Public Transportation

If you have access to it, public transportation is an important step in greening your life, because it cuts down on your environmental impact. Mass transit options transport larger numbers of people in a smaller, more efficient manner than solitary commuting by personal vehicle. Many cities have great bus and rail transport systems for the residents' convenience and decreased carbon footprint. (Photo: Flickr)

Atlanta transit hub is getting curious new addition: A soccer field

Electric bus gets 350 miles on single charge

7 not-so-common videos of people dancing on the subway

Metro LA's rail safety PSAs are a masterwork of gallows humor

Santiago Metro to get big boost from wind, sun

Townhouses replace racehorses at San Mateo redevelopment site

Why self-driving cars won't replace mass transit

L.A.'s new bus stop benches look like swell places to sit for a spell

Allure of connectivity boosts public transit

She lives on a train because it's cheaper than rent

How Scotland is championing car-free tourism

How 5 international cities are going car-free