Transportation News Update: May 31, 2023

In this issue of our #TNU, we're summarizing articles covering topics including:

  • Turnpike has begun final phase of new All-Electronic Tolling implementation using Open Road Tolling for free-flowing mode of collecting tolls without plazas or booths
  • Lyft discontinues "shared rides" money-saving feature
  • PNC discount parking perk for Pittsburgh employees succeeds free pilot program
  • Mobility could be transformed by 2035, with US car sales dropping as much as 30% compared with 2015 levels
  • New solutions for off-grid EV charging emerge from Austin
  • Audi deploys new technology intended to save cyclist and pedestrian lives by partnering with Spoke Safety tech startup
  • The role of bikes in the future of transportation
  • Congestion pricing plan gets green light in New York City despite opposition
  • PennDOT announced that traffic fatalities and crashes decreased statewide in 2022