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Mondays 59: Teddy Bear Windows

April 13, 2020

This week we chat about racial disparities in Coronavirus deaths, the coming housing crunch, and have some fun naming the Western States Pact.

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Mondays 56: Design in a Pandemic

March 23, 2020

This week Shut Ins Local #101 meets again to talk about quick transportation thinking from Seattle and Bogota while discussing urban design in the time of a pandemic.

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Transcript: It Came from TRB! Part 1

March 17, 2020

We’re posting transcripts to the Talking Headways podcast episodes as we can clean them up from the AI. Here’s the transcript from the first part of our trip to the TRB Annual Meeting.

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Episode 55 – Shelter in Place

This week we’re joined by Tracy McMillan and Chrissy Mancini Nichols. We chat about the Coronavirus and some of the changes we might see after it passes. We chat about 3d printed homes outside of Austin and some of the reasons why transit is hard to do in the US.

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Mondays 53: Tunnel Vision

March 9, 2020

This week I’m solo on the podcast talking about corporate landlords, Austin Transportation, the BQE tunnel, Indianapolis’ transit mayhem and more!

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Talking Headways Transcripts: Episode 271

March 1, 2020

We’re going to start posting transcripts for the Talking Headways podcast episodes. We did a test a week or so ago and it turned out pretty good.  So here’s episode 271 with David Levinson.  I’ve also posted the audio at the top as well.

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Mondays 53: A Different Look at Loading Docks

February 24, 2020

This week on Mondays at The Overhead Wire, Chrissy Mancini Nichols is back on the show and we talk HS2 in England, London’s congestion, Los Angeles data and disparities in urban areas in the United States.

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Transcript: Talking Headways Podcast #85

February 17, 2020

So we’ve gotten a lot of requests in the past to create transcripts, but never did it because it was either too expensive or time consuming. But I think the cost and time have come down to a place where we can start posting them. So here’s the first one (Episode 85: You Can’t Swim After the Storm) which we posted as a bonus episode over Christmas and hopefully there will be more and I’ll try to post them soon after the episodes are posted.

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Mondays 52: #TransitMascot

February 10, 2020

This week on Mondays, Ian Griffiths of Seamless Bay Area joins the show to talk about connecting the dots on transit agency integration, a national architecture executive order, and a little bit of the details on Amazon’s HQ2.

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Mondays 50

This week Laramie Bowron joins the show to talk about Nashville, the Menino Mayors Survey, Andy Byford and more!

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Mondays 48: So Much Bad Service

December 16, 2019

This week Chrissy Mancini Nichols joins the show to talk about Miami’s Velocia app, Jakarta’s transit expansion, the urban media landscape and much more!

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Mondays 45: Crash Not Accident

November 25, 2019

This week we’re here on our own before the Thanksgiving holiday here in the United States.  We don’t do a story of the week but we review a few big stories from the week before.

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