Re: [carfree_cities] "Nobody with a choice ever took a bus anywhere."
> Let me tackle that in a somewhat more aggressive way, if only to keep thingsYes, the alternatives to single driver cars could be working into place even now.
> warmed up here. The goal of a sustainable transportation system is to piece
> together a wide spectrum of technologies and services that offer high
> quality options to single driver car travel in cities. Now as it happens, a
> very significant part of the strategy is to render such travel (i.e., cars
> thus used) just that much more difficult and less possible each year: a
> gradual shift which gives people time to adjust to a new, better and more
> sustainable transportation configuration.
They will not hasten the failure of the auto traffic systems in the US metro areas,
but they will make it less painful.