Author Archive | David Levinson

Heavy Commercial Average Annual Daily Traffic (HCAADT) by Corridor: 2012

Chart of the Day – Trucks

Today’s Charts of the Day concern trucking in Minnesota: Source: MnDOT  Annual Transportation Performance Report 2012 Streets.mn is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.

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Nice Ride - Walk Accessibility at 40 minutes

Access by Nice Ride

I took my first Nice Ride last week. I had ridden a bicycle before, and I had used bike rental before (though not one of the modern automated systems), and I had used transportation vehicle “sharing” before (see e.g. ZipCar and Car2Go with mixed results), but I had not put all those things together. I finally […]

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Total domestic shipments, to, from, or between Minnesota locations (excludes international shipments and "through" shipments)

Chart of the Day – Shipments

Today’s Chart of the Day examines shipments to, from, or between Minnesota locations Source: MnDOT  Annual Transportation Performance Report 2012 Streets.mn is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.

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Are Streets Too Inviting to Cars? | MPR

Streets.mn’s Bill Lindeke appears on MPR’s Midmorning discussing (audio at link): Are streets too inviting to cars? It’s been only weeks since the streets of the Twin Cities were buried in hard-packed snow, with parking limited to one side and intersections made hazardous by icy surfaces and obstructed sight lines. Now, with the streets mostly […]

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Annual Rail Shipments in Minnesota (in Millions of Tons)

Chart of the Day – Rail Shipments

Today’s Chart of the Day concerns freight rail (and may explain performance issues with passenger rail) Source: MnDOT  Annual Transportation Performance Report 2012 Streets.mn is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.

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Annual Port Shipment Tonnage (in millions of tons)

Chart of the Day – Port Shipments

Today’s Chart of the Day – Port Shipments on Lake Superior and the Rivers Source: MnDOT  Annual Transportation Performance Report 2012 Streets.mn is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.

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