Episode 13: Making the Bus Sexy Again

By March 7, 2019 Uncategorized

What if you could get around quickly and reliably in a state-of-the-art vehicle that you didn’t have to drive, park, fuel, or insure? No, it’s not an Uber or a self-driving car… it’s the bus! In this episode, we talk to Cam Hardy of the Better Bus Coalition in Cincinnati, Ohio, about why buses are chronically unloved and underfunded. Plus, we look at attempts to make buses cool through the power of advertising, and hear the latest battle news from the global War on Cars.

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Show notes:

Cincinnati’s Better Bus Coalition

Cam Hardy’s epic Facebook Live bus rant

The Bus” from Greater Toronto’s GO Transit

Midttraffik bus ad from Denmark

Human Transit, Jarrett Walker’s blog