But where other efforts failed, $4 gas is succeeding, and people in the region and around the country are shifting to public transit in record numbers. They are discovering an underfunded and incomplete system, one that works well in some places and sometimes, but is often far below what it should be. It seems the richest country in the world cannot afford world-class public transit.
- From Sen. Adam Kline, who represents the 37h Legislative District and Phil Mitchell, director of the Greater Seattle Climate Dialogues and the founder of 2People.org, an online citizens network for climate action.
For details on how to get involved in addressing this issue, check out the Greater Seattle Climate Dialogues.