Learn/ Regional Transportation Trends

Emerging technologies are rapidly enabling innovations in transportation modes and services. Transportation network companies (TNCs) or ridesourcing companies such as Lyft and Uber, microtransit services, courier network services such as Postmates, docked and dockless active transportation modes, connected vehicles and infrastructure, electric vehicles and infrastructure, and autonomous vehicle advancements have already influenced individual behavior, travel patterns, and built environments. Their continued impact on varied arenas-including land use, transit, environment, and economics-will require changes in planning, policy, and operations at the city, regional, and state level.