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独家|呼市两条地铁及呼鄂高速被叫停 内蒙古内查大型基建项目融资
据财新记者从多位知情人士处了解,总投资规模高达300亿元的包头市轨道交通项目已在8月初被叫停。与此同时,多位银行业及监管人士还透露,内蒙古省会城市呼和浩特的3、4号线地铁项目,以及呼和浩特到鄂尔多斯的高速公路项目也被叫停。
财新网, 13/11/2017

London's Oxford Street could be traffic-free by December 2018, says mayor
Large parts of London's Oxford Street could be pedestrianised by December 2018, under plans put forward by London Mayor Sadiq Khan.
BBC, 06/11/2017

London Overground is experimenting with telling passengers which bits of the next train is busiest
Can the same be done for BRT buses on high frequency lines?
CityMetric, 17/10/2017

北京天通苑至中关村2018年建9公里自行车高速路
据了解,2017年计划针对 600公里自行车和步道进行治理,其中朝阳路、朝阳北路等重点道路步行自行车系统整治将在年底完成。同时,回龙观(天通苑至中关村)近9公里自行车高速路也正在规划中,将于2018年逐步落地。
千龙网, 12/10/2017

Amsterdam Rethinks the Traffic Light’s Role in City Planning
“In the end, traffic light infrastructure is an infrastructure for cars, not an infrastructure for people on bikes and people walking. In locations with high levels of people on bikes and people walking, traffic lights maybe aren’t appropriate.”
Next City, 05/10/2017

UK is on the road to a cycling revolution
Mobike and the other new arrivals, Ofo, OBike and Urbo, find themselves in harmony with the UK government's health and transportation plans.
China Daily, 30/09/2017

More showers, lockers for workers who cycle to office could be a reality, with grant extension
Singapore transport authority funds construction of facilities, Travel Smart Rewards, and Travel Smart Consultancy Vouchers
Straits Times, 29/09/2017

移动支付战火燃至交通出行 银联闪付5个月连下20城
"交通出行这一高频交易场景,是银联最新的战场。如果说上述两大砝码是银联作为卡组织的天然可见优势,那么银联在后台不断做出的市场化调整,或许才是其下一步直面竞争的关键。"
证券时报网, 28/09/2017

Tfl plans to make £322m by collecting data from passengers' mobiles via Tube Wi-Fi
TfL in 2016 ran a pilot which tracked Wi-Fi signals from 5.6 million phones as people moved around the London Underground, even if they weren't connected to a Wi-Fi network. It is now in consultation about tracking passengers on a permanent basis.
Sky News, 27/09/2017

面对人大常委会质询,南昌市长向500多万市民道歉
井冈山大道上的南昌公交BRT工程耽误了工期,这是因为政府部门发现此前规划设计有不合理的地方,为此做了优化。“这个工程确实有点慢,我代表政府向广大市民道歉。”
凤凰网资讯, 23/09/2017

Bike-sharing schemes might seem like a waste of space but the economics makes sense
The economic models behind dockless bike share schemes actually have as much to do with data mining, advertising and turning a profit from interest on the deposits as from the bike rental itself.
The Conversation, 19/09/2017

Build it and they will come? Why Britain's 1960s cycling revolution flopped
“If the reasons for Stevenage’s failure to encourage cycling were that it was too easy to drive, then no amount of investment in marketing the town’s cycling facilities would have changed travel behaviour.”
The Guardian, 19/09/2017