RE: [SJSU_MURPs] Interested in Bay Area transportation planning? Join BATN!
If you are interested in the MTC library's daily transportation news digest, you can either subscribe to their e-mailing list as Irvin described or you can find identical content by visiting the following MTC web page:
UC Berkeley's Institute of Transportation Studies has something similar at the following address (although it seems not to have been updated in the past week and a half):
But BATN is a very good choice if you want to read just one digest (the moderator is quite opinionated, by the way):
> -------Original Message------- > From: irvin dawid > Subject: RE: [SJSU_MURPs] Interested in Bay Area transportation planning? Join BATN! > Sent: 07 Sep '05 14:22 > > In addition to (or instead of) BATN, MTC has a "library" that emails daily , > in a digest version, of articles related to transportation (and then some). > I'll send some info on 'how to subscribe' - does anyone have the > instructions (its been so long since I've been getting it...). Unlike BATN, > the MTC Library sends links only - sometimes a pain in the.... For e.g, > I've not been able to access this particular WSJ article....does anyone have > a subscription? > > HEADLINES FOR SEPTEMBER 6, 2005 > > Rising Gas Prices May Force States To Suspend Tax > http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB112596989840632340,00.html?mod=todays_us_page_one > > Finally, SJSU MURPS subscribers should also recognize that the option that > Dr. Weinstein suggests for BATN - the "digest version", can also be applied > here, to this listserv ----if you want only 1 email instead of individual > postings, go to homepage: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SJSU_MURPs/ > > click on "members", find your email address, and change your Email Delivery > to digest...or the other options listed.... > > Now, does anyone have that WSJ subscription???? > > Irvin Dawid > > ----Original Message Follows---- > From: asha.weinstein@... > To: SJSU_MURPs@yahoogroups.com > Subject: [SJSU_MURPs] Interested in Bay Area transportation planning? Join > BATN! > Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 22:09:57 -0700 > > Greetings, MURPs members - > > Those of you interested in transportation issues in the Bay Area may wish > to join an email list group called "San Francisco Bay Area Transportation > News," or BATN. This is an amazing collection of newspaper articles, as > well as magazine articles and an occasional press release, on every aspect > of Bay Area transportation issues. In the last week, for example, 95 > items have been distributed. But don't be afraid of overwhelming your > in-box. I suggest you sign up for the "digest version," which comes a few > times a week and begins with a handy index of the articles, so you can > skim to see if there is anything interesting to you. I'm forwarding the > latest issue in this message, so you can see what it's like. > > For those of you not particularly interested in transportation planning, > you might still find the list interesting, as there are a number of issues > on topics like smart growth and environmental planning that only touch on > transportation tangentially. > > To subscribe, go to http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BATN/ and click on "Join > This Group." > > Best regards, > > Asha Weinstein > > Assistant Professor > Department of Urban and Regional Planning > San José State University > One Washington Square > San Jose, CA 95192-0185 > email: asha.weinstein@... > phone: 408-924-5853 > web page: http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/weinstein/ > > ----- Forwarded by Asha Weinstein/SJSU on 09/06/2005 10:04 PM ----- > > > > > ------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor --------------------~--> > DonorsChoose.org helps at-risk students succeed. Fund a student project today! > http://us.click.yahoo.com/G7lQgA/FpQLAA/HwKMAA/4tWolB/TM > --------------------------------------------------------------------~-> > > > Yahoo! Groups Links > > <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SJSU_MURPs/ > > <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: > SJSU_MURPsfirstname.lastname@example.org > > <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: > http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/