Trolleybuses still exist across many transit systems in North America, but some transit agencies are beginning to cut back on them out of a mistaken belief that they are obsolete. Reece Martin explains in this video why that belief is wrong and how newer generation trolleybuses can be useful to transit systems.
Stephen is a professional urban planner in Puget Sound with a passion for sustainable, livable, and diverse cities. He is especially interested in how policies, regulations, and programs can promote positive outcomes for communities. With stints in great cities like Bellingham and Cork, Stephen currently lives in Seattle. He primarily covers land use and transportation issues and has been with The Urbanist since 2014.