Making Public Transport Irresistable: Your Ideas from #citytalk
We hosted our eleventh #citytalk tweetchat last week, this time looking at how cities move. There was some serious discussion around the importance of investing in quality public transport solutions that are frequent, affordable, and take people where they need to go, but our favourite moment came when we asked you to share your ideas for making public transport fun. Here’s some of the best bits:
Is it a train or a movie festival?
A8 Barcelona ran a film festival whose entries where only shown in the trains and had to be underground oriented.#citytalk
— This Big City es(@thisbigcityes) October 30, 2012
Improve it with paint
— Rashiq Fataar (@RashiqFataar) October 30, 2012
Projects to remind people public transport exists
— Open Streets CT (@OpenStreetsCT) October 30, 2012
Gamification (or no pants)
A8 Theres always the no-pants subway ride. Also content to read on standing handles. Gamification can be huge here. Racing friends #citytalk
— Gareth Pearson (@TheSkillsmith) October 30, 2012
Public transport heroes
Subsidise with more effective advertising
— futurecapetown.com (@futurecapetown) October 30, 2012
— Jace Deloney (@JaceDeloney) October 30, 2012
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