Monthly Archives: April 2017

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Learning from Airport Transit

This Calgary-focused post first appeared on Spur. Believe it or not, waiting for a flight can be a perfect time┬áto study transit operations. Airports are, in many ways, miniature cities with lots of pedestrians. Passengers, laden down with bags, place a high value on a comfortable shuttle trip between terminals. Travelers are also very uncertainty-averse: […]

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Green Line: Let’s talk about money

This Calgary-focused post originally appeared on Spur. If you are a semi-occasional reader of Spur, you might have noticed that I tend to avoid talking about costs when discussing projects like the Green Line. I very rarely talk about specific dollar values, and when I speak on the radio I tend to avoid them as […]

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