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Divvy: Helping Chicago’s New Bike Share Find Its Balance

2018-05-12T14:08:46-05:00

“Wow! What is that? Where’d you get it?,” the beach-going twentysomething asked me. I looked up from the map on my phone and steadied the powder-blue bike under me to answer his question. It was, of course, a Divvy bike - part of Chicago’s hot new bike share system. As a car-less visitor in Chicago, [...]

Divvy: Helping Chicago’s New Bike Share Find Its Balance2018-05-12T14:08:46-05:00

CTA: Why Bus Crowding Happens and How Data Can Help

2018-05-12T14:08:46-05:00

We've all been there: standing at an intersection, waiting for the bus to come. Passengers keep arriving at the stop, and you start to realize you could have a crowded ride ahead. When the bus finally arrives, it's packed. Should you wait for the next bus? Or will it be just as crowded - or [...]

CTA: Why Bus Crowding Happens and How Data Can Help2018-05-12T14:08:46-05:00