METRANS UTC News & Announcements

Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC

By Sarah Erickson

Despite the numerous ways that transportation has reinvented itself, it still has not solved the problem of moving people efficiently over short distances. In a seminar held at the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis on November 2, transportation leading mobility innovation expert discussed some emerging forms of transportation that will make us re-evaluate how we move in dense, urban environments.  

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Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC

By Stephen Kulieke, UC Davis

With the issue of how California funds highway and transit projects currently much in the news and on the minds of voters, one of the state’s leading experts on financing transportation gave a tutorial on the complexities of such taxes and fees at the October 26 seminar hosted by the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis.

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METRANS, Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC, SWTWC, MetroFreight, National Center for Sustainable Transportation

The Summer 2018 Issue of METRANS News is now available. Click here for a PDF version.

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METRANS, Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC

By Lauren Mullarkey-Williams, USC BS PPD 2019 - MS GIST 2020

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Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC, METRANS UTC

In recognition of the METRANS Transportation Center’s 20th anniversary, Dr. Thomas O'Brien, Executive Director of the Center for International Trade and Transportation at California State University, Long Beach, reviews the recent history of global trade and what it has meant for the nation and the region with METRANS Director Dr. Genevieve Giuliano. They also discuss the changes brought about by e-commerce and what it means for the future of moving goods.

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