DATA | Transportation / Infrastructure

Pedestrian Deaths Remain Near Historic High

A new report suggests that high fatalities may be the new normal and that cellphone and marijuana use could be two factors driving the death toll.

Distracted walking

America Still Loves Cars, But Some Cities Are Starting to Ditch Them

Less than 10 percent of U.S. households are car-free.

What Does Telecommuting's Rise Mean for Traffic and Transit?

If the trend continues, it carries numerous potential implications.

Riding Transit Takes Almost Twice as Long as Driving

If transit systems want to attract more riders, they need to find ways to speed up the journey to work. See how the times compare in your metro area.