Blog Post | Metropolitan Infrastructure Initiative
Cars Remain King and Barrier to Economic Opportunity
October 23, 2014,
While more Americans are relying on alternative modes to get to work every day, cars still define most commutes. Over time, these high driving rates not only reflect a built environment that continues to promote vehicle usage—despite recent shifts toward city living and job clustering—but also call into question how well our transportation networks offer access to economic opportunity for all workers.