According to a USPIRG report, our metro lately experienced a 21% decrease in vehicle miles traveled. (The second largest decline in cities where the data were available). I’d say that bodes well for bike share’s feasibility.
Do you know any UWM grad students interested in data?
UW-Milwaukee has rescheduled the data analysis and data viz class that Virginia Carlson and I are teaching to the Spring semester.
Urban Planning 692-07: Data Analysis & Visualization
Information is most enlightening and persuasive when presented well. This course will cover data visualization theory and its real-world application. From your favorite spreadsheet program to open source tools like R, MapBox, and Python, students will learn effective ways to wrangle and visualize data.
Tuesday nights 5:30 to 8:10pm | AUP 194
The course is open to all graduate students and there is still room for additional students. Spread the word!