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Commission member had investment conflict


skyTran

skyTran

Aug. 10, 2017- West Ashley Revitalization Commissioner pushed group to consider a transit technology he invested in (Charleston Post & Courier). "Commissioner Morris Ellison...criticized the planning effort because it didn't consider personal rapid transit as a possible solution to West Ashley's traffic problems. He then recommended ...skyTran, a personal rapid transit company he's invested in, and Mobi, a startup analytics firm he learned about through his business dealings with Israel."

Extremely Pod & Incredibly Light


Transit X

Transit X

Aug. 1, 2017- "Owner of pod transit system woos Marlboro": Designer of 100 lb. pod makes the rounds of Massachusetts communities. No mention of Marlboro being the site of Raytheon's PRT demonstration in the 1990s, at the company's Boston Post Rd campus.

Greenlight for PRT, 5 other techs


"Pod taxis" like Metrino are being considered.

"Pod taxis" like Metrino are being considered

Jul. 28, 2017- India thinktank NITI Aayog tells the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to permit six new transport technologies.

The Fold

Jobs, high-tech transportation focus in Detroit


Coleman Young II

Coleman Young II

Jul. 10, 2017- skyTran is favored by Detroit mayoral candidate Coleman Young II

• Primary: Young advances, but incumbent Mike Duggan leads by wide margin.

Personal Rapid Covfefe


Mixed message

Mixed message

June 2, 2017- Hours after backing Paris Accord pullout, BeachTran founder announces MOU for nonpolluting electric maglev transit.

Keywords: florida clearwater

City tram as taxi


"Streetcar" Individual. Money.pl

"Streetcar" Individual. Money.pl

Apr. 25, 2017- Warsaw University of Technology (Warsaw Polytechnic) displays model of its PRT design at the Hannover Messe industrial fair. Interview with Prof. Wlodzimierz Choromanski; the prior "Eco-Mobility" branding is oddly absent.

"Individual Tram". Pods and bots at Hannover Messe.

Clemson priorities


Clemson mobility. Upstate Today

Clemson mobility. Upstate Today

Apr. 20, 2017- Planners pick top issues facing Clemson, SC. Mayor J.C. Cook says transit is more than buses, thinks PRT has promise.

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