08 May '18, 11am

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The time you waste sitting in traffic is annoying, but the air pollution it causes is even worse! To have a mobile, healthy, and happy population, cities need fewer cars — especially as their populations grow. But how do you actually get people out of cars and into buses and subways, or onto bikes? Well, it’s a controversial plan that banks on the idea that people hate tolls even more than they hate traffic. Meet … congestion pricing.

Full article: https://grist.org/article/traffic-sucks-heres-a-plan-to-f...

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