All Stories Tagged 'Transit' (6)

Albuquerque Rapid Transit: Can We Please Talk About Something Else?

Let's talk about A.R.T. by talking about something else. Yeah, it's depicted above. You, know, the "beep, beep thing." Here's a flash non-fiction piece, one in which I'm the bad guy, with a bit of help along the way.

Last Saturday night, my wife and I went to the Lensic in Santa Fe to see…


Added by Scot Key on August 2, 2016 at 5:54pm — 4 Comments

32 Short Films On Duke City Driving, Chapters 2-5

Johnny Mango's fine post this morning, and resulting comments, tie in nicely with a few transportation issues I'll inadequately fly through faster than a red-light runner at Lead and…


Added by Scot Key on July 5, 2016 at 7:00pm — 6 Comments

Central Avenue: A Patient in Need of Many Cures

I was walking along Tijeras Avenue last Tuesday to an ironically titled meeting, "How do we take ABQ's good Central corridor and make it great," when I came across the following:…


Added by Scot Key on June 28, 2016 at 5:29pm — 4 Comments

ART for Art's Sake: A Rapid Ride Trip from SV to UNM's Keller Hall

Like many Duke City residents, I've been doing a lot of thinking about Albuquerque Rapid Transit (ART) lately. Also, like a roughly equal large number of Burqueans, I've never ridden the precursor to ART, the "Rapid Ride."

That was, until yesterday afternoon/evening.

Why never before and why, after all this time, yesterday?…


Added by Scot Key on March 29, 2016 at 12:30pm — 6 Comments

Albuquerque Rapid Transit (ART): A Historic Vote and Short History Lesson

So who'd thought one of the least multi-modal (i.e., buses, bicycles, pedestrians) friendly stretches of recent road "improvement" imaginable would somehow help the Duke City get a state-of-the-art bus corridor? 

Namely, how did the multi-modal disaster that is the new Paseo del Norte flyover somehow help get us ART?

Politics is weird. 

Earlier this morning,…


Added by Scot Key on March 22, 2016 at 12:30pm — 11 Comments

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on March 25, 2014 at 5:30am — 14 Comments

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