30 Jan '15, 9pm

How much do public transit users save yearly?

How much do public transit users save yearly?

The average annual savings for public transit riders is $9,069, according to the American Public Transportation Association 's (APTA) January Transit Savings Report. Individuals who ride public transportation instead of driving can also save, on average, more than $756 per month. The savings are based on the cost of commuting by public transportation compared to the cost of owning and driving a vehicle which includes the Jan. 28, 2015 average national gas price — $2.04 per gallon — and the national unreserved monthly parking rate numbers. APTA releases this monthly Transit Savings Report to examine how an individual in a two-person household can save money by taking public transportation and living with one less car. The national average for a monthly unreserved parking space in a downtown business district is $166.26, according to the 2012 Colliers International Parking R...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/management-operations/news/...

Tweets

#Jomashop Save up to 28% on rolex watches at @Jomashop

#Jomashop Save up to 28% on rolex watches at @J...

buxoff.com 30 Jan '15, 12pm

Save up to 33% on rolex watches at jomashop.com Save up to 33% on rolex watches at jomashop.com Save up to 47% on Omega br...

Public markets in many cities are under threat. This is a campaign to save them: @PPS_Placemaking

Public markets in many cities are under threat....

Saved! Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington, narrowly escaped the wrecking ball thanks to community action in the 1960...

The Sustainability and Public Transportation Wo...

apta.com 25 Jan '15, 11pm

The 2015 Sustainability and Public Transportation Workshop is scheduled for August 2-4, 2015 , at The Nines Portland, 525 ...

Four Great Examples of Art in Metro Stations and Why It's Popular

Four Great Examples of Art in Metro Stations an...

A successful transport system connects people with their city not only physically, but also culturally. While public trans...