Despite the Bay Area’s green reputation, the survey also painted a stark portrait of how stubborn the practice of driving to work alone remains. Two-thirds of those surveyed either worked or went to school. Of those, 68 percent said that they drove alone, with 17 percent reporting using public transit and 10 percent carpooling. NYTimes
It is time to give up the half-measures. We need to make urban public transit fare-free.