Tag: transit riders

Travel & Public Transit

Why are transit riders who jump fares treated so much more harshly than drivers who steal parking spaces?

September 11, 2019

Via: TreeHugger

It’s time for some fareness. In New York City, the fine for fare jumping (or as our editor found out, not having the right transfer even though she had a Metrocard) is $100. If you are a driver and don’t […]

Travel & Public Transit

Americans Are Abandoning Public Transit—but Don’t Blame Uber

February 13, 2019

Via: Wired

IN PHILADELPHIA, A small group of transit riders sat down to talk about what sucks about the bus. “What is it about the bus?” the interviewer said, and they were off. “They got to stop at every corner,” one rider […]