Publications and Other Stuff

Here’s a listing of all of the writing (and a few other bits of media) I’ve had published in places other than this blog. I used to attach this to my resume, but it’s getting too long, so now I’ll just include a link to this page.

Published Work

“Plan Flaws Mar New Train Line’s Promise,” New Haven Independent, March 2, 2018. http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/hartford_line/ 

TRANSREPORT: Long-Distance Commuting in the Boston Region: Necessity or “Strategic Mobility Choice”? (blog-style summary of report below) http://ctps.org/transreport/article?page=0

Long-Distance Commuting in the Boston Region: Necessity or “Strategic Mobility Choice”? Report prepared through the Staff-Generated Research Program of the Boston Region MPO. http://ctps.org/long-distance-commuting 

“A Brief History of the Capital Region’s Much-Admired Light Rail System.” All Over Albany, 8/2/2017. http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2017/08/02/alternate-history-light-rail (satire/alternative history)

“Metra’s Not-So-Electric Plan.” South Side Weekly, 7/18/2017. https://southsideweekly.com/metras-not-electric-plan/

“How we ended up talking about a gondola between downtown Albany and the train station,” All Over Albany, 2/22/2017. http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2017/02/22/how-we-ended-up-seriously-talking-about-a-gondola

“Must (Only) the Rich Have Their Trains?: The Future, Past, and Present of Mainline U.S. Urban and Suburban Rail.” Master’s Paper, University at Albany MRP Program, Spring 2016 https://itineranturbanist.wordpress.com/masters-paper-must-only-the-rich-have-their-trains/

“Thinking about Capital Region Light Rail” All Over Albany, 6/20/2016 http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/06/20/thinking-about-capital-region-light-rail

“Thinking about Capital Region commuter rail” All Over Albany, 5/24/16 http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/05/24/capital-region-commuter-rail

“Designing for safer Capital Region Streets” All Over Albany, 5/12/2016 http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/05/12/designing-for-safer-streets

“Ideas for Lark Street’s longterm future” All Over Albany, 3/17/2016 http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/03/17/ideas-for-lark-streets-longterm-future

“Lark Street and the competition among the Capital Region’s hip urban areas” All Over Albany, 3/15/2016 http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/03/15/lark-street-competition-with-other-areas

“What if Tearing Down I-787 Could Actually Improve Traffic?” All Over Albany, 2/1/2016. http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/02/01/what-if-tearing-down-i-787-could-actually-improve

“New Haven Needs Less, Not More, Parking.” New Haven Independent, 1/8/2016. http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/a_lot_more_than_parking/

Various posts for Tri-State Transportation Campaign’s Mobilizing the Region blog, Summer 2015. http://blog.tstc.org/?s=Sandy+johnston

“MTA’s Success, Challenges Necessitate Cooperation on New Capital Plan.” Gotham Gazette, 6/16/2015. http://www.gothamgazette.com/index.php/opinion/5772-mta-success-challenges-necessitate-cooperation-on-new-capital-plan-johnston

“Never-Built Path Could Link Rockview to Buses.” New Haven Independent, 3/9/2015. http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/rockview_solution/

“Houston Could Point the Way for City’s Buses.” New Haven Independent, 5/27/2014. http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/bus_options/

“All Aboard? Define ‘Streetcar’ First.” New Haven Independent, 1/17/2014. http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/trolley_or_streetcar_details_ma/

Interviews and Other Media

“The South Side’s Strange Train,” Interview with Daniel Kay Hertz. South Side Weekly, 7/22/2016. http://southsideweekly.com/the-south-sides-strange-train/

Appearances on “Capital Green Scene,” WVCR 88.7 FM, aired 7/2/2016 and 9/3/2016. http://goo.gl/cREiIx and http://goo.gl/csAN0p.

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