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…

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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…

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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:…

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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?…

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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,…

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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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