Virgin Hyperloop One built a trip-planning app for a transportation method that doesn’t exist yet

Curbed » One of the leaders in the tubular transport system, Virgin Hyperloop One—recently renamed after a substantial investment by Richard Branson—has debuted an app that illustrates how easy it might be to travel from, say, Vegas to LA. Hey, don’t worry about the fact that the actual hyperloop isn’t real yet!

2018-01-10T13:13:49+00:00 January 8th, 2018|California, High-Speed Rail, Nevada|

The hyperloop has a new world speed record: 240 mph

The Verge » Now with airlocks!

2017-12-22T08:55:37+00:00 December 19th, 2017|California, Nevada, Rail, Roads, Urban|

Las Vegas mayor pushing to widen I-15 between Primm, Barstow

Las Vegas Review-Journal » Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is still carrying a torch for plans to widen Interstate, aiming for the project to cross the finish line by the time Los Angeles hosts the Summer Olympics in 2028.

2017-10-25T10:30:35+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|California, Highways, Nevada|

Carpool lanes, digital signs will change how Las Vegas drives

Las Vegas Review Journal » Rather than express lanes, motorists will be able to access carpool lanes along Interstate 15. And, giant, dynamic digital screens will tell us how fast to drive and warn of potential traffic snarls. The improvements are part of the $1 billion Project Neon, which calls for widening the Spaghetti Bowl freeway interchange of I-15 and U.S. Highway 95 by 2019. Just a year into construction, Project Neon is about 40 percent complete.

2017-08-09T12:50:06+00:00 August 6th, 2017|Highways, Nevada|

Downtown Las Vegas glimpses possible transportation of the future

Las Vegas Review-Journal » The city’s test with driverless cards is over. Here’s what officials learned.

2017-06-29T12:58:26+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Nevada, Urban|
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