New Yorkers know one of the worst places to be during a heat wave is a subway platform. The problem, of course, is that millions of people..
On May 27, 1929, over the crackling airwaves of NBC Radio, George McAneny presented to the public for the first time the Regional Plan for..
Buried in the fine print of the sprawling 2017 federal tax legislation is a policy change that could have a significant impact on transit ..
Yesterday’s post described a proposal by Governor Murphy to fund Newark AirTrain reconstruction using funds from the capital program of th..
Today, nine Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states and the District of Columbia committed to design a regional policy approach to cap greenhous..
Last Wednesday morning outside of New York’s Penn Station, RPA joined other civic, design and transit organizations, state and local elect..
Day in and day out, millions of people across the United States hop in and out of cars, subways and buses traveling between their homes an..
It often feels like subway stations are even hotter than it is outside. Or as news anchor Chris Hayes recently put it “Today’s subway sta..
On July 24th, RPA and the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance (which is facilitated by the Rutgers Climate Institute and the Rutgers Bl..
Now that summer is here, temperatures are climbing and hitting record highs. More often than not, many commuters are feeling the heat (and..