Media Coverage

MTI’s expertise in surface transportation topics has brought the organization a great deal of media coverage. This list represents a sample that includes print and broadcast stories.

Date Title Media Outlet
05/13/2020 RETRC – University Transportation Center Spotlight – COVID-19 — Thursday May 14th 11:00ET
05/12/2020 Faculty Research: Sexual Harassment on Public Transit
05/11/2020 Caltrain braces for service termination as a last resort Fox KTVU2
05/11/2020 Exposing Russian information operations does not violate the First Amendment The Hill
05/08/2020 Will Bay Area traffic come roaring back after COVID-19? It might if we ditch transit for cars San Jose Mercury News
05/07/2020 Philbrick: Transit workers put their lives on the line for us San Jose Spotlight
05/04/2020 SJSU Update News, interview about COVID-19’s impact on Uber and Lyft, and the use of face masks SJSU Update News
05/04/2020 Mineta San Jose joins other Bay Area airports in mask requirements Fox KTVU2
05/02/2020 Harbor Trucking Association May 2020 Newsletter Harbor Trucking Association
05/01/2020 Vehicle Attack Threat to Essential Personnel, Public RADAR
05/01/2020 Strategies for Solving Transit Employee Shortages AASHTO MTAP Newsletter
04/29/2020 Pandemic offers transportation planners a chance to rethink commuting Palo Alto Online
04/28/2020 Influence of Electronic-Docking Stations on China's Dockless Bikesharing Programs: Evidence from Beijing Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
04/28/2020 Phone Apps Tracking More People Out and About KCBS Radio
04/27/2020 Want Equitable Cities? We’ll Need More Women in Transportation Planning
04/20/2020 ISIS families held in Syrian camps face uncertain futures. Now, the coronavirus also looms. Jefferson Public Radio (JPR)
04/17/2020 Diridon: Good cars, bad cars San Jose Spotlight
04/13/2020 How will public transit survive the COVID-19 crisis? Daily Kos
04/07/2020 SJSU Emergency Management Expert Frannie Edwards Offers Webinar On COVID-19 Washington Square Magazine
04/04/2020 Coronavirus in the Bay Area: 10 before and after photos San Jose Mercury News
04/03/2020 California Electric Vehicle Growth Spurs Look at Mileage Fees Bloomberg Law
04/01/2020 How Will Public Transit Survive the COVID-19 Crisis? Capital & Main
03/31/2020 VTA wants to build world's biggest subway tunnel in downtown San Jose SF Gate
03/29/2020 BART’s San Jose extension is woefully delayed, and the hardest part is still to come San Jose Mercury News
03/27/2020 VTA light rail service halted; trainee tests positive for COVID-19 Fox KTVU2