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Saturday, April 25, 2009

In the U.S., stats show less driving, more transit use

Reuters discusses the decline in American automobile dependence and the concurrent rise in public transportation ridership.
"[It's] as if people... started a new travel behavior, a new habit. And they have stuck with their habit."

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