The US veterans with disability research recently conducted by VTC senior researchers Stephanie DiPetrillo and Andrea Lubin has been chosen as a US DOT’s University Transportation Centers Program spotlight initiative. This research was conducted as part of the Mineta National Transit Research Consortium. Click here to learn more.
The New Jersey Bicycle and Pedestrian Resource Center is pleased to announce the release of the first ever Bicycling Benchmarking Report for New Jersey. The report provides a comprehensive summary of the bicycle environment at the municipal level throughout the state, using extensive data from 60 municipalities as a baseline. This benchmarking report highlights many […]
VTC’s Mike Smart was featured in an Atlantic Cities writeup of an article with recent PhD graduate Nick Klein on travel patterns in LGBT neighborhoods. Gay men living in gay neighborhoods travel much shorter distances on average than their straight next-door neighbors do. Read the full article here.
Costs and Benefits of a Road Diet for Livingston Avenue in New Brunswick, New Jersey Robert B. Noland, Dong Gao, Eric J. Gonzales, Charles Brown, and Glenn Patterson. 29 pages. March 2014. Final Report
VTC at TRB January 12-15, 2015 Join VTC faculty and staff at the 2015 Transportation Research Board at the following sessions/workshops/events: Session 281 Event Title: Safety Management Data Analytics: Design, Safety and Human Factors Event Date & Location: Monday, January 12, 2015 10:15AM – 12:00PM Convention Center, 103A Presiding Officer: Jake Kononov, DiExSys LLC Sponsored […]
The Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center and the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy present The Alan M. Voorhees Distinguished Lecture Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Special Events Forum, Civic Square Building HARRIET TREGONING Director, Office of Economic Resilience U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Transportation in the New Economy […]
Returning military veterans and support agencies must consider transportation access to essential services, lest returning military veterans can have a more difficult time reintegrating into civilian life. Transit-oriented development (TOD) may provide a viable option for veterans with disability to help meet their post-service needs independently and successfully. That is the conclusion of the Mineta […]
VTC and Rutgers CAIT have partnered on an exciting study exploring mobility needs & barriers for NJ adults on the Autism Spectrum. We need your help to spread the word about our online transportation needs survey for these NJ adults (18 or older) on the spectrum and their parents. Learning directly about the transportation concerns […]
The Bloustein School and NJTIP @ Rutgers are pleased to collaborate with Goodwill NY/NJ to present the 2014 Ruth Ellen Steinman and Edward J. Bloustein Memorial Lecture, a series of short films as part of the second annual ReelAbilities: New Jersey Disabilities Film Festival on Monday, November 17, 2014. The event will be held in […]