How #BiophilicDesign can support the wellbeing of transit riders

How #BiophilicDesign can support the wellbeing of transit riders

metro-magazine.com 18 Oct '17, 1pm

One concept gaining traction in design is "urban acupuncture ," a way of describing small-scale, localized interventions that collectively contribute to relieving stress in a community. For example, pocket parks, farmers markets, street art, or murals. Considering the proven benefits of access to public transit, there is no better opportunity for urban acupuncture than a basic transit stop. (Even the descriptions of biophilic urban intervention approaches sound like they could be describing route maps for a transit agency.) Yet, for many people, the commute begins on a concrete sidewalk, next to a single metal pole by the side of the aspha...

Industrial action by Arriva drivers in the North West:

arrivabus.co.uk 18 Oct '17, 12pm

Arriva North West is disappointed to announce planned industrial action by drivers and engineers. The first 24 hour strike will be Thursday 1...

Don't lose your seat! Grab your place now to these amazing attractions this #OctoberHalfTerm

reading-buses.co.uk 18 Oct '17, 5pm

Chessington World of Adventures – ‘howl’o’ween’ (Monday 23 October) Come along for a spine-chilling trip filled with thrills, howls and half ...

Delays 10 Mins: Caboolture line

translink.com.au 18 Oct '17, 8pm

Caboolture & Sunshince Coast line trains are delayed up to 20 minutes in both directions between Narangba and Dakabin stations due to a signa...

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translink.co.uk 16 Oct '17, 11am

Due to severe weather warning, services may be subject to delay, disruption or cancellation. Latest Update 14:12 Monday 16th October 2017 Met...

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schoolbusfleet.com 18 Oct '17, 10pm

With about 1,300 school buses transporting 110,000 students daily, DATTCO is constantly hirin...

Read our latest #Roads2Nowhere blog on why new road capacity should be a last...

bettertransport.org.uk 17 Oct '17, 10am

RIS2 should follow the smarter travel hierarchy: reduce demand, widen travel choice, maximise...

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