BRT - Coming to a neighborhood near you

You can now review the Environmental documents for the AC Transit BRT project. If you don't know what BRT is, here are some videos to introduce the concept:

Update: Draft EIR is now available on the web

Dutch "Phileas" BRT Project:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6uySqyS38v0

Curitiba, Bogota, and Brisbane (Part 1)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNDAt-6alh0

Part 2:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jctlibmCssQ

Automatic bollards are sometimes used in Europe to keep cars from entering the bus lane. Occassionally, a motorist will stupidly try to sneak into the lane by tailgating the bus:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWnfeDtnuds