30 Oct '16, 7pm

Para ofrecer servicio tipo Metro los buses deben ser confiables. El BRT debe ser BRRT: Bus Rapid Reliable Transit.

Metroway BRT vehicle photo via Wikimedia Commons/MJW15 This story, originally published by Mobility Lab , was written by Corey Pitts, AICP, a transportation planner at VHB. Bus Rapid Transit systems are beginning to pop up as quickly as fast-casual restaurants in the greater Washington region. Everywhere you look BRT systems are coming online — Fairfax , Arlington and Montgomery counties, and the City of Alexandria. And why shouldn’t D.C. be joining the ranks of New York, Chicago, and Barcelona? The region consistently ranks as one of the worst in terms of traffic congestion, so providing new options for travelers makes sense. Metroway , for example, is the region’s first BRT, providing a quicker trip between the Braddock Road Metro station and Crystal City. RELATED: BRT Project Profiles - Oregon and Nevada But as a transportation planner who has worked on BRT-style system...

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