Public Transit Is Underfunded Because the Wealthy Dont Rely on It | Autopia | Wired.com

Another report has come out in support of Bus Rapid Transit BRT, an innovative way to provide public transit at a low cost with dedicated bus lanes, stops, and schedules.The study PDF, from pro-transit group Embarq, found that BRT drastically reduced commute times, improved air quality, and cut road fatalities in congested cities like Bogota, Istanbul, Johannesburg, and Mexico City. And we already know that BRT is one of the most cost-effective public transit investments a municipality can make.

via Public Transit Is Underfunded Because the Wealthy Dont Rely on It | Autopia | Wired.com.

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