Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Thursday, September 07, 2006
Where the Car is Not King (BBC on Portland, OR)
"Over the last 10 years, public transport use has gone up by 65% and they have managed to avoid a predicted 40% increase in congestion.
And, incredibly for a city in the world's most car dependent nation, they're eradicating over 62 million car trips a year, which means car use is growing at the slowest rate anywhere in the United States."