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Public transit consultant. Previously a bus driver. UIowa grad, transpo nerd, former Coloradoan. Tweets are my own.

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Joined Twitter 7/10/11


Anyone who's lived in a one-car family household will know that mediocre transit can be liberating in comparison to… https://t.co/zMRrs9lolu
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysOn top of that, there are many rural households that own one vehicle for multiple adults household members. Conseq… https://t.co/w4nfc5unuN
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysJust found this 2020 analysis of bus stop improvements, a powerful example of 'mundane mobility' solutions. Salt L… https://t.co/k1ds60045i
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysIn my case, please use my casket as a battering ram to enter City Hall, force open the office doors of whoever is m… https://t.co/hwN4Ifs8CA
Retweeted by 65-minute headways"If the president wants to break the country out of its zoning straitjacket, the infrastructure plan should ensure… https://t.co/G816G2JKij
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @upstatefederlst Facts my guy, 99% of traffic stops could be done by and may Allah forgive me, cameras if you are r… https://t.co/sFFSu7hA6C
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysCahill denies motion for sequestration and additional questioning. In re police killing in Brooklyn Center, Cahill… https://t.co/V1ji5rlsmU
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysIf youre a local official who is hesitant about allowing high rises because you're concerned about the impact on tr… https://t.co/qCnEMspYgm
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysNew >> A poll from @DataProgress and Vox shows that by a **22 point margin**, likely voters support conditionalizin… https://t.co/kvauUqK3T1
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysHijacking Megs tweet to reiterate why folks in places like WV harp on rural broadband. Developers & business folks… https://t.co/7Wmb97pnNv
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysMost of the electricity produced by the Indian Point nuclear plant has been replaced by burning natural gas, which… https://t.co/hBK5UzzA4s
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysAs a mark of respect for Prince Philip, National Rail have made their employees unable to read the National Rail ti… https://t.co/QfTeX99xUP
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Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysPeru seems headed towards a far-left vs far-right presidential election run-off. Pedro Castillo from the communist… https://t.co/UU1JyuAz2u
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysI am again reminded today that if I die biking on the streets of any town, you are directly authorized to raise hell about it.
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysHe was super passionate about bicycling. If you're worried about "using" his death to demand that DC gets its act… https://t.co/z8ygnI1Q10
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @Jamesinclair @YIMBY_Princeton @julestrainman @nzsd Purchase price, sure, but why would rent prices face substantia… https://t.co/fLxpvRWPGAAn 18-year-old professonal bowler converted a 7-10 split on TV today for the first time in 30 years. https://t.co/4Qfhy546fr
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysOn an awful day, a shadow of good news. https://t.co/nFknuIXfYf @mnolangray @_KennyUong_ My condolences, Nolan.Their Route 5 is currently rerouted in two different places due to two completely separate police killings of Black… https://t.co/ycikvE4XquPretty remarkable to watch a Newsmax host try to smwar an American soldier for owning a gun, though.
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @_omondo_ I somehow managed to never get an 830 class. Almost had one but it was canceled due to low projected attendance.Plopable buildings are infrastructure, growables are not.Infrastructure, in Biden's proposal, is like SimCity or Cities Skylines: Anything you have to build is infrastructu… https://t.co/v0sgOtOQH8Interesting point from @Noahpinion about a potential downside of high speed rail (HSR), which I hadn't considered… https://t.co/Ry5uXZGIUF
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4/12
2021
@sandypsj The answer on Chicago-St. Louis is "have a long think about how you spent $1b+ on high-speed rail with nothing to show for it."
