Transportist: December 2019

Welcome to the latest issue of The Transportist, especially to our new readers.  As always you can follow along at the or on Twitter.


Master of Transport at the University of Sydney

Transport Accessibility Manual

  • The Committee of the Transport Accessibility Manual will meet at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington DC in January:

Transport Accessibility Manual Working Group (SAM20-0007 AP050)
Tuesday, Jan 14, 2020  8:00AM – 9:45AM (US Eastern Standard Time)

  • We will be discussing the first (preliminary) draft of the document, which will be distributed to mailing list members before the meeting. Contact me directly if you would like to be added to the mailing list.

Talks and Conferences


Book Sales


Transport Findings

Education by Others

  •  Visualizations to teach intro topics for transportation engineering by University of Illinois at Urban Champaign professor Lewis Lehe
  • Urban Engineering for Sustainability is a new book by my colleague and University of Illinois at Chicago professor Sybil Derrible.

Transportist Blog

News & Opinion

Australian Expression of the month:

  • “The Big Smoke” – Sydney