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52 Public Transit Pieces

From Split Level Streetcars to Urban Gondolas

— November 4, 2011 — Autos
These public transit innovations will have you marvelling at all the ways people are commuting around urban environments sans automobile. One nifty idea idea is that of an urban gondola that would function much like streetcar.

The public transit innovations demonstrate a concerted effort to use resources more efficiently and in a collective part for the benefit of the environment. One that I particularly like is the solar-powered bus stop with touchscreen so commuters can check schedules and routes.

Implications - This generation of young people maintains values that are informed by environmental stewardship. These consumers are conscious of the impact that their actions have on the planet and strive to minimize their ecological footprint. Companies should align their brand with campaigns that reduce and reuse resources.
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City Discovery Apps
City Discovery Apps
Mapnificent App Presents All Possible Routes Available from a Starting Point
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Car-Trading Metropass Programs
Car-Trading Metropass Programs
The Murcia Public Transit Program Trades Cars for Transit Passes
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Commuter-Comforting Ads
Commuter-Comforting Ads
The Fine Grind Print Campaign is Retro Awesomeness
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Eco-Friendly Transport Apps
Eco-Friendly Transport Apps
Weeels is a Cab-Sharing App That Helps the Environment
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Stitched Subway Systems
Stitched Subway Systems
Tomofumi Yoshida Sews a Public Transit Map into an Arduino Mega Shield
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Public Transit Operas
Public Transit Operas
The Bus Stop Opera Adds Culture to Your Commute
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Public Transit Compasses
Public Transit Compasses
New York Subway Compasses Help Orient Confused Travelers
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Homeless Public Transit
Homeless Public Transit
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Gives Homeless Free Rides
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Semi-Autonomous Public Transportation
Semi-Autonomous Public Transportation
The Phil Pauley Wi-Fly is an Electric Transit System
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Bus Top Billboards
Bus Top Billboards
Ads for High Rise Eyes
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Uplifting Public Transit Messages
Uplifting Public Transit Messages
TrustoCorp NYC Subway Signs Encourages You to Stay Optimistic
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Candid Subway Shoots
Candid Subway Shoots
Maggie Soladay Captures Strangers on Her Daily Travels on Public Transit
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Gadget-Powering Buses
Gadget-Powering Buses
The More You Rock the 'More+' Bus Handle, the Better It Charges
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Bus-Riding Horses
Bus-Riding Horses
Seeing-Eye Ponies Use Mass Transit in Portland, Oregon
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Coral-Like Subway Canopies
Coral-Like Subway Canopies
The Donostialdea Metro-Station Entrance by Snohetta is Sculptural
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Easy, Efficient Commutes
Easy, Efficient Commutes
TTC and Google Team Up to Create Trip Planners
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Moldy Public Transit Art
Moldy Public Transit Art
Brainless Slime Mold Naturally Recreates Tokyo Rail System Design
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Streetcar Saunas
Streetcar Saunas
The Spa Tram Shows the Relaxing Side of Public Transportation
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Catatonic Commuter Blogs
Catatonic Commuter Blogs
Passed Out On Public Transit Captures Sleepy Subway Riders
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Tranquil Spanish Subway Ad
Tranquil Spanish Subway Ad
Metro Madrid
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Supercharged Public Transit
Supercharged Public Transit
High-Speed Rail is Coming to America Soon
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Public Transit Galleries
Public Transit Galleries
The Art on Track Exhibit is a Mobile Art Experience
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Child-Friendly Train
Child-Friendly Train
Japanese Public Transit for Kids by Eiji Mititooka
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Spiraling Transit Stations
Spiraling Transit Stations
The Newport Station in Wales is a Futuristic Eco-Efficient Hub
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Public Transit Furniture
Public Transit Furniture
'Subway Series' by 718 Made in Brooklyn Will Get You Places
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Public Transit Photography
Public Transit Photography
Andreas Jakwerth Takes Awesome Portraits of Random Individuals
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Minimalist Typographic Subway Maps
Minimalist Typographic Subway Maps
Fadeout Design Creates Pared Down Public Transit Art
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Homey Transit Touches
Homey Transit Touches
Bus Sweet Bus Accessories Improve One's Comfort Riding the Coach
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Antisocial Public Seating
Antisocial Public Seating
The NU/B1 Bench from Nesnel Ofis Keeps You Safe from Strangers
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Urban Gondolas
Urban Gondolas
Johannes Geisler Puts a Swiss Spin on Public Transit
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Stylish Subway Entrances
Stylish Subway Entrances
Toulouse, France Introduces Modern Art to Public Transit
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Mod Floating Monorails
Mod Floating Monorails
The Suspended Public Transit Concept Will Have You Flying to Work
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Subway Snapshots
Subway Snapshots
Nicolosi Takes Awesome Candid Photos of People on Public Transit
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Public Transit 2.0
Public Transit 2.0
Florence TAV Station
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Tasteful Transit Redesigns
Tasteful Transit Redesigns
The Metronomie Subway Concept Has Clean and Contemporary Cars
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300mph Magnetic Mass Transit
300mph Magnetic Mass Transit
EOL Maglev by Vanja Valencak Offers Resistance-Free Rides
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Futuristic Public Transit Pods
Futuristic Public Transit Pods
Personal Train Capsules
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Subway Courtesy Ads
Subway Courtesy Ads
The Japanese Etiquette Campaign Reminds You What Not to Do
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Ultra High Speed Public Pods
Ultra High Speed Public Pods
SkyTran Individual Maglev System
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Racy Sports
Racy Sports
From School Bus Drag Racing to Robot Jockeys
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Hi-Tech Public Transit
Hi-Tech Public Transit
The B2us Hybrid Bus is a Smart Way to Commute
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Futuristic Suspended Trains
Futuristic Suspended Trains
Scania ‘U.P. Urban Progress' by Jason Battersby
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Sophisticated Transit Stops
Sophisticated Transit Stops
These Absolut Vodka Bus Shelters Bring Luxury to Everyday Life
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Futuristic Bus Stops
Futuristic Bus Stops
The Solar-Powered EyeStop Makes Public Transit Smarter
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Subway Art Museums
Subway Art Museums
The Stockholm Metro Brings Culture to Public Transit Stations
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Split Level Streetcars
Split Level Streetcars
The Rail Whale Tram Supports a Great Passenger Capacity
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Seductive Subway Spreads
Seductive Subway Spreads
The Vice Magazine 'Tubular Belles' Shoot is One Wild Ride
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Controversial Public Transit Photos
Controversial Public Transit Photos
Paris Metro Nudes
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Amphibious Public Transit
Amphibious Public Transit
The SKhy Bus Concept Aims to Clean Up the Urban Environment
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Larvaelike Light Rail
Larvaelike Light Rail
The Alstom Loop Train-Tram is an Eco Urban Crawler
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Subway Nudetography
Subway Nudetography
Zach Hyman's 'Decent Exposures' Add Pizazz to Public Transit
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Awkward Subway Photoblogs
Awkward Subway Photoblogs
The People of Public Transit Blog Shows It like It Is
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