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysWhen you see a story like this, remember that the anonymous bicyclist is someone's loved one, someone's dear friend… https://t.co/9Y26qLDXus
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysCovid spreading out of control because 25% of the population has totally tuned out public health advice while the m… https://t.co/7HPYPPhlPR
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysWe've accreted all these little regulations where each individually seems reasonable but when you put them all toge… https://t.co/szCadOEdRI
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThe vaccination plans that put 200 million people in phase 1 and 100 million people ahead of seniors are sort of em… https://t.co/4hZQm5Naro
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysA gem hidden in plain sight: This memorial from 1919 to Brooklyn Rapid Transit company employees who perished in Wo… https://t.co/FNhWl298iN
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysMaybe you don't even count as a worker at all in the Post's opinion if you take the wrong side in one of these vote… https://t.co/i2E7SnkcDG
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysIf you're one of the 1,798 who voted on the prevailing side, the Post doesn't say your side won, but instead presen… https://t.co/4HIr8jFoAS
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysGotta say it's a little weird that the first example people think of when it comes to racist highways is the weird… https://t.co/w5f6EWb17X
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysbears are infrastructure https://t.co/lV184L7xmc
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysimagine surviving the Stalin years followed by enough battles on the Eastern Front of WWII to win a chest full of m… https://t.co/Zdug5q2mGw
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysthe one trend that stands out for me in finance and markets over the past decade is increasing desperation to achie… https://t.co/RNRXPzwNML
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysyeah, because @SecretaryPete is 100% correct on this one https://t.co/WZEX38e0BD https://t.co/dM3LLOKBIg
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysEach is covering one of the nation’s biggest stories.... Each is also a Black journalist, reporting on an issue of… https://t.co/6KqVDYozVt
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysAnd if it's not actually all that dangerous, and a lot of the talk about danger is really just a pretext to do a lo… https://t.co/vwLVBp5Xti
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysOf course police should stop people who are driving dangerously, and, yes, of course they should do it when the pla… https://t.co/wId3WQwmD2
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysTraffic stops make police officers nervous, because they're constantly told that they could be shot at any moment.… https://t.co/xlzLgBKMAc
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysMy takeaway from the most recent scary, terrible thing to happen during a traffic stop is the same as it's always b… https://t.co/wQyd13VLER
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThere's a lot of competition, but my favorite Boehner story ever hasn't been told, I don't think, and I highly doub… https://t.co/kATP08jdIW
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysOne of Seattle’s “European-style curbless streets.” The lack of a curb creates a shared environment that encourages… https://t.co/dJqVxgkMFA
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThe part of the presentation I worked the most on: a track diagram of improvements made to ZOO Interlocking before… https://t.co/SfnGkb7mwy
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @dylanlscott As a person who descends from a long line of needle-phobic people, I can say that the J&J shot is pref… https://t.co/TQi9BLDUqQ
Retweeted by 65-minute headwayswe’re administering literally 3 million shots a day and we’re closing sites because of 11 or 12 people??? and I do… https://t.co/MGcrpazDEy
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysIn 2015 someone took the audio from the BBC’s coverage of a parade in North Korea and dubbed it over footage of a r… https://t.co/s3jUJlgmM0
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysPolis says RTD needs "reform." But the biggest impediment to reform at RTD is... Jared Polis, who insists on spend… https://t.co/7hRXWft9D5
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysNew development is a lagging indicator of gentrification in superstar cities. By the time that shiny new condo buil… https://t.co/fmCMGvGy93
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThis is NOT accurate at all. Those were updated topline results of trial participants from both their pivotal Phase… https://t.co/SYLxhy3SmK
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThis is a portion of the org chart of the Illinois Department of Transportation. Undoubtably most states are even m… https://t.co/RP6eu7uM2W
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @sandypsj @nilocobau @stevevance Without tangible results, it very much gives the impression that the project's pol… https://t.co/FfcuvExWh0 @Zmapper @nilocobau @stevevance I am still so pissed off about this. An utter fiasco.
