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April 2016

Improving the Commute – and Economic Development – With BRT

Tom Ewing, Staff Editor, Area Development (Q2-2016)

Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) offers communities many advantages, but systems across the nation have met with varied measures of success.
A few years back, Indiana’s Department of Transportation (INDOT) established a website for project information on I-69 and I-465, the outer-belt that encircles Indianapolis and Marion County, Indiana’s biggest metro area and capital city. INDOT explained that Operation Indy Commute is an initiative “to strategically eliminate recurring commuting bottlenecks”. Operation Indy Commute costs $65 million for new interchange capacity and access lanes.
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Indy Mass Transit Expansion Moving Ahead

InsideIndianaBusiness.com
Apr 27, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS –A measure that would give Marion County voters a say in expanding mass transit has taken a step forward. After a public hearing, a City-County Council committee approved a “do-pass” recommendation for the proposal, which calls for a referendum on a 0.25 percent income tax hike to fund public transportation projects. Read more…

Improving the Commute – and Economic Development – With BRT

Tom Ewing, Staff Editor, Area Development (Q2-2016)

A few years back, Indiana’s Department of Transportation (INDOT) established a website for project information on I-69 and I-465, the outer-belt that encircles Indianapolis and Marion County, Indiana’s biggest metro area and capital city. INDOT explained that Operation Indy Commute is an initiative “to strategically eliminate recurring commuting bottlenecks”. Operation Indy Commute costs $65 million for new interchange capacity and access lanes.
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