- 66% of Americans say they want more transit options and 57% want to spend less time in the car.
- In 2005, the average American living in an urban area spent 38 hours delayed in traffic.
- Americans living in areas where they must drive spend up to 25% of their income on transportation, while those living in areas with more extensive and accessible public transit spend about 10%.
- Transportation contributes to 28% of all US greenhouse gas emissions.
Friday, April 23, 2010
Posted by Chris Bosley at 9:08 AM