opposition.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JJ_02112016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 6:06am EDT

Yonah Freemark joins us to talk about his new mapping tool Transit Explorer and the big transit projects that are opening or under construction in the next year.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_YF3_01282016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 6:01am EDT

Rob Sadow of the carpool app Scoop talks about the future of transportation and how his app works for businesses wanting more employees to ride to work together.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_RS01052016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 5:22pm EDT