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Ideas Do Uber and Lyft Cause More Traffic?

How Lyft and Uber Affect Transportation Patterns

The United States has some of the worst traffic congestion in the developed world: in 2017, drivers here spent an average of 41 hours stuck…

How Lyft and Uber Affect Transportation Patterns How Lyft and Uber Affect Transportation Patterns
Ideas Transportation Planning for Operations

The Why, What, and How of Planning for Operations

We’re two planners who have come to realize that being good planners means thinking more like non-planners. What do we mean? Good planning considers the…

The Why, What, and How of Planning for Operations The Why, What, and How of Planning for Operations
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What Does Traffic Calming Calm?

The speed of drivers? The number of drivers? The impatience of drivers? The stress level of residents?

What Does Traffic Calming Calm? What Does Traffic Calming Calm? What Does Traffic Calming Calm?
Ideas Accessibility in Transportation Planning

The Importance of the Equity Lens in Transportation Planning and Design

An equity lens helps planners and designers see the needs of every person potentially served or impacted by every transportation decision. It’s best applied when…

The Importance of the Equity Lens in Transportation Planning and Design The Importance of the Equity Lens in Transportation Planning and Design
Ideas Kittelson & Associates' John Zegeer

Honoring the Life & Legacy of John Zegeer

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of John Zegeer, former Senior Principal Engineer at Kittelson—a dedicated colleague, a trusted mentor, and a dear friend…

Honoring the Life & Legacy of John Zegeer Honoring the Life & Legacy of John Zegeer
Ideas Big Data and Machine Learning in Transportation

How Machine Learning Data is Changing Our Streets

Machine learning has been an important tool for several decades. It has been used for diverse tasks such as handwriting recognition, patient monitoring, facial recognition,…

How Machine Learning Data is Changing Our Streets
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3 Ways to Improve Public Transportation Sustainability

Finding solutions that enhance equity and sustainability for communities will always be central to the work we do as transportation professionals. Through research and data…

3 Ways to Improve Public Transportation Sustainability 3 Ways to Improve Public Transportation Sustainability
Ideas Biking to Work

Getting to Work the Kittelson Way

Here at Kittelson, we like to think of ourselves as transportation nerds… and that transportation nerds get to work differently than the average US commuter….

Getting to Work the Kittelson Way
Ideas Kittelson Internships

Finding the Right Internship for YOU: Part Two

Once you’re confident in the guiding principles and opportunities presented, it’s time to engage in practical steps to demonstrate how your internship is a good fit. Kittelson interns past and present tell you how.

Ideas Road Diet Florida

FDOT Integrates Design with Context to Implement Complete Streets

FDOT takes the principle of Complete Streets to the next step by integrating a context classification into its design manual to design speed ranges for non-access-limited state roadways.

FDOT Integrates Design with Context to Implement Complete Streets FDOT Integrates Design with Context to Implement Complete Streets