Mobility

A civil debate: Are driverless cars good for cities?

With experts predicting widespread autonomous vehicle (AV) adoption in the not-too-distant-future, many policymakers, designers, and ordinary citizens are left scratching their heads, uncertain of what to expect and how to…

Freeway as gateway to the city

The Presidio — a 1,491-acre national park situated between San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge — offers visitors access to stunning views and fascinating historical artifacts. Over the past…

A view of airport design from 36,000 feet

With four decades of experience in the air travel industry, Sue Baer was recently named Arup’s global aviation leader. In this series of short videos, she discusses the factors influencing…

How can data improve transit design?

Sarah Kaufman, assistant director for technology programming at the NYU Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management, discusses the relationship between data, needs-based transit design, and neighborhood employment profiles.