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Local Transport Today
People/people
Aurang Zeb, formerly head of highways and transport at the London Borough of Richmond, has joined Qatar’s public works authority as an adviser... continue
Parking Review
Profiles
Roger Woodward
My wife keeps telling me it’s time to call it a day and to embrace retirement by doing all those things she has planned for me to do. However,... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Consultant Atkins’ half year results for the period ended 30 September 2014 are down on the first half of 2013/14, mainly reflecting disposals... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Sergio Chiquetto has joined consultant AECOM as director – transportation: Europe, Middle East and Africa. He joins from consultant Dar Al... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
John Whitelegg
The Climate Change Act requires “at least” an 80% reduction in CO2 equivalent emissions by 2050 on a 1990 base. The transport sector is... continue
Parking Review
IT
Parking engineers from the UK have developed an integrated payment system that enables public transport users in Perth, Australia to pay for car... continue
Parking Review
Case Studies
Mark Moran
Housing is becoming a major problem in cities around the world. The lack of new housing is forcing up the cost of owning or renting properties,... continue
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
People often complain about confusing and wordy parking signs, but spare a thought for drivers in Culver City who were confronted with a sign that... continue
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
The shortage of parking spaces in New York is leading developers to sell garage spaces at prices that cost more per square foot than the luxury... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Paul McCormick has been appointed managing director of AECOM, responsible for highways, bridges, ports & marine business across EMEA (Europe,... continue
Parking Review
Technology
A New Zealand town has installed sensors to ensure fair access to parking spaces in the heart of its central business district (CBD). Cambridge, in... continue
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
Lucky escape no.1: A driver who struggled to get out of a tight parking space found his car wedged between two buildings above a flight of... continue
Categories: safety, Rest of World
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
A motorcycle workshop in India is thriving as a hub of activity, offering not only repairs and servicing but also parking, bike and scooter hire, art... continue
Categories: Rest of World
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
A three-year old wearing just a nappy drove a 4-wheel drive Jeep through an intersection and into the side of a neighbour’s house, before... continue
Categories: safety, Rest of World
Local Transport Today
News
The board of UK engineering consultant Hyder is recommending that shareholders accept a takeover offer from Japanese engineering consultant Nippon... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Editor's note: this is an updated and corrected version of the article that appears in the print edition of Local Transport Today. We mistakenly... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy
Patrick McDonnell
San Francisco City Council has banned the use of smartphone apps that enable people to buy and sell public parking spaces. A Rome-based company,... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy
In recent months Ukraine has faced the annexation of the Crimea by Russia and a slide into civil war, but the age old problem of where to park in... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy
The legacy of Brazil’s massive investment involved in staging the World Cup will be a matter of heated debate for years to come (the angst... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy Lead Story
A new accreditation scheme for environmentally friendly parking structures was launched in the United States on 1 June. The continue
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