How Miami Advocates Are Holding Officials Accountable for Transit Performance

How Miami Advocates Are Holding Officials Accountable for Transit Performance

TRANSIT ALLIANCE | STREETSBLOG USA the advocates at Transit Alliance Miami released a tool that lets anyone track Metrorail’s performance on any given day. The tool tracks every train arrival at Metrorail’s Government Center station, and how that performance compares to scheduled service.

Miami Fellows: "If You Have a Deep Love for The 305, Apply"

Miami Fellows: "If You Have a Deep Love for The 305, Apply"

MIAMI FELLOWS | MIAMI FOUNDATION BLOG As The Miami Foundation gears up for the next Miami Fellows class, I can’t help but chuckle at the stream of memories from my circa-2016 vantage point. At the time, I was filled with doubt about applying. My mantra: “If you have a deep love for the 305, apply.”

Active Design Miami: Building Connections for Holistic Community Health

Active Design Miami: Building Connections for Holistic Community Health

ACTIVE DESIGN MIAMI | CENTER FOR ACTIVE DESIGN Active Design Miami tailors evidence-based strategies to unique local needs, elevating connectivity—both physical and social—as an overarching goal for shaping design and development across the region’s 35 jurisdictions.

Municipal support for “active design” builds in Miami-Dade: Panel

Municipal support for “active design” builds in Miami-Dade: Panel

ACTIVE DESIGN MIAMI | THE REAL DEAL Municipalities across Miami-Dade County are considering “active design” guidelines that encourage exercising, socializing and other elements of a healthy lifestyle.

Transportation Public Transit Day magnifies South Florida's mass transit woes

 Transportation Public Transit Day magnifies South Florida's mass transit woes

PUBLIC TRANSIT DAY | BIZ JOURNALS The Miami-Dade County mayor eschewed his normal arrangements and instead used public transportation, becoming just one of dozens of elected officials and county residents who pledged to participate in an initiative dubbed Public Transit Day.

Discounts! Freebies! But you’ll have to ditch your car and take the bus

Discounts! Freebies! But you’ll have to ditch your car and take the bus

PUBLIC SPACE CHALLENGE | MIAMI HERALD Even if you love your car, kiss it goodbye for a day and say hello to the bus or the train. That’s what the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works is asking you to do Friday as part of the first-ever “Public Transit Day.”

‘Public Transit Day’ to boost public transit system

‘Public Transit Day’ to boost public transit system

PUBLIC TRANSIT DAY | MIAMI TODAY Building upon the steps Miami’s leaders have taken, Ms. Fishman-Lipsey and Ms. Viciedo have joined with Miami-Dade as well as Broward officials to declare Dec. 9 as “Public Transit Day” and encourage everyone to use public transportation for the day.

Miami’s PARK(ing) Day helps turn pavement to green space

Miami’s PARK(ing) Day helps turn pavement to green space

PARK(ING) DAY | MIAMI HERALD As urban development increases in South Florida, Miamians are less likely to find green spaces among the gray buildings. Last week’s PARK(ing) Day challenged creative types around Miami to find new ways to turn city blocks into public open spaces.