public transportation

ESI’s Richard Voith and Peter Angelides pen op-ed on Philadelphia Commuter Rail Tunnel for PlanPhilly

November 26, 2014 / Comments Off on ESI’s Richard Voith and Peter Angelides pen op-ed on Philadelphia Commuter Rail Tunnel for PlanPhilly

Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) principals Richard Voith and Peter Angelides wrote an op-ed piece for PlanPhilly.com on the Philadelphia Commuter Rail Tunnel that was published on the site on Nov. 21, 2014. The piece discusses the tunnel as it reaches the 30th anniversary of its opening, its origins and how the city, SEPTA and commuters […]

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Voith Quoted on SEPTA Home Prices Impact

November 11, 2013 / Comments Off on Voith Quoted on SEPTA Home Prices Impact

Philadelphia Inquirer columnist, Alan J. Heavens, in the article, On the House: SEPTA Rail Lines Boost Suburban Home Prices, Study Finds, quoted ESI President and Prinicpal Dick Voith in response to ESI’s recent report, The Impacts of SEPTA Regional Rail Service on Suburban House Prices. The article discussed the current report, but also spoke of Voith’s […]

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SEPTA Report | Philly Mag

May 8, 2013 / Comments Off on SEPTA Report | Philly Mag

Sandy Smith cites ESI’s SEPTA report in Philly Mag
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> full article
> SEPTA report

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Solutions For: TIGER Grant Applicants

April 22, 2013 / Comments Off on Solutions For: TIGER Grant Applicants

Office of the Secretary of Transportation announces $473.847 million to be awarded by the DOT to TIGER program
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>Dilworth Plaza: TIGER Success Story (ESI)
> Solutions for TIGER grant applicants (ESI)
>Cost-Benefit Analysis (ESI)

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Understanding SEPTA’s Statewide Economic Value

April 10, 2013 / Comments Off on Understanding SEPTA’s Statewide Economic Value

In 2007, the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia (Economy League) and Econsult teamed to evaluate the consequences on Southeastern Pennsylvania and the Commonwealth of underfunding SEPTA. Funding solutions were identified and acted upon, but circumstances have changed and once again in 2013, despite achieving its highest ridership levels in 23 years, SEPTA is confronted with […]

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Ardmore Transit Center Analysis & Ongoing Consulting Services

October 1, 2011 / Comments Off on Ardmore Transit Center Analysis & Ongoing Consulting Services

Econsult Solutions, Inc. has been working with LowerMerionTownship to create a pedestrian friendly transit oriented development in downtown Ardmore, Pennsylvania. Econsult Solutions, Inc.’s work with the Township began in conjunction with a major planning process directed by Hillier Architecture. Econsult Solutions, Inc. teamed with Hillier in order to provide a financial feasibility assessment of the […]

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