Good Ideas in Transportation – A Streetstorm

Ok, Streets.MN folks, this is a survey.

We bloggers are well known for complaining about things. Transportation seems to progress slowly, yet we know it can go faster.

Well, what are the best ideas in the transportation field? We don’t want to talk about specific projects, rather what are the “best” ideas, policies and technologies that are not yet widely deployed here. (Define “best” as you wish)

I will seed the list:

Please add more in the comments, along with rationales or advantages and disadvantages. In the spirit of positivity, don’t judge or say mean things (like “that won’t work” or “your idea is stupid and your mother is a taxi”) about other people’s ideas. The ideas can and should be original, so even if it has never been said or thought before, please say it here.