London to begin pay-by-phone option
LONDON — A new system that expands on the current Oyster card scheme will soon allow tube riders to purchase fares by swiping their cell phone. For the full story, click here.
L.A. to develop transit plan
LOS ANGELES — City officials will hire a consultant to plan improvements for public transit and decrease traffic. The project will be funded by a proposed parcel tax. For the full story, click here.
Montreal Transit receives $310M
MONTREAL. — The 2008 budget for the city of Montreal revealed the increased sum devoted to public transit; service will increase by as much as 20 percent next year. For the full story, click here.