Episode 10

On Track

Moving people from here to there is critical to the function of cities. We look at major new transportation hubs, expanding rail systems and initiatives to get people out of their cars.

Grand Centrals

With increased interest in regional rail systems has come a new generation of central stations for multiple modes of transportation – we explore who is on track and who may be derailed.

  • Union Station: Denver

  • All Aboard: Miami

  • Train Wreck: San Francisco

Desire

With light rail lines spreading like weeds, are new-fangled streetcars a transit solution, an economic development tool or just expensive toy trains?

  • Darting About: Dallas

  • Red Car Redux: Los Angeles

  • Reigning Rails: Seattle

Change Agents

How to get people out their cars, especially for daily commutes? We look at three cities searching for solutions.

  • Parking Mania: Atlanta

  • Free Pass: Columbus

  • Less Cars, Tastes Great: Vancouver

  • Union Station: Denver
  • All Aboard: Miami
  • Train Wreck: San Francisco
  • Darting About: Dallas
  • Red Car Redux: Los Angeles
  • Reigning Rails: Seattle
  • Parking Mania: Atlanta
  • Free Pass: Columbus
  • Less Cars, Tastes Great: Vancouver