February 23, 2010

Here's one argument for the busway

Here's a pro-busway piece from the Tri-State Transportation Campaign's blog. Be sure to read the comments, too.
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Positively Right said...

To quote "Otter" from Animal House, bull s___!

Positively Right said...

1)"The busway project will provide better and quicker service for 16,000 passengers..."

-This is certainly debatable. Who will use this? Most commuter traffic to Hartford is not from New Britain!

2)...and generate 4,000 jobs over the next three years while reducing congestion.

-Yeah and then what after that? We need to attract businesses (like manufacturing) that provide long-term jobs, not temporary construction jobs.