The Across Latitudes and Cultures BRT Centre of Excellence is pleased to announce a monthly webinar series to share timely public transit research and encourage ongoing collaboration. The series is open to anyone and will address issues relevant to researchers and practitioners. Please share this announcement with your extended network. Last webinar was:
Examples of BRT implementation in South Africa: Metropolitan and small city issues and differences Presented by Bill Cameron: Director, Network Development Department of Transport, Pretoria; and Pauline Froschauer: Director, Namela Projects (Pty) Ltd, Pretoria. Friday, May 30th at 11am Eastern Standard Time (17 South Africa Standard Time) See summary, presentation and video below.
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There are a number of BRT planning initiatives in South African cities, beyond just Johannesburg and Cape Town. This webinar will present on a metropolitan city application and a medium-sized city application. In each case there are challenges to overcome, but both face the particularly challenging problem of overcoming the spatial legacy of Apartheid.