29 Apr '14, 8pm

Majority of millennials want access to better transit options - News - METRO Magazine

Majority of millennials want access to better transit options - News - METRO Magazine

• Almost two-thirds of millennials (64%) say that the expense of owning a car is a major reason they want be less reliant on one, including 77% of Millennials who earn less than $30,000 a year. The benefits of improved public transit aren’t limited to not wanting to depend on a car to get around. Almost all millennials (91%) also believe that investing in quality public transportation systems creates more jobs and improves the economy. When asked about transportation options, such as public transportation, car- and bike-sharing services, and pedestrian friendly streets, 80% of millennials say it's important to have a wide range of options, and over half of millennials surveyed (54%) would consider moving to another city if it offered a wider, better range of options for getting around. "These findings confirm what we have heard from the business and elected leaders we work...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/news/story/2014/04/majority...

Tweets

Transit Oriented Development is the key to better cities

Transit Oriented Development is the key to bett...

treehugger.com 29 Apr '14, 12pm

Walking is the most natural, affordable, healthy and clean mode of travel for short distances, and a necessary component o...

Currently reading

noisefestival.com 02 May '14, 11am

NOISE rocks my world because it's completely unbiased and fair. It's not who you know or what you've done before, anyone c...

Aging boomers want good transit, walkable cities and public parks

Aging boomers want good transit, walkable citie...

treehugger.com 01 May '14, 4pm

There are some interesting data in a new study from AARP, What Is Livable? Community Preferences of Older Adults They inte...

Work How You Want | Green Building and Design

gbdmagazine.com 03 May '14, 3pm

: Chris mentioned being at one of those long tables in a meeting. You’re leaning backward trying to see the information on...

BYD's first Calif.-built all-electric bus unveiled - News - METRO Magazine

BYD's first Calif.-built all-electric bus unvei...

metro-magazine.com 29 Apr '14, 7pm

joined a host of local, state and company officials at the unveiling of BYD ’s first California-made, all-electric 40-foot...

Millennials value heritage more than Gen X’ers:...

luxurydaily.com 29 Apr '14, 8am

Guest using horse stall at Dorchester Collection’s Coworth Park A new report by the Luxury Institute found that millennial...

We Want Sandals!

We Want Sandals!

high.heels.com 02 May '14, 10pm

Kentucky Derby Style Tweet Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s going to be dressed most fabulous of them all? The Kentucky De...

Angela Nahikian of @Steelcase shares the future...

gbdmagazine.com 02 May '14, 7pm

: Chris mentioned being at one of those long tables in a meeting. You’re leaning backward trying to see the information on...

Why ridesharing is a way bigger deal for suburban seniors: In a recent Atlantic Cities article, Paul... #METRO

Why ridesharing is a way bigger deal for suburb...

metro-magazine.com 28 Apr '14, 5pm

article, Paul Supawanich discusses his use of ridesharing services and how they are an important option for the aging comm...

Catching more quality Z's can make you a strong...

runnersworld.com 01 May '14, 3pm

No lab test can tell you exactly how many hours of sleep you need--the number varies widely by individual. But the average...

Find out about the Metro staff that star in our new ad campaign highlighting the £389m modernisation programme

Find out about the Metro staff that star in our...

nexus.org.uk 28 Apr '14, 4pm

We are working hard to ensure the region has a reliable Metro system that will last well into the next century. The all-ch...

Become A Better Customer & Enjoy Better Service...

aspirantsg.com 30 Apr '14, 1pm

I always enjoyed dining out at Australia or Taiwan. The service staff at cafes and restaurants are genuinely proud of thei...

DOES ANYONE WANT TO GO I WANT TO BUY TIX HOLY SHIT

esplanade.com 06 May '14, 2pm

Don’t miss these HD screenings of the finest British Theatre productions at Esplanade! For the first time in Singapore, Es...