Tag: access

Infrastructure, Public Institutions

Public safety workers everywhere will soon have access to datacasting, thanks to new agreement

October 11, 2016

Via: StateScoop

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) First Responders Group and America’s Public Television Stations (APTS) signed an agreement Sept. 20 that will make datacasting available to public safety workers nationwide. Datacasting is a method of […]

Public Transport

Report: Access to Car-Share and Bike-Share Is Worse in Communities of Color

July 29, 2016

Via: NYC Streets Blog

Car-share and bike-share services are making it easier to go without owning a car in American cities, but access to “shared-use” systems remains limited in communities of color compared to majority-white neighborhoods, according to a new analysis from the Shared Use Mobility Center [PDF]. SUMC […]