The Mac Weekly

Gordy’s Transportation Tales: Final message to Mac

April 28, 2017

By Gordy Moore This week’s edition of The Mac Weekly is the very last of my college career, so it is fitting that in it I will discuss one of the central issues I’ve studied during my college career: transit and transit funding...

Gordy’s Transportation Tales: A better 63? Transport updates

February 24, 2017

This week, I decided to focus exclusively on local transportation news and updates! There’s been a recent spate of announcements and some fresh controversy, so I am going to lay it out for you all. I’ll be discussing a wi...

Visting the Winter Cycling Congress : Learning to bike in the Twin Cities

February 5, 2016

The Winter Cycling Congress began in Minneapolis on February 2, with 275 people from all over the world converging. The Winter Cycling Congress adopted its name due to the issue at hand. There are real and perceived barriers to...

Global Citizenship in the News to focus on Twin Cities

November 13, 2015

Next Thursday, Nov. 19, the final installment of this semester’s "Global Citizenship in the News" series will conclude with a discussion on the local transit system and the ways in which tensions within this system reflect on...

Love thy neighborhood: Green line is a’comin

February 28, 2014

President Obama announced a $302 billion transportation plan at St. Paul’s Union Depot on Wednesday Feb. 26, making the argument that our infrastructure is crumbling and that current levels of spending do not meet its depreciation ra...

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