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @nilocobau @stevevance Without the speed boost, it basically ended up being free track replacement for UP. @YIMBY_Princeton @nilocobau The way they justified picking Alt P despite its high cost was an unquantified higher r… https://t.co/UZTqvWMjlW
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @inaoifeble @nzettelplanning i think a lot about what the absolutely psychotic original plan for the canalport subd… https://t.co/X3dTGnCTNZ
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @YIMBY_Princeton @nilocobau So you agree that they can be compared.Important to remember the last time we tried this the money either disappeared with no results (Illinois) or got mi… https://t.co/qNG6v2BUzZ
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysArguably the richest Country in Human History wants to give its national railway 10s of billions of dollars Nation… https://t.co/50Hp8J9FV2
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @YIMBY_Princeton @nilocobau They can both be compared.“babe we have guests, go get the fancy cups” https://t.co/LdiZTvTraK
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysRemove 👏 all 👏 the 👏 lead https://t.co/vrieXfQpvs
Retweeted by 65-minute headways“Got a traffic ticket?” https://t.co/JUjL06sz8r
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysEvery housing subsidy is a policy failure
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysCalifornia needs a “$1000/square foot rule” that says if housing in a neighborhood is selling for over $1000/square… https://t.co/dFEYkgUlCZ
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4/11
2021
A normie FB friend posted this. Wait until they learn how zoning rules everything around them. https://t.co/K48mXG2hp5Soon there will be people who qualify for Medicare whose entire lifetimes have postdates the NYC subway's era of be… https://t.co/Sz5qvX35wr
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysA lieutenant in uniform was pulled over by police for no reason, held at gunpoint, pepper sprayed from inches away,… https://t.co/LKYOHqVb0W
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysVirginia cops don't respect the troops. https://t.co/UxKUIzEyRuAPTA fleeing California for Florida this year for their in-person convention. https://t.co/F1ULiXKY1h @alon_levy @HeadwaysMatter @ajlamesa @mtsw Discount pricing of perishable goods adds value for operator and consume… https://t.co/qRlyOAcADksmh Eugene truly just the peak of college town/old hippy NIMBYism
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysCatbus https://t.co/VgflmGfdmf
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @HeadwaysMatter For what it's worth, I checked the length of the BNSF Front Range rail this route will use. 119.4 m… https://t.co/hP1q3Wn0ms
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThis is next-steps stuff, but what deeply worries me is it will definitely take *leadership, accountability, and cr… https://t.co/5kQHmO4woF
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysAccording to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, people with disabilities are less likely to own cars, more li… https://t.co/WKwgwFRDhe
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysA common trope is that people with disabilities cannot walk and need to drive, and therefore any policy that might… https://t.co/fvHPDywK4F
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysAccounts with 250-1500 followers are the middle class of Twitter
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4/10
2021
Unplug all the deep freezers https://t.co/cn6p6voaSq
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysVehicle Revenue Hours – a measurement of how much transit service is run. These numbers are submitted monthly to th… https://t.co/Nr2ACDMQ4r
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysand it’s going to be a tough sell why a built-from-scratch, multimillion dollar system didn’t bother to include any… https://t.co/9YXerxdyiN
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @bensh__ Utilities have similar small-scale TBMs for burrowing under roads and the like.I beg you, though, please find a new free speech metaphor that isn't based on an authoritarian Supreme Court decisi… https://t.co/2MP50Lw3Gt
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysIt's probably for the best that Mr. Popehat is on a twitter break. https://t.co/WPsRNnZlDS
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @greg_shill Eventually. Eventually.We are really downplaying the fact that whatever vaccine skepticism there is in certain communities of color pales… https://t.co/08iL7PSWWt
Retweeted by 65-minute headways @bdebone2 @A320Lga @sandypsj @asmallteapot @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau El Paso Lim… https://t.co/COmcaGafsh @ebwhamilton Congratulations! @A320Lga @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @sandypsj @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau Given that DUS is a stub terminal,… https://t.co/prTGL4S6NX @A320Lga @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @sandypsj @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau The frequency is appalling. I'd lik… https://t.co/iZOjsepZrR @sandypsj @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @A320Lga @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau Yes. Ft. Collins was boosted to 25 mph a few years ago. @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @A320Lga @sandypsj @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau And Bustang already runs 4 trips a… https://t.co/TDXf1LJJqr @Union_Tpke @AmtrakConnects @A320Lga @sandypsj @alon_levy @yfreemark @nilocobau 2h30 and change Denver — Cheyenne?… https://t.co/FZaj2yWayyThe challenge in a professional setting is to remind yourself that your value is mostly not your personal knowledge… https://t.co/02kTKAqstV
Retweeted by 65-minute headways"my laundry machine uses gigabytes of traffic every day" is another one of those fun things we can say now that we… https://t.co/rPeVrLruxR
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysThe pins Amazon supervisors handed out. From @MikeElk’s video. https://t.co/WNIuuagyH3 https://t.co/PJi043bDKZ
Retweeted by 65-minute headwaysSouth Bend and its suburbs population history. The suburbs have grown at nearly the same steady pace for the past… https://t.co/jRvMPNA00H
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4/9
2021

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