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Small things

Small things

It’s a small thing but … Art-Austria has set-up a huge tent in the MuseumsQuartier (MQ) courtyard for a three-day art show exhibiting Austrian paintings and art. So far, so good. But … Why here? The MQ courtyard is one of the most beloved open spaces in Vienna. It’s...

Experimentation in Transport – Examples

Experimentation in Transport – Examples

In our paper Experimentation in Transport Planning: BridgeX Case Study presented at the 2021 Transportation Research Board annual meeting, we looked at how experimentation has been used to test transport changes before a decision is made whether to keep, refine or...

Traffic Signals for Active Mobility

Traffic Signals for Active Mobility

I've found, in my walks and rides through cities, that traffic signals really impact my route selection. I avoid intersections where I need to wait a long time or need to cross in multiple stages (the completely awful waiting on a traffic island with traffic speeding...

Vienna Cafes – Wiener Kaffeehäuser

Vienna Cafes – Wiener Kaffeehäuser

Vienna is famous for its cafes and coffeehouse culture. Like many cities that developed rapidly in the late 1800s apartments in Vienna were small and people needed space. Cafes provided meals, places to meet, places to read newspapers and to be "at home". Many cities...