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This is how it feels to use Northern Rail

Wednesday 25th November 2015, 4.55pm (day 1,553)

After two blissful days working at home, welcome back to sodding Northern Rail’s dreadful recent performance on the Calderdale line. 34 more words

Daily Post

The Absence of Time

I have half an hour until  I leave work for the day. Half an hour until I pull on my coat, bike helmet, and gloves, and do battle with the evening traffic in town. 404 more words


433 crash deaths expected this Thanksgiving travel period

The National Safety Council estimates 433 people will be killed and another 52,300 seriously injured in car crashes during the Thanksgiving holiday period, between 6 p.m. 228 more words


GDOT sponsors student art challenge

What does the future of transportation in Georgia look like to you?

That is the question budding Georgia artists must ponder if they want to compete in a contest sponsored by the Georgia Department of Transportation. 196 more words


Riding Metro North. The Return.

5:30 am.
A brisk walk to catch the 5:40 train to Grand Central.
28º F. Cold. Can’t touch me.
Running on a four hours sleep. Can’t feel it. 257 more words


Commuting Gloves

It’s getting colder now, and I’ve been wearing fingerless gloves on my commutes. I know I’ve written this before, several times, but I think fingerless gloves are perfect for commuting by public transit in cold weather. 31 more words

Life In General

Peachtree Road bike plan gains powerful opponent

The Buckhead Coalition has come out against a controversial plan to put bike lanes along part of Peachtree Road in Buckhead.

Sam Massell, president of the Buckhead Coalition and former Atlanta mayor, said the organization has generally been in favor of bike-friendly projects and is a long-time supporter of Atlanta Bicycle Coalition and PEDS (bicycle and pedestrian advocacy organizations, respectively, that are proponents of the… 455 more words